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Philip Elmer-DeWitt
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Attended Oberlin College, UC Berkeley, Columbia School of Journalism, Lexington High School
Lives in Brooklyn, New York
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The best reason I've heard is to make $100 per share the new all-time high. FORTUNE -- Apple's (AAPL) announcement Wednesday of its first stock split in more than a dozen years set off a round of fresh speculation about the company's possible entry into…
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What are they are not saying is that they completely underestimated Apple this quarter. FORTUNE -- If the small army of analysts who track Apple (AAPL) are embarrassed by their failure -- across the board -- to alert clients that Apple was about beat the…
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"Powerful" is getting heavily re-tweeted, and the early reviews online are positive. FORTUNE -- Two years after marketing VP Phil Schiller's outburst, the team doing Apple's (AAPL) TV advertising seems to be "feeling it" again. It's available on YouTube.
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Dutch royalty once shopped in the century-old fashion house where Apple now sells iPads. FORTUNE -- Queen Emma of the The Netherlands, who in 1879 married a man once described as "the greatest debauchee of the age," used to buy her gowns in the building…
Dutch royalty once shopped in the century-old fashion house where Apple now sells iPads. Photo: Apple Shopping at Hirsch & Co. in its
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Tim Cook responds to criticism from environmentalists with video message of his own. FORTUNE -- Apple (AAPL) continues to come under pressure from environmentalists and human rights groups to clean up its act. Currently making the rounds on college…
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The amateurs beat the pros again this quarter, but not by much. FORTUNE -- It was almost like the Apple (AAPL) Earnings Smackdowns of old, where the free-wheeling amateur analysts -- focused obsessively on their favorite investment -- clobbered the Wall…
The amateurs beat the pros again this quarter, but not by much. Blue = pro, green = amateur. Click to enlarge. FORTUNE -- It was almost like the Apple (AAPL) Earnings Smackdowns of old, where
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Check back here after the markets close for Apple's Q2 2014 sales and earnings numbers. FORTUNE  -- Apple (AAPL) usually posts its quarterly results half an hour after the markets close. A conference call with analysts is scheduled to start at 5:00 p.m.…
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With today's earnings expected to be ho-hum, does Apple have a surprise up its sleeve? FORTUNE -- On Tuesday, Re/code's Walt Mossberg joined the parade of Apple (AAPL) watchers wondering whether the company has lost its innovative magic. To…
With today's earnings expected to be ho-hum, does Apple have a surprise up its sleeve? http://events.apple.com.edgesuite.net/14piuhseprgijnefrgpiubaefvpiuhbaefgv3/event/ FORTUNE -- On Tuesday, Re/code's Walt Mossberg joined the parade of Apple (AAPL) watchers wondering whether the company has lost its innovative magic. To Mossberg's credit, he points out that there
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The average forecast of 40 analysts: Earnings up 2.4% year over year, revenue down 0.2%. FORTUNE -- With one day to go before Apple (AAPL) is scheduled to report its earnings for the March quarter – Q2 in Apple's fiscal year -- the expectations of the…
The average forecast of 40 analysts: Earnings up 2.4% year over year, revenue down 0.2%. Click to enlarge. FORTUNE -- With one day to go before Apple (AAPL) is scheduled to report its earnings for
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Average estimate: $10.32 per share on sales of $43.5B. Apple's guidance: $42 to $44B. FORTUNE -- Apple's (AAPL) share price got clobbered in after-hours trading three months ago when the company announced its earnings for the Christmas quarter. The…
Average estimate: $10.32 per share on sales of $43.5B. Apple's guidance: $42 to $44B. Click to enlarge. FORTUNE -- Apple's (AAPL) share price got clobbered in after-hours trading three months ago when the company
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  • Fortune.com
    Writer, editor, blogger, 2007 - present
  • Time Magazine, Fortune, Business 2.0, Academic Press, McGraw-Hill, BBN
    1979 - 2008
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My mother danced with Camus in Algiers
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  • Oberlin College, UC Berkeley, Columbia School of Journalism, Lexington High School
    English, 1967 - 1971
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