Week: 23 - 29 July 2018



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Indices: chart Market (This week). Market (52 weeks). Portfolio (52 weeks).

Stocks: chart AAPL AMZN EBAY FB GOOGL GOOG PYPL TWTR V VMW


Briefings

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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

The stock market

Market indices


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

Index 27 Jul 2018 Week 20 Jul 2018 Month 29 Jun 18 Year 29 Dec 17
S&P5002,818.820.63%2,801.313.7%2,718.375.43%2,673.61
Dow Jones25,451.061.73%25,019.414.86%24,271.412.96%24,719.22
NASDAQ7,737.42-1.13%7,825.983.02%7,510.3012.08%6,903.39

Currencies


^ USD vs IMF SDR this week (mouseover for 12-month view) Chart: Google Finance


^ AUD vs USD (mouseover for 12-month view) Chart: Google Finance


^ AUD vs USD (DXY) over the past year Chart: Bloomberg

read_this Portfolio Indices


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

This week's performance

Index 27 Jul 2018 Week 20 Jul 2018 Month 29 Jun 18 Year 29 Dec 17
U S dollar index3.611-0.81%3.6414.22%3.46517.72%3.068
Australian dollar index4.844-0.65%4.8756.38%4.55323.91%3.909

read_this Portfolio Stocks


AAPL: Apple, Inc 27 Jul 2018 Change 20 Jul 2018
Friday close $190.91 -0.28% $191.44
P/E (historical) 18.43 Change 18.48
P/E (1 year fwd) 17.01 Change 16.80
Market Cap $938.349 bn$-2.605 bn$940.954 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts' consensus: $ 197 range: $ 161 to $ 235
Forecast growth: Target/Price 3.19%
Analyst recommendations 13 strong buy, 0 buy, 13 hold, 1 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, Inc 27 Jul 2018 Change 20 Jul 2018
Friday close $1,816.99 0.16% $1,814.12
P/E (historical) 144.09 Change 228.48
P/E (1 year fwd) 142.77 Change 142.87
Market Cap $881.652 bn$1.392 bn$880.260 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts' consensus: $ 1820 range: $ 1580 to $ 2200
Forecast growth: Target/Price 0.17%
Analyst recommendations 24 strong buy, 4 buy, 2 hold, 1 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q2/2018 26 Jul 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 27 Jul 2018 Change 20 Jul 2018
Friday close $33.80 -1.17% $34.20
P/E (historical) 0.00 Change 0.00
P/E (1 year fwd) 18.81 Change 18.54
Market Cap $33.447 bn$-0.547 bn$33.994 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts' consensus: $ 44 range: $ 35 to $ 55
Forecast growth: Target/Price 30.18%
Analyst recommendations 7 strong buy, 0 buy, 13 hold, 2 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q2/2018 18 Jul 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 27 Jul 2018 Change 20 Jul 2018
Friday close $174.89 -16.7% $209.94
P/E (historical) 27.07 Change 34.76
P/E (1 year fwd) 22.95 Change 26.95
Market Cap $506.241 bn$-101.457 bn$607.698 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts' consensus: $ 215 range: $ 138 to $ 275
Forecast growth: Target/Price 22.93%
Analyst recommendations 24 strong buy, 4 buy, 3 hold, 0 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q2/2018 25 Jul 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 27 Jul 2018 Change 20 Jul 2018
Friday close $1,252.96 4.6% $1,197.85
P/E (historical) 54.26 Change 50.84
P/E (1 year fwd) 30.08 Change 29.39
Market Cap $871.656 bn$39.691 bn$831.965 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts' consensus: $ 1400 range: $ 1080 to $ 1475
Forecast growth: Target/Price 11.74%
Analyst recommendations 21 strong buy, 4 buy, 2 hold, 0 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q2/2018 23 Jul 2018
Financials Google Finance
SEC filings Edgar Search CIK 0001288776
Press releases Alphabet
GOOGL
^ Alphabet Class A price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance



GOOG: Google, Inc 27 Jul 2018 Change 20 Jul 2018
Friday close $1,238.15 4.51% $1,184.68
GOOG
^ Alphabet Class C price movements this week (mouseover for 1-year view) Chart: Google Finance



