Week 2 – 8 Jul 2018

Shows: watch Nightly Business Report Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday 27 min.
Shows: watch Best of Bloomberg Technology. 48 min.
Special watch Jeff Bezos Talks Amazon, Blue Origin, Family, And Wealth (May 2018) 48 min.
Special watch Berkeley Distinguished Innovator Series: John Doerr (KPCB) Mar 2015 50 min.
Indices: chart Market (This week). Market (52 weeks). Portfolio (52 weeks).
Stocks: chart AAPL. AMZN. EBAY. FB. GOOGL. GOOG. PYPL. TWTR. V. VMW.

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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

Earnings Report Dates

  • 31 Jul 2018: Apple. Q3/2018
  • 23 Jul 2018: Alphabet. Q2/2018
  • No date yet: Amazon. Q2/2018
  • 18 Jul 2018: Ebay. Q2/2018
  • 25 Jul 2018: Facebook. Q2/2018
  • No date yet: PayPal Q2/2018
  • 27 Jul 2018: Twitter Q2/2018
  • 25 Jul 2018: Visa Q3/2018
  • No date yet: VMware Jun 2018 quarter

read_this The stock market

Market indices

indices

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

Index 6 Jul 2018 Week 29 Jun 2018 Month 31 May 18 Year 29 Dec 17
S&P500 2,759.82 1.52% 2,718.37 2.02% 2,705.27 3.22% 2,673.61
Dow Jones 24,456.48 0.76% 24,271.41 0.17% 24,415.84 -1.06% 24,719.22
NASDAQ 7,688.39 2.37% 7,510.30 3.31% 7,442.12 11.37% 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 6 Jul 2018 Week 29 Jun 2018 Month 31 May 18 Year 29 Dec 17
U S dollar index 3.549 1.79% 3.486 2.41% 3.465 15.68% 3.068
Australian dollar index 4.745 1.42% 4.679 4.22% 4.553 21.39% 3.909

read_this Portfolio Stocks

AAPL: Apple, Inc 6 Jul 2018 Change 29 Jun 2018 home
Friday close $187.97 1.55% $185.11
P/E (historical) 18.14 Change 17.87
P/E (1 year fwd) 16.23 Change 16.24
Market Cap $923.898 bn $14.057 bn $909.841 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 195 range: $ 161 to $ 235
Forecast growth: Target/Price 3.74%
Analyst recommendations 13 strong buy, 0 buy, 13 hold, 0 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q2/2018 1 May 2018
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0000320193
Press releases Apple
AAPL
^ Apple price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

AMZN: Amazon Com, Inc 6 Jul 2018 Change 29 Jun 2018 home home
Friday close $1,710.63 0.64% $1,699.80
P/E (historical) 215.45 Change 214.08
P/E (1 year fwd) 133.52 Change 214.08
Market Cap $830.044 bn $5.255 bn $824.789 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 1800 range: $ 1580 to $ 2200
Forecast growth: Target/Price 5.22%
Analyst recommendations 24 strong buy, 4 buy, 2 hold, 1 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q1/2018 26 Apr 2018
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0001018724
Press releases Amazon
AMZN
^ Amazon price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

EBAY: Ebay, Inc 6 Jul 2018 Change 29 Jun 2018 home home
Friday close $37.39 3.12% $36.26
P/E (historical) 0.00 Change 0.00
P/E (1 year fwd) 20.13 Change 19.64
Market Cap $37.165 bn $1.123 bn $36.042 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 48 range: $ 35 to $ 58
Forecast growth: Target/Price 28.38%
Analyst recommendations 13 strong buy, 2 buy, 9 hold, 1 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q1/2018 25 Apr 2018
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0001065088
Press releases Ebay
EBAY
^ Ebay price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

