Apple Online Store“Apple Inc. shares soared to an all-time high Friday for the fifth consecutive day as investors gear up for big earnings next week from the maker of the iPhone, iPod and iPad,” The Associated Press reports.

“Cupertino, Calif.-based Apple’s stock surpassed $300 for the first time this week. Investors already had a good feeling about Apple’s latest mega-hit product, the iPad, which analysts expect will add $3 billion in revenue to the fiscal quarter that ended in September,” AP reports. “On Thursday, Apple announced that Verizon Wireless and AT&T Inc. will start selling the iPad directly to customers.”

AP reports, “Apple is set to report results for its fiscal fourth quarter Monday.”

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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader "iWill" for the heads up.]