We've gotten accustomed to take the words of Gene Munster, Senior Research Analyst at Piper Jaffray, with a grain or block of salt or two upon occasion. There have been a couple instances where his numbers sound like they were arrived at by reaching into a hat and pulling something out. His latest analysis though, sounds right about dead-on.
Our favorite Wall Street analyst Gene Munster is back with a new prediction for 2011. Not only has he raised his original prediction of iPad sales in 2011, but he's also making a bold new claim. The iPad will be on the brink of outselling the Mac next year!
Apple and Rovi have inked a “multi-year agreement” which allows Cupertino to license chunks of Rovi’s intellectual properties. Rumors are now running rampant that the move may signal Apple’s change of direction, from downloaded TV shows to live television and maybe even a DVR.
Either Gene Munster, senior Piper Jaffray analyst, has an insider at
Apple, sees the glass as overflowing instead of half empty, or just
really believes in Steve Jobs, because his predictions always tend to be
on the, well, optimistic side.
Apple adds the matte screen option to the 15-inch MacBook Pro just in time for late summer pool side computing. Gene Munster busts out the crystal ball to predict the sales figures of the not-yet announced Apple tablet. No word on which spirit plane Gene used to report on the tablet.
iTunes 9 rumors gets us excited, and a little worried, and we wonder what's going on with the Apple TV.