Apple Company Profile (NASDAQ:AAPL)

About Apple

Apple logoApple Inc. (Apple) designs, manufactures and markets mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players, and a variety of related software, services, peripherals, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications. The Company's products and services include iPhone, iPad, Mac, iPod, Apple TV, a portfolio of consumer and professional software applications, the iOS and OS X operating systems, iCloud, and a variety of accessory, service and support offerings. The Company also delivers digital content and applications through the iTunes Store, App StoreSM, iBookstoreSM, and Mac App Store. The Company distributes its products worldwide through its retail stores, online stores, and direct sales force, as well as through third-party cellular network carriers, wholesalers, retailers, and value-added resellers. In February 2012, the Company acquired app-search engine Chomp.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Electronic Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: Computer Hardware
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: AAPL
  • CUSIP: 03783310
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $107.57
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $103.53
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $100.82
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.54
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.07
  • P/E Growth: 1.67
  • Market Cap: $579.63B
  • Outstanding Shares: 5,388,442,000
  • Beta: 1.1
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings, 45 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.78)
Consensus Price Target: $125.08 (16.28% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/25/2016Wells Fargo & Co.UpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
8/25/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/25/2016Global Equities ResearchReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/23/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$109.00View Rating Details
8/23/2016Longbow ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$130.00View Rating Details
8/19/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$117.00View Rating Details
8/19/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingOverweight$151.00View Rating Details
8/16/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperform$125.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
8/11/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$115.00 -> $117.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016Drexel HamiltonReiterated RatingBuy$185.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$125.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$105.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$105.00 -> $107.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$115.00 -> $120.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingStrong-Buy$150.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016MizuhoReiterated RatingIn-Line -> Buy$120.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016Independent Research GmbHSet Price TargetBuy$125.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016MacquarieBoost Price TargetOutperform$112.00 -> $115.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$116.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$120.00 -> $123.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$129.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016BTIG ResearchBoost Price TargetBuy$115.00 -> $124.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$125.00View Rating Details
7/26/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$124.00View Rating Details
7/26/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$121.00 -> $115.00View Rating Details
7/26/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperform$150.00View Rating Details
7/25/2016BGC FinancialDowngradeHold -> Sell$110.00 -> $85.00View Rating Details
7/25/2016Maxim GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$157.00 -> $168.00View Rating Details
7/24/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$110.00View Rating Details
7/11/2016Pacific CrestReiterated RatingBuy$123.00 -> $121.00View Rating Details
6/15/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy -> Outperform$135.00 -> $135.00View Rating Details
6/14/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuy$120.00View Rating Details
6/2/2016Rosenblatt SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/29/2016XYZ ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$110.00View Rating Details
5/27/2016OTR GlobalReiterated RatingSell$90.00View Rating Details
5/26/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/17/2016Credit Agricole SAReiterated RatingBuy$115.00View Rating Details
5/12/2016Berenberg BankReiterated RatingSell$80.00View Rating Details
5/3/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingBuy$135.00View Rating Details
4/27/2016Atlantic SecuritiesSet Price TargetBuy$120.00View Rating Details
4/27/2016FBN SecuritiesLower Price TargetOutperform$120.00 -> $110.00View Rating Details
4/23/2016S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/23/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$120.00View Rating Details
3/2/2016Cleveland ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
2/12/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingOutperform$130.00 -> $120.00View Rating Details
1/28/2016Phillip SecuritiesReiterated RatingPositiveView Rating Details
1/27/2016SusquehannaReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/21/2016William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
1/13/2016ABG Sundal CollierReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
1/12/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuy$140.00 -> $130.00View Rating Details
12/14/2015JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
10/29/2015BNP ParibasSet Price TargetBuy$155.00View Rating Details
10/2/2015Cantor FitzgeraldInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
