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Canada’s Wireless Prices to Increase Due to 5G Spectrum Auction: Analysts

The federal government recently added $8.91 billion to its coffers, thanks to the 5G spectrum auction, with incumbents Rogers, Telus and Bell spending over $5 billion to nab up airwaves. Bell: 271 licenses won for $2,074,088,697 Rogers: 325 licenses won for $3,325,600,269 Telus: 142 licenses won for $1,947,488,091 Known as mid-band 5G, 3500 MHz, or 3.5GHz...

Apple’s New 4-inch iPhone with 12-MP Camera Will Reportedly Cost $400-$500

According to a new report from MacRumors, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi-Kuo has issued a research note to investors where he claims that Apple’s next-generation 4-inch iPhone will feature a 12-megapixel camera, as opposed to the rumoured 8-megapixel camera. Kuo says Apple's widely rumoured next-generation 4-inch iPhone is about to enter mass production and is estimated...

What the Analysts Are Saying About Apple’s Q1 2016 [Roundup]

The holiday quarter of 2015 (fiscal Q1 2016) turned out to be better or in line with what Wall Street analysts expected, but as of writing this article Apple's stock price is down 5.72% to $94.27. Analysts, instead of addressing the most profitable quarter Apple has had, focused on the company's guidance for the second...

iPhone Sales Projected to Exceed 50 Million for Fiscal Q4

Apple will today report is fourth fiscal quarter earnings after the market closes, so all eyes are on the company. As usual, analysts will take their best shot at predicting the sales numbers for iPhones, iPad and Macs, and Fortune’s Philip Elmer-DeWitt compared the forecast of amateur and professional analysts.  For the same period last...

Here Is What the Analysts Are Saying About Q3 2015 iPhone Sales

iPhones sales have grown 35% year-over-year, as Apple reported 47.5 million units for the past quarter. Still, its stock price was down in after-hours trading, as Wall Street analysts say Apple has failed to meet expectations, despite revenue growth of 33% and $202 billion in cash. The best estimates for this quarter came from a pair of...

June-Quarter iPhone Sales Predicted as High as 50 Million

As Apple is preparing to release its June-quarter earnings later today after the markets close, Fortune's Philip Elmer-DeWitt has gathered the best sales forecasts from professional and independent analysts. As it turns out, analysts are confident Apple had a great quarter and expect the company to report the sale of up to 50 million iPhones. Based...

Wall Street Assesses Apple Q3 Figures

Apple has reported strong third-fiscal-quarter sales of 35.2 million iPhones – accounting for 53% of the company’s revenue – but it also failed to meet some of the Wall Street’s expectations. Fortune has gathered some of the analysts’ takeaways from yesterday's report. Gene Munster of Piper Jaffray pointed to Apple’s lower-than-expected September quarter guidance, claiming...

Analysts Peg Apple Q2 2014 Earnings Up 2.4%, But Revenue Down

Analysts aren’t betting on high March-quarter Apple earnings, which will go public tomorrow, according to a Fortune survey of professionals and indies. The majority of the 40 analysts Fortune spoke with agree that earnings per share would grow roughly 2.4% to $10.33. But in terms of revenue, the forecast is within Apple’s guidance, meaning: between...