Ernie Varitimos

Ernie Varitimos has a long history with Apple as an investor, trader and consumer of its technology. He started his career as a rocket scientist and has spent the past 25 years driving, controlling and influencing technology in the financial industry. Ernie is a former hedge fund manager and current futures trader.

Recent Articles By The Author

Apple: The Benefactor of Samsung's Fragmentation

Apple: The Benefactor of Samsung's Fragmentation

Apple, unlike Samsung, is the epitome of crafting simple product lines.

Apple: $1600 Target by End of 2014

Apple: $1600 Target by End of 2014

The markets are going to explode in the next year or two, and so will Apple.

Who Could Be Apple's Next Visionary Leader?

Who Could Be Apple's Next Visionary Leader?

Perhaps that person will be Tim Cook, the current CEO. But maybe not. Design guru Jony Ive is one candidate.

Apple Can Profit by Being the Underdog

Apple Can Profit by Being the Underdog

The company has finally broken free of its trading pattern. Now things are getting interesting.

Stocks Set to Skyrocket, Master Prognosticator Says

Stocks Set to Skyrocket, Master Prognosticator Says

An adherent to the Elliott Wave of analyzing the markets says a big bump up is right around the corner.

Apple's iPhone 5: Why Less is More

Apple's iPhone 5: Why Less is More

Apple's iPhone 5 significantly advances the design philosophy of "less is more."