FB: Facebook, Inc 6 Jul 2018 Change 29 Jun 2018 home home
Friday close $203.23 4.59% $194.32
P/E (historical) 33.65 Change 32.17
P/E (1 year fwd) 25.84 Change 25.62
Market Cap $588.275 bn $25.791 bn $562.484 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 215 range: $ 138 to $ 275
Forecast growth: Target/Price 5.79%
Analyst recommendations 24 strong buy, 4 buy, 3 hold, 0 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q1/2018 25 Apr 2018
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0001326801
Press releases Facebook
FB
^ Facebook price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

GOOGL: Alphabet, Inc 6 Jul 2018 Change 29 Jun 2018 home home
Friday close $1,155.08 2.29% $1,129.19
P/E (historical) 49.03 Change 47.93
P/E (1 year fwd) 27.97 Change 27.69
Market Cap $802.259 bn $17.981 bn $784.278 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 1250 range: $ 970 to $ 1360
Forecast growth: Target/Price 8.22%
Analyst recommendations 21 strong buy, 4 buy, 2 hold, 0 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q1/2018 23 Apr 2018
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0001288776
Press releases Alphabet
GOOGL
^ Alphabet (GOOGL) price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

GOOG: Alphabet, Inc 6 Jul 2018 Change 29 Jun 2018 home home
Friday close $1,140.17 2.2% $1,115.65
GOOG
^ Alphabet (GOOG) price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

PYPL: PayPal Holdings, Inc 6 Jul 2018 Change 29 Jun 2018 home home
Friday close $85.94 3.21% $83.27
P/E (historical) 54.74 Change 53.04
P/E (1 year fwd) 49.47 Change 48.23
Market Cap $102.044 bn $3.170 bn $98.874 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 88.5 range: $ 66 to $ 100
Forecast growth: Target/Price 2.98%
Analyst recommendations 26 strong buy, 1 buy, 6 hold, 0 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q1/2018 25 Apr 2018
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0001633917
Press releases PayPal
PYPL
^ Paypal price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

TWTR: Twitter, Inc 6 Jul 2018 Change 29 Jun 2018 home home
Friday close $46.65 6.82% $43.67
Market Cap $35.112 bn $2.243 bn $32.869 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 31.5 range: $ 20 to $ 50
Forecast growth: Target/Price -32.48%
Analyst recommendations 8 strong buy, 0 buy, 19 hold, 3 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q1/2018 25 Apr 2018
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 6 Jul 2018 Change 29 Jun 2018 home home
Friday close $134.09 1.24% $132.45
P/E (historical) 34.03 Change 33.62
P/E (1 year fwd) 29.49 Change 29.37
Market Cap $309.400 bn $3.784 bn $305.616 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 145 range: $ 123 to $ 169
Forecast growth: Target/Price 8.14%
Analyst recommendations 25 strong buy, 2 buy, 1 hold, 0 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q2/2018 25 Apr 2018 2018
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0001403161
Press releases Visa
V
^ Visa price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

VMW: VMware, Inc 6 Jul 2018 Change 29 Jun 2018 home
Friday close $157.68 7.29% $146.97
P/E (historical) 51.19 Change 47.72
P/E (1 year fwd) 34.74 Change 31.02
Market Cap $64.154 bn $4.358 bn $59.796 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts’ consensus: $ 160 range: $ 106 to $ 190
Forecast growth: Target/Price 1.47%
Analyst recommendations 11 strong buy, 2 buy, 10 hold, 1 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q1/2019 31 May 2018
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0001124610
Press releases VMware
VMW
^ VMware price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance

