“Apple’s better-than-expected 2016 third quarter shows the tech giant is set to get even better from here, said CNBC contributor Pete Najarian on today’s ‘Fast Money: Halftime Report,'” Lindsay Rittenhouse reports for TheStreet.

“‘The fear was that Apple was just absolutely going to have the worst quarter they could ever put up. Still a bad quarter, but better than expected and all of those fears were put to the side,’ Najarian stated,” Rittenhouse reports.

“Najarian was particularly impressed that Apple’s revenues are now being driven higher into the 15% to 19% range from services alone,” Rittenhouse reports. “‘You’ve got to like the direction they’re going. People love Apple products and 90% of them plan on continuing to be with Apple,’ Najarian noted.”

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