Apple Inc (AAPL.OQ)
22 Sep 2017
Fri, Sep 22 2017
SAN FRANCISCO/SYDNEY/TOKYO Apple Inc's launch of the iPhone 8 kicked off with less fanfare on Friday than new models in previous years in the United States, Asia, Australia and Britain, as fans held out for the premium iPhone X, due out in early November. | Video
LONDON Technology stocks attracted $1 billion in the week to Wednesday, their second largest inflow on record, Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) data showed on Friday, after Apple launched a new iPhone and chipmakers rallied.
U.S. stock indexes slipped on Thursday as investors braced for a third interest rate hike this year and the United States ordered new sanctions against North Korea. | Video
* Indexes down: Dow 0.24 pct, S&P 0.30 pct, Nasdaq 0.52 pct (Updates to close, adds commentary)
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 21 U.S. stock indexes closed lower on Thursday, with market heavyweight Apple out of favor on concerns about its latest iPhones, while financials rose as investors reacted to rising expectations for a third interest rate hike this year.
* Indexes down: Dow 0.16 pct, S&P 0.19 pct, Nasdaq 0.33 pct (Updates to late afternoon, adds commentary, changes byline)
* Yen weakens vs dollar after Fed signals it might hike this year
Apple Inc on Wednesday conceded its latest smartwatch unveiled a week ago has problems with its most important feature: the ability to make phone calls and access data without an iPhone nearby. | Video
Sept 20 Apple Inc's latest smartwatch may have packed many impressive features of a smartphone, but occasional mobile connectivity issues and poor battery life held back several reviewers from recommending the device.
HONG KONG/SINGAPORE Slowing innovation at iPhone maker Apple gives Asian rivals their best chance yet to conquer developed markets, retailers and consumers say - thanks to better designs and lower prices.