Week 6 – 12 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 10 Nov 17 Week 3 Nov 17 Month 31 Oct 17 Year 30 Dec 16
S&P500 2,582.30 -0.21% 2,587.84 0.27% 2,575.26 15.34% 2,238.83
Dow Jones 23,422.21 -0.5% 23,539.19 0.19% 23,377.24 18.52% 19,762.60
NASDAQ 6,750.94 -0.2% 6,764.44 0.35% 6,727.67 25.41% 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 10 Nov 17 Week 3 Nov 17 Month 31 Oct 17 Year 30 Dec 16
U S dollar index 3.111 0.96% 3.082 2.51% 3.035 47.81% 2.105
Australian dollar index 4.036 0.77% 4.005 2.41% 3.941 39.39% 2.895

read_this Portfolio Stocks

AAPL: Apple, Inc 10 Nov 17 Change 3 Nov 17 home
Friday close $174.67 1.26% $172.50
P/E (historical) 18.99 Change 19.60
P/E (1 year fwd) 15.77 Change 18.52
Market Cap $896.810 bn $5.808 bn $891.002 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 190 range: $ 150 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 10 Nov 17 Change 3 Nov 17 home home
Friday close $1,125.35 1.24% $1,111.60
P/E (historical) 285.62 Change 282.13
P/E (1 year fwd) 264.94 Change 262.78
Market Cap $542.275 bn $6.626 bn $535.649 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 1250 range: $ 1100 to $ 1430
Analyst recommendations 27 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 10 Nov 17 Change 3 Nov 17 home home
Friday close $35.95 -4.13% $37.50
P/E (historical) 5.33 Change 5.56
P/E (1 year fwd) 21.63 Change 22.75
Market Cap $37.552 bn $-1.619 bn $39.171 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 38 range: $ 34 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 10 Nov 17 Change 3 Nov 17 home home
Friday close $178.46 -0.26% $178.92
P/E (historical) 34.59 Change 34.67
P/E (1 year fwd) 30.86 Change 34.14
Market Cap $518.571 bn $-1.048 bn $519.619 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 210 range: $ 140 to $ 230
Analyst recommendations 23 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 10 Nov 17 Change 3 Nov 17 home home
Friday close $1,043.90 -0.58% $1,049.99
P/E (historical) 34.95 Change 35.15
P/E (1 year fwd) 32.59 Change 32.41
Market Cap $725.303 bn $-4.232 bn $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 10 Nov 17 Change 3 Nov 17 home home
Friday close $1,027.99 -0.43% $1,032.48
GOOG
^ Alphabet (GOOG) price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

PYPL: PayPal Holdings, Inc 10 Nov 17 Change 3 Nov 17 home home
Friday close $73.98 0.80% $73.39
P/E (historical) 57.35 Change 56.89
P/E (1 year fwd) 54.09 Change 52.83
Market Cap $88.917 bn $0.709 bn $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 10 Nov 17 Change 3 Nov 17 home home
Friday close $20.32 2.11% $19.90
Market Cap $15.094 bn $0.410 bn $14.684 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 18 range: $ 10 to $ 22
Analyst recommendations 0 strong buy, 0 buy, 17 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 10 Nov 17 Change 3 Nov 17 home home
Friday close $111.88 0.47% $111.36
P/E (historical) 39.96 Change 39.77
P/E (1 year fwd) 27.69 Change 27.42
Market Cap $254.477 bn $1.183 bn $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 10 Nov 17 Change 3 Nov 17 home
Friday close $122.15 3.57% $117.94
P/E (historical) 38.66 Change 37.32
P/E (1 year fwd) 31.92 Change 31.43
Market Cap $49.953 bn $1.711 bn $48.242 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 120 range: $ 87.5 to $ 140
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

And … beyond business

Port Melbourne Beaches

Sunday’s warm weather and sunshine attracted people to Port Melbourne beaches