For the quarter that ended in September, Apple earnings were the highest ever, and share prices have followed suit. Even with more competition on the horizon, Wall Street analysts are bullish.
Citigroup announced better-than-expected earnings, which helped boost the broader stock market.
Stock market news was slightly negative Monday morning, as world markets fell and earnings expectations were weak.
The People's Daily, a mouthpiece for the Communist Party of China, criticized the Apple iPad for making it too difficult to install pirate software or illegally download movies.
Apple has scheduled a "Back to the Mac" event for October 20. Let the guessing game begin.
Smartphones with Windows 7 mobile operating system are designed to compete against Apple and Android. But some analysts are wondering whether Microsoft's smartphones strategy is swimming against the current.
Verizon 4G service will be available in Boston, Chicago, and Settle, among other major American hubs.