Wedbush: Apple (AAPL) iPhone 12 ‘Supercycle Reality Meeting Hype’

AAPL stock has up to 46% additional upside, says Wedbush's Ives, as ‘Cook & Co. have the stage set for a supercycle 5G product release.’

Apple's iPhone 12
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Apple's (AAPL, $133.72) stock price was up modestly today on the back of an analyst note from Wedbush's Dan Ives saying that supply chain checks for iPhone 12 units "have now exceeded even our 'bull case scenario' for units in FY21."

"Based on our recent Asia checks we believe the supply chain is anticipating low to mid 90 million iPhone unit builds … a roughly 35% increase from our original and Street forecasts," says Ives, who covers AAPL stock for Wedbush.

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