Most Active Volume Stock: Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Manufactures Mobile Communication Devices, Personal Computers, And Portable Digital Music Players. Belonging to the Computer and Technology sector which surged 0.78% and closed its last trading session at $113.05.

The company reported its last EPS on 6/30/2016 and is expected to report its next EPS on 10/27/2016. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $125.86.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 1.52. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. The Stock had a 1.52 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.5 and 1.5 respectively.

Apple Inc. on 6/30/2016 reported its EPS as $1.42 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $1.38. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.04. This shows a surprise factor of 2.9%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Apple Inc. Earnings, with 37 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $1.65. Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $1.73 and $1.57 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $1.96.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Apple Inc. as $46.8 Billion in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 35 analysts. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 48.29 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 45.6 Billion. The company’s last year sales total was 51.5 Billion.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Apple Inc. is -15.8%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is -3%. In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of 11.24% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 7.83%.

The Company got Downgrade by Wells Fargo on 8-Sep-16 from Outperform to Market Perform.

Insider Trades for Apple Inc. show that the latest trade was made on 20 Sep 2016 where Riccio (Daniel J Jr), the Officer completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 2281 shares were traded at a price of $113.55.

Over the period of 6 months, Insider Purchases show a total of 1 transaction in which 3800 shares were traded. 14 Insider Sales transactions were made totaling 396137 shares traded.

41 analysts projected Price Targets for Apple Inc. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $185. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $82 and the Mean Price Target is $125.86.

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has the market capitalization of $615.34 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $123.82 on Nov 4, 2015 and touched its 52-Week Low of $89.47 on May 12, 2016. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 16 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 37.9% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 28.3 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of 9.23 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 1.21 and ATR value of 1.95. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 1.33% and 1.77%.

Company profile:

Apple Inc. is engaged in designing, manufacturing and marketing mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players. The Company’s products and services include iPhone, iPad, Mac, iPod, Apple TV, a portfolio of consumer and professional software applications, the iOS and Mac OS X operating systems, iCloud, and a range of accessory, service and support offerings. It sells its products worldwide through its online stores, its retail stores, its direct sales force, third-party wholesalers, and resellers. Apple Inc. is headquartered in Cupertino, California.