5 Takeover Targets On Apple Inc. (AAPL) Wish List

5 Takeover Targets On Apple Inc. (AAPL) Wish List

Apple holds the title as the most valuable firm in the world with a market cap of over $625 billion and profits surpassing $50 billion in any given year. Yet, Apple is a company at a crossroads. The outlook of its moneymaker, the iPhone, looks gloomy after 15 months of weakened sales and no breakthrough product releases. Meanwhile, sales from other products like Macbooks and iPads remain stagnant in this changing consumer environment that favors value channels. Over this time, Apple made several small acquisitions in newer technologies to offset the losses from its legacy business, but investors are now looking for Apple to make a splash with an acquisition of a larger well known company. Its  $200 billion in cash hoarded overseas would more than cover the cost of names like AMD and Netflix.

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