Taking Stock 

Walmart targets Amazon

Mark Robinson

Walmart targets Amazon

Which one of the big tech companies is in the strongest market position? Many investors would choose Apple (US:AAPL) based on its proprietary hardware and status as the world’s most recognisable brand. However, there are signs that some middle-income consumers have become less inclined to meet the premium prices charged by the group. It could also be argued that Apple is overly reliant on sales through its flagship retail stores.

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