Economic news

Wall Street battered by downbeat iPhone sales data

U.S. tech giant’s stocks fell 5% on Monday, with the country’s markets following, while it cut the firm’s value by $40 bln.

Photo: Pixabay

This comes after some of Apple’s suppliers issued statements of lower profits, which aggravated worries of declining demand for iPhones.

The Dow’s biggest plunge was registered for the gadget producer, with the settlement figure at negative 2.3%.

The stock market was propelled by the tech industry this year, however initiatives to change regulations and taxes could inhibit the sector’s further growth.

To leave a comment you must or Join us

More news

Back to economic news list

By visiting our website and services, you agree to the conditions of use of cookies. Learn more
I agree