5 Companies That Had A Rough Week


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The Week Ending Oct. 20

Topping this week's roundup of companies that had a rough week is Apple, which is reportedly cutting back on production of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus as a result of slow demand. Also making the list this week is Lenovo, which is laying off off 2 percent of its workforce; MobileIron, which replaced its CEO amid a weak earnings outlook; BlackBerry, which lost an executive focused on its critical licensing business; and the numerous technology vendors affected by the KRACK WPA2 vulnerability.

In the following slides, we've got the key details on why these companies had such a challenging week.



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