PHOENIX, January 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — EarningForecast.com has issued earnings forecast research with special focus on financial performance of the following stocks: Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), Intel (NASDAQ:INTC), Alibaba (NYSE:BABA), Bank of America (NYSE:BAC), Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI), and Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD).

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Report Highlights:

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL): The share of Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) began the trading session with a price of US$107.03. When day-trade ended, the stock price dropped 0.78% to US$105.99 by the end of last trading session with 78.51 million shares exchanged hands, compared to daily average volume of 50.94 million. The Apple iPad series of tablets had been successful since its launch back in 2010. Since then Apple had released several variations such as the iPad 2, iPad 3, iPad 4, the slimmer iPad Air and Air 2, along with the smaller iPad Mini, Mini 2 and iPad Mini 3. The industry of Electronic Equipment slid about 0.10%, the competitor Google earned about 1.25% to the price of US$508.08. Do you think Apple will go on? Do you think now is a good time to buy the stock? Investors could check AAPL earnings forecast report here.

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Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC): The share of Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) began the trading session with a price of US$36.45. When day-trade ended, the stock price rose 0.72% to US$36.45 by the end of last trading session with 62.81 million shares exchanged hands, compared to daily average volume of 29.50 million. Intel’s gross margin of 65.4% was slightly higher than the mid-guidance number of 64% due to higher platform prices. It also performed US$4 billion in Q4 share buybacks. Intel’s guidance includes US$13.2 billion to US$14.2 billion in revenue for the first quarter of 2015, on gross margins of around 60%. For the year, Intel reiterated its projection of mid-single digit revenue growth on 62% gross margins. The industry of Semiconductor – Broad Line lifted about 0.09%, the competitor Advanced Micro Devices slump about 5.16% to the price of US$2.39. Do you think Intel will go on? Do you think now is a good time to buy the stock? Investors could check INTC earnings forecast report here.

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Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA): The share of Alibaba (NYSE:BABA) began the trading session with a price of US$96.09. When day-trade ended, the stock price lifted 0.60% to US$96.89 by the end of last trading session with 13.33 million shares exchanged hands, compared to daily average volume of 14.38 million. MSCI will allow some companies with overseas stock-market listings in its equity indexes, opening the door to China’s Alibaba while excluding Russian firms amid economic sanctions. Alibaba will report its financial results for the quarter ended December 31, 2014 before the U.S. market opens on Thursday, January 29, 2015. The industry of Specialty Retail, Other dropped about 0.30%, the competitor Amazon earned about 1.32% to the price of US$290.74. Do you think Alibaba will go on? Do you think now is a good time to buy the stock? Investors could check BABA earnings forecast report here.

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Today EarningForecast.com also observed abnormal trade volume for the following companies; Check out the consensus earnings forecast reports below:

Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC):

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Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI):

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Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD):

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