Week 22 – 28 Jan 2018

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watch CNBC: The trend to cashless retail (positive for payment services, like Visa)

Earnings Report Calendar

Here are announced reporting dates for our portfolio stocks:

A reporting date has not yet been announced for VMware.

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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 26 Jan 18 Week 19 Jan 18 Month 29 Dec 17 Year 29 Dec 17
S&P500 2,872.87 2.23% 2,810.30 7.45% 2,673.61 7.45% 2,673.61
Dow Jones 26,616.71 2.09% 26,071.72 7.68% 24,719.22 7.68% 24,719.22
NASDAQ 7,505.77 2.31% 7,336.38 8.73% 6,903.39 8.73% 6,903.39

read_this Portfolio Indices

Index performance

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

home This week’s performance

Index 26 Jan 18 Week 19 Jan 18 Month 29 Dec 17 Year 29 Dec 17
U S dollar index 3.244 -0.53% 3.262 5.76% 3.068 5.76% 3.068
Australian dollar index 3.979 -1.94% 4.058 1.79% 3.909 1.79% 3.909

read_this Portfolio Stocks

AAPL: Apple, Inc 26 Jan 18 Change 19 Jan 18 home
Friday close $171.51 -3.89% $178.46
P/E (historical) 18.64 Change 19.40
P/E (1 year fwd) 15.28 Change 16.08
Market Cap $872.481 bn $-35.355 bn $907.836 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 193 range: $ 150 to $ 220
Analyst recommendations 16 strong buy, 3 buy, 8 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 26 Jan 18 Change 19 Jan 18 home home
Friday close $1,402.05 8.3% $1,294.58
P/E (historical) 355.85 Change 328.57
P/E (1 year fwd) 324.99 Change 305.03
Market Cap $675.609 bn $51.787 bn $623.822 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 1305 range: $ 1100 to $ 1800
Analyst recommendations 28 strong buy, 5 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 26 Jan 18 Change 19 Jan 18 home home
Friday close $40.89 6.4% $38.43
P/E (historical) 6.07 Change 5.70
P/E (1 year fwd) 24.25 Change 23.48
Market Cap $42.713 bn $2.570 bn $40.143 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 40 range: $ 34 to $ 46
Analyst recommendations 11 strong buy, 1 buy, 13 hold, 2 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 26 Jan 18 Change 19 Jan 18 home home
Friday close $190.00 4.8% $181.29
P/E (historical) 36.82 Change 35.13
P/E (1 year fwd) 31.99 Change 30.68
Market Cap $552.104 bn $25.310 bn $526.794 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 215 range: $ 140 to $ 240
Analyst recommendations 21 strong buy, 4 buy, 1 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 26 Jan 18 Change 19 Jan 18 home home
Friday close $1,187.56 3.85% $1,143.50
P/E (historical) 39.76 Change 38.28
P/E (1 year fwd) 36.53 Change 35.10
Market Cap $825.119 bn $30.613 bn $794.506 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 1200 range: $ 970 to $ 1350
Analyst recommendations 21 strong buy, 4 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 26 Jan 18 Change 19 Jan 18 home home
Friday close $1,175.84 3.37% $1,137.51
GOOG
^ Alphabet (GOOG) price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

PYPL: PayPal Holdings, Inc 26 Jan 18 Change 19 Jan 18 home home
Friday close $85.45 1.92% $83.84
P/E (historical) 66.24 Change 64.99
P/E (1 year fwd) 61.56 Change 60.54
Market Cap $102.703 bn $1.935 bn $100.768 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 83 range: $ 66 to $ 95
Analyst recommendations 26 strong buy, 3 buy, 5 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 26 Jan 18 Change 19 Jan 18 home home
Friday close $24.27 2.58% $23.66
Market Cap $18.028 bn $0.454 bn $17.574 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 20 range: $ 14 to $ 30
Analyst recommendations 5 strong buy, 0 buy, 18 hold, 7 sell, 0 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 26 Jan 18 Change 19 Jan 18 home home
Friday close $126.32 2.95% $122.70
P/E (historical) 45.11 Change 43.82
P/E (1 year fwd) 30.25 Change 30.17
Market Cap $294.855 bn $8.449 bn $286.406 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 129 range: $ 98 to $ 158
Analyst recommendations 23 strong buy, 2 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 26 Jan 18 Change 19 Jan 18 home
Friday close $150.00 10.26% $136.04
P/E (historical) 43.10 Change 39.09
P/E (1 year fwd) 36.51 Change 35.98
Market Cap $40.471 bn $-14.372 bn $54.843 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 137.5 range: $ 95 to $ 152
Analyst recommendations 15 strong buy, 3 buy, 7 hold, 1 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q3/2018 30 Nov 2017
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0001124610
VMW
^ VMware price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

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

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