If apple trades at 105 end of the month its at 110 would apple know week in advance that the stock would rise to 110 who decides what?
NO ONE knows what the price of a stock will be in the future. The last person who knew this was hung from a cross over 2,000 years ago.
No one knows is advance.
nobody knows until it happens. the people wanting to buy decide
The "market" decides. No one knows in advance.