Australian economic indicators Trading Economics

Australian economic charts RBA Chart Pack

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Senior Departures:
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  • 30 Jan 2017: fired Sally Yates, Acting Attorney-General
  • 13 Feb 2017: Michael Flynn, National Security Adviser
  • 30 Mar 2017: Katie Walsh, Deputy Chief of Staff – replaced by Kirstjen Nielsen
  • 24 Apr 2017: fired Vivek Murthy, Surgeon General of the United States
  • 5 May 2017: fired Angella Reid, Chief Usher
  • 9 May 2017: fired James Comey, Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation Memos
  • 19 May 2017: Kathleen Troia (KT) McFarland, Deputy National Security Advisor
  • 2 Jun 2017: Michael Dubke, White House Communications Director
  • 6 Jul 2017: Tera Dahl, Deputy Chief of Staff, National Security Council
  • 19 Jul 2017: Walter Shaub, Office of Government Ethics Director
  • 21 Jul 2017: Sean Spicer, White House Communications Director
  • 25 Jul 2017: Michael Short, White House Senior Assistant Press Secretary
  • 27 Jul 2017: Derek Harvey, Member of the National Security Council
  • 28 Jul 2017: Reince Priebus, White House Chief of Staff
  • 28 Jul 2017: Josh Pitcock, Chief of Staff to the Vice President
  • 31 Jul 2017: fired Anthony Scaramucci, White House Communications Director
  • 2 Aug 2017: Ezra Cohen-Watnick, Senior Director for Intelligence Programs of the National Security Council – became National Security Adviser to Attorney General Jeff Sessions
  • 18 Aug 2017: Carl Icahn, Special Advisor to the President on Regulatory Reform
  • 18 Aug 2017: fired Steve Bannon, White House Chief Strategist
  • 25 Aug 2017: Sebastian Gorka, Deputy Assistant to President Trump
  • Sep 2017: Michael Ambrosini, Director of the Office of Chief of Staff
  • 20 Sep 2017: Keith Schiller, Director of Oval Office Operations
  • 25 Sep 2017: George Sifakis, Director of the Office of Public Liaison
  • 29 Sep 2017: fired Tom Price, Secretary of Health and Human Services
  • 6 Dec 2017: Kirstjen Nielsen, Principal Deputy Chief of Staff – became Secretary of Homeland Security
  • 8 Dec 2017: Dina Powell, Deputy National Security Adviser
  • 13 Dec 2017: fired Omarosa Manigault Newman, White House Communications Director
  • 29 Jan 2018: fired Andrew McCabe, Deputy Director, FBI
  • 7 Feb 2018: Rob Porter, White House Staff Secretary
  • 9 Feb 2018: James W. Carroll, White House Speech Writer – became Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy
  • 9 Feb 2018: fired David Sorensen, White House Speech Writer
  • 16 Feb 2018: Reed Cordish, Assistant to the President for Intergovernmental and Technology Initiatives
  • 20 Feb 2018: Rachel Brand, Associate Attorney General
  • 28 Feb 2018: Josh Raffel, Deputy White House Communications Director
  • 13 Mar 2018: fired John McEntee, Personal Aide to the President
  • 13 Mar 2018: Steve Goldstein, Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs
  • 16 Mar 2018: Rick Dearborn, Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy
  • 22 Mar 2018: Herbert Raymond (HR) McMaster, National Security Adviser – replaced by John Bolton on 9 Apr 2018
  • 28 Mar 2018: fired David Shulkin, Under Secretary of Veterans Affairs for Health
  • 29 Mar 2018: Hope Hicks, White House Director of Strategic Communications
  • 31 Mar 2018: fired Rex Tillerson, Secretary of State
  • 2 Apr 2018: dummy Gary Cohn, Director of the National Economic Council – resigned in opposition to Trump tariff policy
  • 8 Apr 2018: Michael Anton, Deputy Assistant to the President for Strategic Communications
  • 10 Apr 2018: fired Tom Bossert, Homeland Security Advisor
  • 26 Apr 2018: Ronny Lynn Jackson, Physician to the President Reuters
  • 27 Apr 2018: Nadia Schadlow, Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategy – replaced by Mira Ricardel
  • 15 May 2018: Ricky L. Waddell, United States Deputy National Security Advisor.
  • 18 May 2018: Mark Sherwin Inch, United States Deputy National Security Advisor.
  • 5 Jun 2018: Kelly Sadler, Special Assistant to the President, White House Office of Communications.
  • 11 Jun 2018: Drew Maloney. Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Legislative Affairs, MSNBC
  • 5 Jul 2018: fired Scott Pruitt. Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency
  • 20 Jul 2018: dummy Joseph Hagin. White House Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations.