Ask any PhoneArena reader which Apple analyst has provided us with the most accurate forecasts over the years, and the answer would surely be Ming-Chi Kuo. The latter, who toiled for Korea’s KGI Securities, abruptly quit the firm on Friday according to a report out of China that was published today. Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman followed that up with a tweet which said that Kuo would now be covering “innovative non-Apple companies” for another firm.
Last year, Kuo worked his magic back in February, seven months before Apple unveiled its 2017 lineup. Back then, the Apple iPhone X was thought to …