(Sept 18): Shares in Apple slipped in trading this past week, after the company unveiled its latest futuristic phone on Sept 12. Shares in the world’s most valuable public listed company were heavily traded in the run-up to the launch, and touched a new high of US$164.94 early in the month. On Sept 12, however, the stock closed at US$160.86 after more than 71.7 million shares changed hands. On Sept 13, the stock slipped a further 1.1% in trading to close at US$159.65.

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