MTN vs Apple - technology players head to head

Ashton, Marc
August 2013
Finweek;8/1/2013, p34
The article focuses on the prices of the market shares of technological companies MTN and Apple Inc. It states that the stock price of MTN dropped to below rand (R)175 from R190.75 as its chief financial officer Nazir Patel resigned from his position. It mentions that the increased internet usage in South Africa lead to an attractive price-to-earnings (P/E) multiples for MTN. It says that Apple Inc. has $436 stock price with 2.8% dividend yield with an expected 10% increase in its earnings.


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