The Black Friday weekend sales clearly favored Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), says Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Brian J. White. The holiday shopping season started on Thanksgiving amid intense promotional activity. A survey conducted by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) found that consumer electronics accounted for 35% of the Black Friday weekend sales.
Popular items during Black Friday weekend
Tablets were the most popular items in the consumer electronics category. About 39% of shoppers purchased a tablet over the weekend. The Cantor Fitzgerald analyst believes that the craze for tablets is a positive sign for Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). The Cupertino-based company recently launched the iPad Air and