PYPL: PayPal, Inc 27 Jul 2018 Change 20 Jul 2018
Friday close $85.52 -2.25% $87.49
P/E (historical) 51.21 Change 55.73
P/E (1 year fwd) 51.83 Change 50.80
Market Cap $101.545 bn$-2.339 bn$103.884 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts' consensus: $ 91 range: $ 66 to $ 102
Forecast growth: Target/Price 6.41%
Analyst recommendations 26 strong buy, 1 buy, 6 hold, 0 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q2/2018 25 Jul 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 27 Jul 2018 Change 20 Jul 2018
Friday close $34.12 -21.42% $43.42
P/E (historical) 3,412.00 Change 4,342.00
P/E (1 year fwd) 119.28 Change 120.67
Market Cap $25.681 bn$-6.999 bn$32.680 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts' consensus: $ 32 range: $ 20 to $ 50
Forecast growth: Target/Price -6.21%
Analyst recommendations 4 strong buy, 0 buy, 16 hold, 5 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q2/2018 27 Jul 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 27 Jul 2018 Change 20 Jul 2018
Friday close $140.71 -0.2% $140.99
P/E (historical) 34.49 Change 35.78
P/E (1 year fwd) 31.18 Change 31.14
Market Cap $324.675 bn$-0.646 bn$325.321 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts' consensus: $ 154.5 range: $ 123 to $ 170
Forecast growth: Target/Price 9.80%
Analyst recommendations 15 strong buy, 3 buy, 6 hold, 0 sell, 0 strong sell
Last earnings report Q3/2018 25 Jul 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 27 Jul 2018 Change 20 Jul 2018
Friday close $148.80 -2.27% $152.25
P/E (historical) 48.31 Change 49.43
P/E (1 year fwd) 33.14 Change 33.41
Market Cap $60.541 bn$-1.404 bn$61.945 bn
Target (1 year) NASDAQ analysts' consensus: $ 162.5 range: $ 106 to $ 190
Forecast growth: Target/Price 9.21%
Analyst recommendations 10 strong buy, 3 buy, 12 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


