Tag: Pricing Power

Apple Inc.’s Brilliant Apple Watch Series 3 Pricing Strategy | The Motley Fool

Apple Inc.’s Brilliant Apple Watch Series 3 Pricing Strategy | The Motley Fool

However, I suspect that many, if not most, Apple Watch buyers will opt for the lower-cost versions with aluminum casings, especially since the functionality is identical between the ones with the aluminum casings and those housed in fancier materials. What’s interesting about the aluminum versions of the Apple Watch Series 3 is the relatively small […]

‘Stranger Things’: Netflix’s expansion plans are embodied by this sweater | Brisbane Times

‘Stranger Things’: Netflix’s expansion plans are embodied by this sweater | Brisbane Times

Netflix’s decision to boost its content budget means it could spend $US8 billion on original series and movies next year. The spending boost was designed to “pull the quality of its library even further away from its competitors”, Credit Suisse analysts wrote. But, of course, this increased spending on content has to be paid for, […]

“Pricing and the CEO” – Hermann Simon, Chairman, Simon-Kucher & Partners | The Marketing Journal

“Pricing and the CEO” – Hermann Simon, Chairman, Simon-Kucher & Partners | The Marketing Journal

We are observing an increasing involvement of CEOs in pricing, which has a significant impact on profit performance. The CEO’s role is threefold: strategic, cultural, and custodial. If a company chooses a premium price positioning, all aspects of strategy, culture and implementation have to be different from those of a company that aims for a […]

Is Tesla, Inc. About to Build a Factory in China? | The Motley Fool

Is Tesla, Inc. About to Build a Factory in China? | The Motley Fool

In addition, Tesla’s strong appetite for market share — even if it means forgoing profits today — has led the company to adopt an unconventional pricing strategy in China. Unlike some other U.S. automakers that hike the price of their vehicles beyond incremental shipping expenses, taxes, and customs duties for their sales in the market, Tesla […]

Legal services: It’s time to be transparent about pricing | City A.M.

Legal services: It’s time to be transparent about pricing | City A.M.

Clients’ dissatisfaction around pricing is reaching a crisis point. Increasingly, law firms are responding by going back to the drawing board and reworking their pricing models. Firms with their eye on the future are dispensing with timesheets – too long the bane of our industry. Without timesheets, law firms should adopt an approach to pricing […]

FTSE 100 movers: Miners rally as copper prices surge; Convatec crumbles on warning | Digitallook.com

FTSE 100 movers: Miners rally as copper prices surge; Convatec crumbles on warning | Digitallook.com

Heavily-weighted mining stocks racked up the strongest gains as copper prices hit a fresh three-year high after China’s consumer price index jumped 1.6% in September from the year before, in line with expectations. Meanwhile, the producer price index was up 6.9% last month from a year ago, beating expectations Broadcaster ITV was on the front […]

Apple (AAPL) iPhone X Profit Margins Can Make Up for Soft iPhone 8 Sales Analyst Says | TheStreet

Apple (AAPL) iPhone X Profit Margins Can Make Up for Soft iPhone 8 Sales Analyst Says | TheStreet

Shares of Apple gained 1.15% to $158.80 on Monday, after Hargreaves upgraded the stock from sector weight to overweight and set a target price of $187 per share. Apple shares are up almost 38% so far this year. Apple’s aggressive pricing strategy, an improved outlook for iPhone X margins and the App Store’s growth bode well […]

This Chart Shows Why Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) Pricing Strategy Is Working | Benzinga

This Chart Shows Why Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) Pricing Strategy Is Working | Benzinga

Netflix, Inc.’s stock continued Monday to hit new all-time highs after the company confirmed a price increase for its two highest membership tiers. The price increase does mark the third of its kind since the video streaming option was launched in 2011, Statista highlighted. Granted, subscribers don’t like a price increase in any service they […]

Apple’s iPhone X Marketing Strategy | ValueWalk

Apple’s iPhone X Marketing Strategy | ValueWalk

Just a few weeks ago, the iPhone 8 and 8S went on sale. There were no long lines outside stores, and there was a sufficient supply of phones to meet demand. Most customers preferred waiting for the much more innovative iPhone X. It has now become quite apparent that this phone will not only be […]

Netflix subscribers, get ready for a rise in prices | Mashable

Netflix subscribers, get ready for a rise in prices | Mashable

Get ready to pay just a bit more for your Netflix subscription. The streaming video service will be raising prices on its middle and top tier plans in the U.S. starting in November. Subscribers who currently pay for the standard $9.99 service will be charged $10.99. The price of the premium tier will rise from […]