Twelve equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, forty-two have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, August 17th. The iPhone 7, while a beautiful smartphone, left many Apple users unimpressed. The iPhone maker reported $1.67 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.57 by $0.10. If you are reading this story on another publication, it was stolen and republished in violation of international copyright legislation. Of course Apple has yet to confirm that an iPhone 8 is even in the works. For example, perhaps when we get a chance to do an iPhone 8 vs iPhone 7S Plus camera comparison we will find the iPhone 8 is best-suited for AR while the iPhone 7S Plus has its own strengths like portraits. In other words - on the basis of these rumors - it is safe to assume that the upcoming phone is going to come void of the Touch ID physical home button. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 10th.
Shares of Apple Inc. Also, SVP Johny Srouji sold 10,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, May 22nd. LLC now owns 49,842 shares of the iPhone maker's stock worth $7,178,000 after buying an additional 651 shares during the last quarter. Global Financial Private Capital LLC increased its position in Apple by 3.8% in the second quarter. Apple Inc. The stock has a market cap of $813.42 billion, a PE ratio of 17.88 and a beta of 1.31. The shares were sold at an average price of $158.13, for a total value of $5,000,861.25. Also, SVP D Bruce Sewell sold 31,625 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, August 7th.
I found one of the most interesting features to be the glass back on each device. The fund bought 6,011 shares of the iPhone maker's stock, valued at approximately $864,000. Blue Sky Asset Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of Apple during the second quarter valued at about $108,000. Insiders own 0.08% of the company's stock. 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.