Apple Inc. (AAPL) is Stokes Capital Advisors LLC’s 7th Largest Position

Experts say many Chinese consumers are likely to reject Apple's iPhone price increases and instead buy less costly models from competitors. The statement from one of the world's largest companies will further rattle investors already anxious ... More..

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Bluefin tuna sells for record $3.1 million at Tokyo market
by | Sunday, January 06, 2019

Bluefin tuna sells for record $3.1 million at Tokyo market

The price works out to 1.2 million yen per kilogram. It was bought by Kiyoshi Kimura, president of Sushi Zanmai, a major sushi restaurant chain. 'I bought a good tuna, ' he told AFP after the auction. Jam...More..

Strong US jobs growth makes 'mockery' of market fears
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Strong US jobs growth makes 'mockery' of market fears

US stocks were pummelled on Thursday after Apple slashed its revenue forecast due to weak demand in China and a report showed US manufacturing activity slumping to a two-year low, reviving fears about a globa...More..

Is it the China slowdown or is it just Apple?
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Is it the China slowdown or is it just Apple?

In November, Cook cited slowing growth in emerging markets such as Brazil, India and Russian Federation for a lower-than-anticipated sales estimates for the company's fiscal first quarter. Many analysts and inv...More..

What's Going On With Apple
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

What's Going On With Apple

On the positive side of things, Cook is reporting increased sales in a few avenues of note , namely in services, accessories, and in the sale of wearable tech like smart-watches and iPatches, to name but a few...More..

Apple plunges after slashing revenue guidance for its holiday quarter (AAPL)
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Apple plunges after slashing revenue guidance for its holiday quarter (AAPL)

All other guidance metrics-gross margin, operating expenses, other income, and expense, and tax rate-remained generally unchanged, Apple said. Cook also confirmed that iPhone upgrades in several developed m...More..

Tesla Had a Record Quarter, so Why Did its Shares Just Nosedive?
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Tesla Had a Record Quarter, so Why Did its Shares Just Nosedive?

Now, Tesla has taken things a step further, opting to slash the price of its Model 3 , Model S, and Model X vehicles by $2,000 across the board. Whereas Tesla began 2018 with production being the big cha...More..

Cyberattack From Abroad Hits Newspaper Distribution Across US
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

Cyberattack From Abroad Hits Newspaper Distribution Across US

Marisa Kollias, spokesperson for Tribune Publishing, wrote in a statement to NPR's David Folkenflik: "On Friday, some of the print production systems at Tribune Publishing were interfered with, causing a de...More..

China says meeting with U.S. on trade in January
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

China says meeting with U.S. on trade in January

The meeting will be the first face-to-face meeting between the two countries since Presidents Xi and Trump agreed to a 90-day trade truce during the G20 summit in Argentina last month. During a regular brie...More..

Sears at Park City Center in Lancaster among those closing in March
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

Sears at Park City Center in Lancaster among those closing in March

The company's chairman, Eddie Lampert, is believed to be attempting to purchase the company through the hedge fund he manages, ESL Investments. A manager at the Kmart in Fostoria declined to answer question...More..

Sears closing 80 stores in March, including Fostoria Kmart
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

Sears closing 80 stores in March, including Fostoria Kmart

Hoffman Estates-based Sears Holdings Corp. said it notified workers at the closing Sears and Kmarts, including Sears stores in Fairview Heights and Cherry Valley, on Thursday. Lampert poured millions of dollars...More..

A Power Plant Explosion In NYC Had Everyone Convinced Aliens Were Invading
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

A Power Plant Explosion In NYC Had Everyone Convinced Aliens Were Invading

No one was seriously injured, though an employee at the substation reported eye irritation, Con Ed said. InsideEdition.com's Lisa Voyticki reports. In October 2017, a transformer on Cherry Street blew up ...More..

United States stocks lose momentum a day after Dow's record gain
by | Saturday, December 29, 2018

United States stocks lose momentum a day after Dow's record gain

All three major USA indexes - Dow, S&P and Nasdaq - finished down 2 percent or more on Christmas Eve . The S&P 500 index fell 44 points, or 1.8 percent, to 2,423 as of 12:55 p.m. Other major indices includ...More..

Dow rallies, closes up more than 1,000 points
by | Friday, December 28, 2018

Dow rallies, closes up more than 1,000 points

Earlier this week, the NY stock exchange recorded its worst-ever Christmas Eve plunge, following reports that US President Donald Trump had considered firing Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell . The D...More..

USA regulators tell Mnuchin nothing out of ordinary in markets
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

USA regulators tell Mnuchin nothing out of ordinary in markets

He said he made calls to the CEOs of America's largest banks. Jaret Seiberg is an analyst for Cowen & Co. "It was totally out of left field and an odd thing to do", the person said, describing the timing o...More..

OPEC in a ‘Whatever It Takes’ Moment to Prop Up Oil Prices
by | Thursday, December 27, 2018

OPEC in a ‘Whatever It Takes’ Moment to Prop Up Oil Prices

Prices earlier rose as much as 2%. " What's happening in the stock market is raising fears that the economy is grinding to a halt and thereby will basically kill any future oil demand ", Phil Flynn, an analys...More..

Donald Trump blasts U.S. central bank again over rate hikes
by | Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Donald Trump blasts U.S. central bank again over rate hikes

Troubles in Washington have escalated in recent days with a partial government shutdown that began on Saturday following an impasse in Congress over funds for a wall on the border with Mexico. The US treasury...More..

Here’s a list of stores and restaurants open on Christmas
by | Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Here’s a list of stores and restaurants open on Christmas

Foodarama Market: Christmas Eve open, hours vary by location. Open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day regular hours. He's on a quest to start and finish all the shopping in a single day. Canada Post is ...More..

Stores offering deals, staying open late on Christmas Eve
by | Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Stores offering deals, staying open late on Christmas Eve

Even Chick-fil-A will be open the day before Christmas Day . Timber Kitchen and Bar will offer a Christmas dinner menu from 1 to 8 p.m. on Christmas Day . on Christmas Day with full bar service and a ...More..

Powerful winds, snow warnings in B.C. cuts off power, cancels ferries
by | Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Powerful winds, snow warnings in B.C. cuts off power, cancels ferries

Fortunately, he was plucked off the pier by helicopter and carried to safety. The powerful windstorm that swept across British Columbia's south coast Thursday is being described by BC Hydro as one of the most...More..