News Releases

Date Country News Source
30 Jul 2018 : USTrump threatens U.S. government shutdown over border wallReuters
29 Jul 2018 : BABAJack Ma’s Giant Financial Startup Is Shaking the Chinese Banking SystemWSJ
29 Jul 2018 : GOOGLGoogle`s Lenovo Smart Display is even better than the Amazon Echo Show.CNBC
28 Jul 2018 : G20G20 agriculture ministers slam protectionism, pledge WTO reformsReuters
28 Jul 2018 : G20Declaration of G20 Meeting of Agriculture MinistersG20
28 Jul 2018 : USU.S. says farmers could get cash aid by October but will not be made wholeReuters
27 Jul 2018 : AAPLTrump claims again that Apple is building `plants` in the United StatesBusiness Insider (Prime)
27 Jul 2018 : AMZNAmazon appears `miles` behind an Alibaba-backed rival in Prime`s only Southeast Asian marketCNBC
27 Jul 2018 : AMZNWeb Services was the star of the show yet again: Here`s what Wall Street is saying about Amazon`s record earningsBusiness Insider
27 Jul 2018 : AU6427.0 - Producer Price Indexes, Australia, Jun 2018Australian Bureau of Statistics
27 Jul 2018 : AU3412.0 - Migration, Australia, 2016-17Australian Bureau of Statistics
27 Jul 2018 : AU9309.0 - Motor Vehicle Census, Australia, 31 Jan 2018Australian Bureau of Statistics
27 Jul 2018 : EUFirst quarter of 2018 Household real income per capita nearly stable in the euro area and in the EU28Eurostat
27 Jul 2018 : INTCIntel plunges on product delays and fears it`s losing a near monopolistic positionCNBC
27 Jul 2018 : SNAPSnap is getting caught up in the social-media carnageBusiness Insider
27 Jul 2018 : SoftbankSoftBank to launch mobile payments service in Japan with India`s PaytmReuters
27 Jul 2018 : TWTRBad week in social media gets worse; Twitter hammeredAssociated Press
27 Jul 2018 : USUS economy grows at fastest pace since 2014CNN
27 Jul 2018 : USU.S. Economy Grew At 4.1% Rate in Second QuarterWall Street Journal
27 Jul 2018 : USEconomy Grew at 4.1% Rate in Quarter, With Some AsterisksNY Times
27 Jul 2018 : USAnalysis | The Finance 202: The Trump economy may seem strong. But not that strong.Washington Post
27 Jul 2018 : USS&P 500 drops 1% as Intel and Twitter lead tech rolloverCNBC
27 Jul 2018 : USShareholders Approve Walt Disney Deal for 21st Century Fox AssetsWSJ
27 Jul 2018 : USAP FACT CHECK: Trump falsely claims historic turnaroundAssociated Press
27 Jul 2018 : USFactbox: Trump touts strong economy; facts are more nuancedReuters
27 Jul 2018 : USNational Income and Product Accounts Gross Domestic Product: Second Quarter 2018 (Advance Estimate) Comprehensive Update: 1929 Through First Quarter 2018 Bureau of Economic Analysis
27 Jul 2018 : USUOM Consumer Confidence IndicesUniversity of Michigan
27 Jul 2018 : USWRAP: Tech stocks weigh on Wall StreetReuters
27 Jul 2018 : USWRAP: Tech Stocks Clobbered at Close of Tumultuous WeekBloomberg
26 Jul 2018 : AMZNAmazon.com Announces Second Quarter Sales up 39% to $52.9 BillionAmazon
26 Jul 2018 : AMZNAmazon cloud revenue jumps 49%CNBC
26 Jul 2018 : AU6457.0 - International Trade Price Indexes. Q2/2018Australian Bureau of Statistics
26 Jul 2018 : EUECB Monetary Policy Decision (No Change)European Central Bank
26 Jul 2018 : FBFacebook's $100 billion-plus rout is the biggest loss in stock market historyCNBC
26 Jul 2018 : FBFacebook’s day of reckoning: Blip or sign of broader turn?Associated Press
26 Jul 2018 : FBFacebook employees react to the company's massive stock-drop: `I feel like s--t`Business Insider (Prime)
26 Jul 2018 : GOOGLWhy Trump Is Right About the EU`s Penalty Against GoogleNY Times
26 Jul 2018 : INTCIntel Reports Q2/2018 Financial ResultsIntel
26 Jul 2018 : MAMastercard Incorporated Reports Second-Quarter 2018 Financial ResultsMasterCard
26 Jul 2018 : TEAMSlack and Atlassian Team Up to Take On Microsoft in Chat SoftwareBloomberg
26 Jul 2018 : UKHousehold debt in UK `worse than at any time on record`Guardian (UK)
26 Jul 2018 : USUnemployment Insurance Weekly ClaimsEmployment and Training Administration
26 Jul 2018 : USMonthly Advance Economic Indicators Report, Jun 2018US Census Bureau
26 Jul 2018 : USAdvance Report on Durable Goods --Manufacturers Shipments Inventories and Orders. Jun 2018US Census Bureau
26 Jul 2018 : USQuarterly Residential Vacancies and Homeownership, Q2/2018US Census Bureau
26 Jul 2018 : USWRAP: Facebook sends Nasdaq tumbling, but trade optimism boosts DowReuters
26 Jul 2018 : USWRAP: U.S. Stock Gauges Close Lower After Facebook FlopBloomberg
26 Jul 2018 : USTrump accuses Twitter of stifling Republicans, offers no evidenceReuters
25 Jul 2018 : AU6401.0 - Consumer Price Index, Australia, Jun 2018Australian Bureau of Statistics
25 Jul 2018 : FBFacebook Reports Second Quarter 2018 ResultsFacebook
25 Jul 2018 : FBFacebook disappoints on revenue, active users; shares fall 9 percentReuters
25 Jul 2018 : MarsA 12-mile-wide body of water lies beneath a Mars ice capWashington Post
25 Jul 2018 : PYPLPayPal Reports Second Quarter 2018 ResultsPayPal
25 Jul 2018 : USBusiness Employment Dynamics – Q4/2017Bureau of Labor Statistics
25 Jul 2018 : USMonthly New Residential Sales, Jun 2018Census Bureau and Housing and Urban Development
25 Jul 2018 : USU.S. New-Home Sales Drop to Eight-Month Low as Prices FallBloomberg
25 Jul 2018 : VVisa Inc. Reports Fiscal Third Quarter 2018 ResultsVisa
25 Jul 2018 : VVisa tops profit estimates on higher consumer spendingReuters
24 Jul 2018 : EUIHS Markit Flash Eurozone PMI®IHS Markit
24 Jul 2018 : GOOGLAlphabet may become the Berkshire Hathaway of the internet age on its massive technology bets CNBC
24 Jul 2018 : JPNikkei Flash Japan Manufacturing PMI®IHS Markit
24 Jul 2018 : USIHS Markit Flash U.S. PMI™IHS Markit
24 Jul 2018 : USGross Domestic Product by State: First Quarter 2018Bureau of Economic Analysis
24 Jul 2018 : USAmazon is perfectly positioned to disrupt the world of investing — and its blueprint for success may already existBusiness Insider (Prime)
24 Jul 2018 : USWRAP: World stocks hit one-month high on U.S. earnings, China supportReuters
24 Jul 2018 : USWRAP: Stocks Close Mostly Higher on Earnings ConfidenceBloomberg
24 Jul 2018 : USHouse Republicans roll out election-year tax cut planReuters
24 Jul 2018 : UST.I.N.A. trade loses luster as short-term bond yields hit 10-year highCNBC
23 Jul 2018 : AUMore builders to fail as housing starts drop 22% by 2020, BIS saysAFR
23 Jul 2018 : AUMarkets Live: ASX down in afternoon tradingThe Age
23 Jul 2018 : G20Europeans press for digital tax at G20 meetingReuters
23 Jul 2018 : GOOGLAlphabet Announces Second Quarter 2018 ResultsAlphabet
23 Jul 2018 : USExisting-Home Sales Subside 0.6% in Jun 2018National Association of Realtors
19 Jul 2018 : CNMarket Price of Important Means of Production in Circulation, 11-20 Jul 2018National Bureau of Statistics of China


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