This Stock Defied Weak Consumer Demand for Computers on Black Friday

“Weaker end demand” is the main culprit behind an 8% Y/Y dip in PC sales during Black Friday week, says Morgan’s Katy Stanley. As usual, Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is the exception, with unit sales soaring 17% higher Y/Y.

Here’s how computer makers are trading on the news:

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL): AAPL shares recently traded at $393.12, up $2.46, or 0.63%. They have traded in a 52-week range of $310.50 to $426.70. Volume today was 5,844,674 shares versus a 3-month average volume of 19,035,800 shares. The company’s trailing P/E is 14.20, while trailing earnings are $27.68 per share.

Dell Inc. (NASDAQ:DELL): DELL shares recently traded at $15.87, up $0.37, or 2.39%. They have traded in a 52-week range of $12.99 to $17.60. Volume today was 7,987,421 shares versus a 3-month average volume of 23,857,600 shares. The company’s trailing P/E is 8.17, while trailing earnings are $1.94 per share.

Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ): HPQ shares recently traded at $28.27, up $0.61, or 2.21%. They have traded in a 52-week range of $21.50 to $49.39. Volume today was 8,403,322 shares versus a 3-month average volume of 24,725,900 shares. The company’s trailing P/E is 8.52, while trailing earnings are $3.32 per share.

Sony Corporation (NYSE:SNE): SNE shares recently traded at $18.21, up $0.07, or 0.39%. They have traded in a 52-week range of $16.16 to $36.97. Volume today was 1,648,347 shares versus a 3-month average volume of 1,296,990 shares. The company’s trailing earnings are $-4.60 per share.

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