Cantor Fitzgerald’s Prediction of Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) Black Friday Sales
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) stands ready and confident to gather sales in abundance on the Black Friday sales and all through the Christmas shopping season. Actually, a few business analysts believe that Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) will do so well with the sales on iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus on and after Black Friday that the corporation is likely to make some real progress on profits of the retailers.
In the report issued on Nov. 24, 2014 by Isabel Zhu and Brian White, who are experts at Cantor Fitzgerald, it was addressed that the ongoing trends in the expenditures on technology and how they will probably influence Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) throughout the course of this year’s holiday season.. Obviously the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are the featured acts by Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), yet they are of the view that the new iPhones aren’t the only new items this year…
According to the team at Cantor Fitzgerald, Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has had some significant product revivals in the past three months. Moreover, they think that the rivals of the company have neglected to improve their products to keep up with Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL). Furthermore, they say that Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) ought to profit from “a constructive spending backdrop,” which incorporates lower gas costs and unemployment numbers and enhancing confidence of the consumers.
The experts expect the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus to be the most liked and well known among all the iPhones ever as a result of the bigger size of the screens, the new structure components, improved screen resolution on Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) Pay and iPhone 6 Plus. The analysts also say that the new iPads cannot be overlooked either. They think the more slender ipad Mini 2 and iPad Air 2 will be the top tablet presents this year. The team at Cantor Fitzgerald notes that this is the first Christmas season in which shoppers can purchase a gold-shaded iPad.
They expect the additional touch of “bling” to be very popular in the shopping centers all across America. Regarding Macs, they are not expecting huge sales for the extremely expensive 27-inch Mac with Retina 5k display due to its cost at $2,499. But they do say that whatever is left of the Mac lineup will be a reasonable target to go after, especially the Macbook Air. The experts note that in earlier years, Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has held one-day Black Friday deals on the internet, cutting costs over its item portfolio.
A year ago the profits came in the form of gift cards by Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) instead of discounts. The estimation of the offered gift card discount was around 15%, contrasted with the earlier year’s money discount of around 9% to 10%. In general, the team at Cantor Fitzgerald thinks that tablets are the top priority of most shoppers’ lists. They say that while going to the Consumers Electronics Association and CES Unveiled, they examined appraisals for general requests of electronics of things to get this year.