This has been a profitable year for the technology giant Apple Inc (NYSE: AAPL) so far, but the corporation’s volatility has indeed added several big entry positions for savvy investors searching for shares to possess for the long term.
The company’s stock has been affected by headaches on turbid iPhone sales and the general market’s fall, but these troubles are most likely to be irrelevant for Apple investors. So, it does make a sense when using pullbacks as a possibility to take over the stocks of profitable companies with a steady following.
One of the good things while investing in this stock lie in the fact that Apple definitely has a large area of coverage, which is hard to spot in the technology sphere.
Apple has formed a pat to establish an ecosystem that is impossible to leave out, and that offers the company pricing strength and a lot of future safety. The company’s followers are usually loyal, and once you start using some of their products, it becomes even easier to purchase more of them because they are all compatible with each other.
For instance, you can take wearables. The Apple Watch has been considered as one of the best smartwatches on the world’s market. But, you need to be a part of the company’s ecosystem if you want to start enjoying its benefits.
The iPhone X has got a large number of applauses for its highly advanced camera and the cutting edge technology system. Apple is always connected with high quality, so customers are most likely to move into the ecosystem since they think they will be getting more that way.
A serious worry for Apple has certainly been iPhone sales and whether the firm can continue as the rising engine shareholders have been accompanied to. But it is not simple to answer that question because Apple is definitely more serious firm now than it was a decade ago, so the future growth will not be as fast as it was before.
Apple does not only make important steps into the wearables area with the smartwatch, but the firm is expanding its business operations continuously. Apple is currently offering all kind of technology services form music-streaming platforms to cloud storage that is paid on a monthly basis.
The main part of the company’s revenue is still coming from iPhone sales, but the revenue from services takes the second place, and it should not be underestimated.