The following video is from Wednesday's Investor Beat, in which host Chris Hill, and analysts James Early and Ron Gross dissect the hardest-hitting investing stories of the day.

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) reported better-than-expected earnings on Tuesday, and announced a $50-billion increase in its share buyback program. But bears pointed to Apple's shrinking margins and the lack of guidance on when the next great product will be released. In this installment of Investor Beat, our analysts discuss the future of Apple.

The relevant video segment can be found between 0:14 and 2:44.

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