Apple stock fell below $500 due to possibly weak iPhone 5 demand



Apple dropped the opening of trading, on Monday Nasdaq exchange fell under $500 due to the  news that submerged the internet about the decrease in demand for one of the key products of the company -the  iPhone 5, according to the exchange.

The new iPhone 5 generation has been significantly redesigned compared to the two previous versions of the device. However, the new models Android-smartphone specifications surpass iPhone. According to analyst firm IDC, in the third quarter of 2012, Apple’s share of the smartphone market was 14.6%.

In general, reducing the order – a common practice. Often, companies place a pre-order stock, and then adjust the volume of deliveries based on market demand. It is reported that Apple has notified partners to lower orders in the last month.


To make certain, no longer all analysts share the conclusion within the WSJ that a lower within the provide of shows for iPhone 5 is as a result of “low demand”. This may speak about lowering the lifestyles cycle of “apple” of smartphones. In accordance to a couple studies, Apple could introduce a brand new edition of iPhone to start with of this 12 months.

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