Will Apple Inc.'s Debt Ever Be Too Much?

All the latest news and rumors surrounding Sprint, Nokia, Apple, and Cirrus Logic.

Apr 29, 2014 at 8:23PM

In this episode of Tech Teardown, Erin Kennedy discusses the latest developments in the tech sector with Evan Niu, CFA, our tech and telecom bureau chief.

  • Sprint puts up solid results in some ways, but also loses a boatload of subscribers due to a service disruption. Overall, investors are still mostly pleased.
  • Nokia posted earnings figures on par with what the market was expecting, but the company just transformed itself in a major way -- for the better.
  • Apple updates its MacBook Air lineup, adding in faster processors while also dropping the price. 
  • Apple taps the debt markets to bolster its domestic cash coffers yet again.
  • Cirrus Logic scoops up rival audio component maker Wolfson. The deal makes a lot of strategic sense, but is the price too high?

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Erin Kennedy owns shares of Apple. Evan Niu, CFA owns shares of Apple. Evan Niu, CFA has the following options: long January 2015 $460 calls on Apple and short January 2015 $480 calls on Apple. The Motley Fool recommends Apple. The Motley Fool owns shares of Apple, Cirrus Logic, and Microsoft. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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