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Tokai Fuji Brokerage Suggest Positive Forecast Pushing Apple’s Value Over $1 Trillion

May 6, 2019

OSAKA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 6, 2019--Tokai Fuji Brokerage has commented on Apple Inc, as shares increased by five percent last week, sending the market capitalization value back towards the $1 trillion mark.

Researchers & Analysts from Tokai Fuji Brokerage suggested that Apple’s recent quarterly report suggested a much-needed upbeat forecast amidst falling iPhone sales.

Apple has been competing with Amazon.com and Microsoft Corp for the most valuable U.S. company title, as all three companies have passed the symbolic trillion-dollar mark.

The multinational technology company, Apple Inc. first broke through the trillion-dollar valuation last year in August. However since then with a weaker demand for its newest edition to its iPhone series and a lack of growth in China forced the company to slip back under the valuation.

Researchers from Tokai Fuji Brokerage did note especially on Wednesday that the company ended its trading session 4.91% percent higher, translating its value into $969 billion U.S. Dollars.

“We have seen that Apple has reported some key data that should show a bullish projection over the next few months with client sentiment also favouring the share price to rally” commented Michael Blackburn, Head of Capital Markets at Tokai Fuji Brokerage.

With the iPhone picking up pace in China due to the new upgraded device and a new financing program, more sales are being recorded proposing a better future in the Far East region. Many analysts have upgraded their forecast projections for Apple in recent days.

About Tokai Fuji Brokerage - Headquartered in Osaka, Japan, Tokai Fuji Brokerage was established in 2004, and ever since then, we have assembled a robust and reputable reputation within the financial sector.

Tokai Fuji Brokerage currently boasts $7.63 billion US dollars of assets under management. Over the last 15 years, we have performed millions of financial transactions for our clientele.

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CONTACT: Francis Norio, Research Analyst

Tokai Fuji Brokerage,francis.norio@tfb-management.com

+81-6-4560-5407,www.tfb-management.com

KEYWORD: ASIA PACIFIC JAPAN

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY OTHER TECHNOLOGY PROFESSIONAL SERVICES BANKING FINANCE

SOURCE: Tokai Fuji Brokerage

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