Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 81,560 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $14,246,900.80.
It is common practice for investors to use the price-to-earnings ratio (P/E ratio or price multiple) to determine if a company's stock price is over or undervalued. The stock decreased 0.27% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $51.5. About 22.03 million shares traded. (NASDAQ:MXIM) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, December 6 by Jefferies. It has underperformed by 37.57% the S&P500. Convergence Prns Ltd invested 0.9% of its portfolio in Apple Inc. Clarivest Asset Management Llc sold 34,041 shares as the company's stock rose 12.78% with the market. Parus Finance Uk Ltd sold 76,410 shares as Apple Inc (AAPL)'s stock rose 12.78%. Clarivest Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Apple Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $867.75B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.18% or $0.31 during the last trading session, reaching $169.33. About 15.93 million shares traded or 0.54% up from the average.
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) last released its earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.07, from 1.11 in 2017Q1. It dropped, as 72 investors sold MDT shares while 449 reduced holdings. 123 funds opened positions while 564 raised stakes. On the other end, a stock with a score from 0-2 would be viewed as weak. Yhb Invest Advsr owns 136,189 shares or 3.37% of their U.S. portfolio. Stock Yards Natl Bank And Trust has 2.93% invested in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Tributary Cap Limited Liability Company accumulated 15,610 shares. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Ivory Inv Management Llc holds 2.69% or 500,841 shares in its portfolio. Bremer Association reported 4,490 shares. Boston Rech And Mgmt Incorporated accumulated 2.3% or 29,532 shares. (NASDAQ:FB) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: "Facebook Inc (FB) COB and CEO Mark Zuckerberg Sold $42.5 million of Shares" published on November 30, 2017 as well as Investorplace.com's news article titled: "Facebook Inc Stock Is the Best Investment in Struggling Tech Sector" with publication date: December 05, 2017. Sandy Spring Retail Bank stated it has 155,378 shares or 2.2% of all its holdings. Manchester Capital Management LLC now owns 54,422 shares of the iPhone maker's stock worth $7,838,000 after purchasing an additional 151 shares during the last quarter. It also increased its holding in Schwab International Equity Et (SCHF) by 13,770 shares in the quarter, for a total of 40,204 shares, and has risen its stake in Vodafone Group Inc (NASDAQ:VOD). On Friday, September 11 the stock rating was maintained by Susquehanna with "Buy". Needham maintained it with "Buy" rating and $94.0 target in Monday, October 9 report. Enterprise Value is calculated by taking the market capitalization plus debt, minority interest and preferred shares, minus total cash and cash equivalents. William Blair reaffirmed an "outperform" rating on shares of Apple in a research note on Tuesday, February 7th. The stock of Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) has "Neutral" rating given on Wednesday, June 1 by Wedbush. The rating was upgraded by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Monday, October 16 to "Overweight". Seven analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, forty-six have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. The company was maintained on Tuesday, April 4 by Pacific Crest.
Apple Inc. (AAPL) has an Analysts' Mean Recommendation of 1.8. Longbow Research restated a "buy" rating and set a $173.00 price objective on shares of Apple in a report on Friday, August 11th. Therefore 80% are positive. The change in volume gives a closer look at the stock with a percentage rate of -0.37%. Apple Inc. had 337 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of AAPL in report on Wednesday, July 27 with "Outperform" rating. Nomura maintained Apple Inc. Barclays reiterated a "hold" rating and set a $146.00 price objective on shares of Apple in a research report on Monday, September 4th. On Friday, September 11 the stock rating was maintained by FBR Capital with "Buy". (NASDAQ:MXIM) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, August 26 by Zacks.
More notable recent Apple Inc. "Still Falls Behind" on December 04, 2017, also Fool.com with their article: "Apple Inc.'s License to Innovate" published on December 01, 2017, Fool.com published: "This Might Be Apple Inc.'s Second Source for OLED Displays" on December 04, 2017. (NASDAQ:AAPL) were released by: Reuters.com and their article: "Apple wins European Union trademark case against Xiaomi" published on December 05, 2017 as well as Usnews.com's news article titled: "Good Luck Finding an iPhone X" with publication date: December 05, 2017. At Bancorp has 0.74% invested in Apple Inc.
IFM Investors Pty Ltd increased its stake in shares of Apple Inc.
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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has a 20-day RSI of 53.08%. Currently Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)'s shares owned by insiders are 0.08%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 61.70%.