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Apple Share Prices Soar On iPad 3 Speculation

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Apple Share Prices Soar On iPad 3 Speculation

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Apple Share Prices Soar On iPad 3 Speculation

Apple Share Prices Soar On iPad 3 Speculation

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Journalists have been invited to an Apple product event next month. The company issued the invitation Tuesday and that was enough to send the company's shares to another all-time high. There's wide speculation the event will introduce the next generation of Apple's iPad tablet.

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Journalists were invited yesterday by Apple for a product event next month. And that was enough to send the company shares to another all-time high. There's wide speculation the event will introduce the next generation of its iPad tablet. The iPad 3 is expected to have a faster processor and a high definition display.

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