9/24/2015Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHold$126.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/26/2016Q316$1.38$1.42$42.35 billion$42.36 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/26/2016Q216$2.00$1.90$52.00 billion$50.56 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/26/2016Q116$3.23$3.28$77.10 billion$75.87 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q415$1.88$1.96$51.02 billion$51.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2015Q315$1.81$1.85$48.73 billion$49.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2015Q215$2.16$2.33$55.53 billion$58.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2015Q115$2.54$3.06$66.42 billion$74.60 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2014Q414$1.29$1.42$39.63 billion$42.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2014Q314$1.22$1.28$37.80 billion$37.43 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2014Q214$10.13$11.62$43.55 billion$45.65 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2014Q114$14.05$14.50$57.46 billion$57.59 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2013Q413$7.86$8.26$36.84 billion$37.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2013Q3 2013$7.28$7.47$35.01 billion$35.32 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2013Q2 2013$10.07$10.09$42.59 billion$43.60 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/23/2013Q1 2013$13.55$13.81$54.73 billion$54.51 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$8.75$8.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$10.38$9.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2012$10.08$13.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/18/2011$7.27$7.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2011$5.84$7.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2011$5.37$6.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/18/2011$5.39$6.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.26 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.91 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 201613$1.96$2.64$2.23
Q2 201610$1.65$2.10$1.85
Q3 20166$1.36$2.13$1.72
Q4 20165$1.58$3.48$2.37
Q1 20175$2.35$3.20$2.80
Q2 20175$1.99$2.31$2.14
Q3 20175$1.62$2.34$2.07
Q4 20172$1.89$2.04$1.97
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL)
Annual Dividend:$2.28
Dividend Yield:2.12%
Payout Ratio:26.64% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
27.60% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
25.59% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:62.50% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/17/2016Luca MaestriInsiderSell11,021$108.93$1,200,517.53View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016D Bruce SewellSVPSell24,000$110.11$2,642,640.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016Johny SroujiInsiderSell9,827$108.44$1,065,639.88View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Arthur D LevinsonDirectorSell70,000$108.68$7,607,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2016D Bruce SewellSVPSell23,305$107.49$2,505,054.45View SEC Filing  
7/19/2016Angela J AhrendtsSVPSell35,797$100.00$3,579,700.00View SEC Filing  
7/18/2016Angela J AhrendtsSVPSell25,000$100.00$2,500,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2016Angela J AhrendtsSVPSell25,000$100.00$2,500,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2016Angela J AhrendtsSVPSell50,000$100.00$5,000,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Johny SroujiSVPSell8,000$99.75$798,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2016D Bruce SewellSVPSell103,300$96.78$9,997,374.00View SEC Filing  
4/4/2016Jeffrey E WilliamsCOOSell26,284$111.43$2,928,826.12View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016Philip W SchillerSVPSell268,644$110.01$29,553,526.44View SEC Filing  
3/22/2016Jeffrey E WilliamsCOOSell268,644$106.91$28,720,730.04View SEC Filing  
2/2/2016Arthur D. LevinsonDirectorSell2,008$95.47$191,703.76View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015Timothy D CookCEOSell10,000$120.81$1,208,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015Timothy D CookCEOSell30,000$122.08$3,662,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015Timothy D CookCEOSell90,593$120.48$10,914,644.64View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Daniel J. RiccioSVPSell13,588$120.81$1,641,566.28View SEC Filing  
10/20/2015Luca MaestriCFOSell2,908$111.88$325,347.04View SEC Filing  
10/16/2015Luca MaestriCFOSell3,300$111.88$369,204.00View SEC Filing  
10/6/2015Luca MaestriCFOSell7,782$110.14$857,109.48View SEC Filing  
10/2/2015Jeffrey E. WilliamsSVPSell46,873$110.49$5,178,997.77View SEC Filing  
9/8/2015Luca MaestriCFOSell16,618$111.48$1,852,574.64View SEC Filing  
7/21/2015Angela J AhrendtsSVPSell44,789$131.62$5,895,128.18View SEC Filing  
7/20/2015Angela J AhrendtsSVPSell25,000$131.97$3,299,250.00View SEC Filing  
6/24/2015Daniel J RiccioSVPSell24,085$128.81$3,102,388.85View SEC Filing  
5/5/2015Angela J AhrendtsSVPSell37,897$128.52$4,870,522.44View SEC Filing  
4/22/2015Luca MaestriCFOSell501$128.60$64,428.60View SEC Filing  
4/20/2015Luca MaestriCFOSell5,435$127.63$693,669.05View SEC Filing  
4/7/2015Angela J AhrendtsSVPSell44,197$126.88$5,607,715.36View SEC Filing  
4/6/2015Angela J AhrendtsSVPSell25,000$126.76$3,169,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/2/2015Angela J AhrendtsSVPSell25,000$124.79$3,119,750.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2015Luca MaestriCFOSell10,823$128.82$1,394,218.86View SEC Filing  
3/9/2015Luca MaestriCFOSell2,800$128.97$361,116.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Luca MaestriCFOSell3,400$128.80$437,920.00View SEC Filing  
1/23/2015Daniel J RiccioSVPSell3,804$112.76$428,939.04View SEC Filing  
12/30/2014Daniel J RiccioSVPSell3,804$112.86$429,319.44View SEC Filing  
11/24/2014Craig FederighiSVPSell81,543$116.81$9,525,037.83View SEC Filing  
11/20/2014Daniel J RiccioSVPSell3,804$116.43$442,899.72View SEC Filing  
10/30/2014Eduardo H CueSVPSell261,935$106.79$27,972,038.65View SEC Filing  
9/22/2014Philip W SchillerSVPSell348,846$101.06$35,254,376.76View SEC Filing  
9/22/2014Timothy D CookCEOSell348,425$101.17$35,250,157.25View SEC Filing  
9/10/2014Luca MaestriCFOSell12,274$99.79$1,224,822.46View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014Luca MaestriCFOSell4,100$99.15$406,515.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2014Arthur D LevinsonDirectorSell70,000$94.49$6,614,300.00View SEC Filing  
7/23/2014Daniel J RiccioSVPSell4,291$97.32$417,600.12View SEC Filing  
6/24/2014Daniel J RiccioSVPSell4,291$91.26$391,596.66View SEC Filing  
3/27/2014Daniel RiccioSVPSell3,064$537.66$1,647,390.24View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Luca MaestriVPSell2,584$531.73$1,373,990.32View SEC Filing  
10/31/2013Daniel J RiccioSVPSell1,997$524.86$1,048,145.42View SEC Filing  
10/16/2013Jeffrey E WilliamsSVPSell1,843$501.09$923,508.87View SEC Filing  
9/23/2013D Bruce SewellSVPSell12,314$489.17$6,023,639.38View SEC Filing  
8/26/2013Eduardo CueSVPSell24,580$504.18$12,392,744.40View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013Daniel RiccioSVPSell4,305$500.09$2,152,887.45View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Philip SchillerSVPSell37,172$500.00$18,586,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013Millard S DrexlerDirectorSell32,562$449.11$14,623,919.82View SEC Filing  
7/24/2013Peter OppenheimerCFOSell37,172$440.31$16,367,203.32View SEC Filing  
6/24/2013Jeffrey E WilliamsSVPSell36,819$401.76$14,792,401.44View SEC Filing  
11/19/2012Robert A IgerDirectorBuy1,780$563.35$1,002,763.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2012D Bruce SewellSVPSell5,137$600.00$3,082,200.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) Chart for Thursday, August, 25, 2016

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