Week 30 Oct – 5 Nov 2017

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read_this The stock market this week Impact
read_this Portfolio indices Impact
read_this Portfolio stocks: AAPL AMZN EBAY FB GOOGL GOOG PYPL TWTR V VMW

read_this The stock market

Market indices

indices

^ Market indices this week (mouseover for 12-month view) Chart: Google Finance

Index 3 Nov 17 Week 27 Oct 17 Month 31 Oct 17 Year 30 Dec 16
S&P500 2,587.84 0.26% 2,581.07 0.49% 2,575.26 15.59% 2,238.83
Dow Jones 23,539.19 0.45% 23,434.19 0.69% 23,377.24 19.11% 19,762.60
NASDAQ 6,764.44 0.94% 6,701.26 0.55% 6,727.67 25.66% 5,383.12

read_this Portfolio Indices

Index performance

:-) Both of our indices pushed through “round numbers” this week:

  • Our USD-denominated index closed above 3.000, and
  • Our AUD-denominated index closed above 4.000.

indices

^ USD and AUD denominated indices over the past 52 weeks (mouseover for max view) Chart: Bunting

home This week’s performance

Index 3 Nov 17 Week 27 Oct 17 Month 31 Oct 17 Year 30 Dec 16
U S dollar index 3.082 4.06% 2.962 1.54% 3.035 46.41% 2.105
Australian dollar index 4.005 4.39% 3.837 1.63% 3.941 38.33% 2.895

read_this Portfolio Stocks

AAPL: Apple, Inc 3 Nov 17 Change 27 Oct 17 home
Friday close $172.50 5.8% $163.05
P/E (historical) 19.60 Change 18.53
P/E (1 year fwd) 18.52 Change 17.47
Market Cap $891.002 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 180 range: $ 140 to $ 208
Analyst recommendations 18 strong buy, 5 buy, 4 hold, 2 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q4/2017 2 Nov 2017
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0000320193
AAPL
^ Apple price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

AMZN: Amazon Com, Inc 3 Nov 17 Change 27 Oct 17 home home
Friday close $1,111.60 0.97% $1,100.95
P/E (historical) 282.13 Change 279.43
P/E (1 year fwd) 262.78 Change 267.15
Market Cap $535.649 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 1250 range: $ 1100 to $ 1430
Analyst recommendations 28 strong buy, 4 buy, 2 hold, 1 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q3/2017 26 Oct 2017
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0001018724
AMZN
^ Amazon price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

EBAY: Ebay, Inc 3 Nov 17 Change 27 Oct 17 home home
Friday close $37.50 1.9% $36.80
P/E (historical) 5.56 Change 5.46
P/E (1 year fwd) 22.75 Change 22.36
Market Cap $39.171 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 38 range: $ 32 to $ 45
Analyst recommendations 9 strong buy, 1 buy, 14 hold, 1 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q3/2017 18 Oct 2017
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0001065088
EBAY
^ Ebay price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

FB: Facebook, Inc 3 Nov 17 Change 27 Oct 17 home home
Friday close $178.92 0.58% $177.88
P/E (historical) 34.67 Change 40.52
P/E (1 year fwd) 34.14 Change 31.89
Market Cap $519.619 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 210 range: $ 140 to $ 230
Analyst recommendations 21 strong buy, 3 buy, 0 hold, 0 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q3/2017 1 Nov 2017
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0001326801
FB
^ Facebook price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

GOOGL: Alphabet, Inc 3 Nov 17 Change 27 Oct 17 home home
Friday close $1,049.99 1.58% $1,033.67
P/E (historical) 35.15 Change 34.61
P/E (1 year fwd) 32.41 Change 32.00
Market Cap $729.535 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 1150 range: $ 880 to $ 1275
Analyst recommendations 22 strong buy, 3 buy, 4 hold, 0 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q3/2017 26 Oct 2017
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0001288776
GOOGL
^ Alphabet (GOOGL) price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

GOOG: Alphabet, Inc 3 Nov 17 Change 27 Oct 17 home home
Friday close $1,032.48 1.3% $1,019.27
GOOG
^ Alphabet (GOOG) price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

PYPL: PayPal Holdings, Inc 3 Nov 17 Change 27 Oct 17 home home
Friday close $73.39 3.28% $71.06
P/E (historical) 56.89 Change 55.09
P/E (1 year fwd) 52.83 Change 52.07
Market Cap $88.208 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 77.5 range: $ 52 to $ 83
Analyst recommendations 26 strong buy, 3 buy, 6 hold, 0 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q3/2017 19 Oct 2017
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0001633917
PYPL
^ Paypal price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

TWTR: Twitter, Inc 3 Nov 17 Change 27 Oct 17 home home
Friday close $19.90 -8.21% $21.68
Market Cap $14.684 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 18.5 range: $ 10 to $ 22
Analyst recommendations 0 strong buy, 0 buy, 16 hold, 1 sell, 7 strong sell
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0001418091
TWTR
^ Twitter price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

V: Visa, Inc 3 Nov 17 Change 27 Oct 17 home home
Friday close $111.36 1.5% $109.71
P/E (historical) 39.77 Change 39.18
P/E (1 year fwd) 27.42 Change 27.18
Market Cap $253.294 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 125 range: $ 89 to $ 139
Analyst recommendations 26 strong buy, 3 buy, 1 hold, 0 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q4/2017 25 Oct 2017
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0001403161
V
^ Visa price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

VMW: VMware, Inc 3 Nov 17 Change 27 Oct 17 home
Friday close $117.94 -2.5% $120.97
P/E (historical) 37.32 Change 38.28
P/E (1 year fwd) 31.43 Change 31.40
Market Cap $48.242 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 120 range: $ 87.5 to $ 130
Analyst recommendations 15 strong buy, 3 buy, 10 hold, 0 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q2/2018 24 Aug 2017
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0001124610
VMW
^ VMware price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

home flag_australia FX: USD/AUD

usd/aud
^ AUD movements against the USD this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: xe.com

Australian economic indicators Trading Economics

Australian economic charts RBA Chart Pack