Information technologieshave reached Stock quotes Apple Computer historical maximum, having lifted market capitalisation of corporation to $75 billion Action grow thanks to hearings about a fast exit of the first mobile phone from Apple - iPhone, a hybrid of the most popular digital player iPod and tubes.
at the auctions on Tuesday of action Apple Computer have grown on 2,46 %, having reached a point of $88,6. It is an absolute record of stock quotes Apple. As a whole from the beginning of this year the company stock value has grown on 22 %. One of the reasons, standing up for this growth, the appeared confidence of some analysts that Apple soon at last - that will present iPhone, the new device combining the characteristics of a media player iPod and a mobile phone. iPhone becomes the first mobile phone from Apple which will mark a company exit on the new market.
the First words that the prototype of a mobile phone with functions iPod is developed, have sounded on a press - conferences of financial director Apple of Peter Oppengejmera in July. In reply to a question on how Apple is going to compete to such products, as phone Walkman from SonyEricsson, mister Oppengejmer has declared that among existing phones is not present such which would have characteristics of good musical players. More he has not told anything concrete, having noticed only that “ Apple is not idle “. Head Apple Steve Jobs also is known for the restraint in information disclosing about yet not presented products. Therefore how it will be arranged iPhone and as it will work, experts can while only to guess. Believe that iPhone will have the form chocolate batonchika and functionality and limiting simplicity will be a major principle of its device. The price of such phone can make about $200. By estimates of experts, this year in the world it will be sold nearby 1 mlrd mobile phones (see the inquiry). And if Apple it will be possible to occupy in this market at least 1 %, it will already bring the companies about $2 billion
Careful statements of representatives Apple that iPhone while is in a working out stage, only have provoked the market. Growth of quotations of the company was promoted to no small degree also by high forecasts of sales of basic product Apple - iPod. Since Thanksgiving Day which is marked in the USA today, in the country the season of Prechristmas and Prenew Year`s sales officially opens. According to analysts, as a whole for last three months of expiring year Apple will sell a 14 million minimum iPod. It will be promoted by the next marketing good luck Apple: The company has agreed with six airlines - Air France, Continental, Delta, Emirates, KLM and United Airlines that from the middle of 2007 by planes of these companies there will be places with connection possibility iPod for gymnastics and use. The video content can be looked through on the monitors which have been built in in a back vperedistojashchego of an armchair.
according to analysts, Apple can already present iPhone in January at the international exhibition MacWorld Expo to the Dignity - Frantsisko. In the Russian representation Apple have refused to make comments on plans on release iPhone, however have not denied assumptions of its fast occurrence. Russian ritejlery do not divide enthusiasm of foreign investors, reminding that the exit on the market of mobile phones is a huge risk. “ I do not know examples in Russia when the small player would become suddenly large and won a considerable share of the market, - the vice-president ` has noted Euronetworks ` Vladimir Bogdanov. - For example, Pantech entered the market with serious intentions, the companies 4 % of the Russian market thanks to support ` were possible to win Euronetworks `. - Panasonic, Alcatel and NEC - it was not possible to another also it. To occupy the place in the sun, Apple the distribution policy and really revolutionary idea - such, for example, as with Motorola RAZR " is necessary;.
, ALEXANDER - MALAKHOV