Apple Inc. designs and manufacturers information technology hardware and software.
The first time we ran the value analysis on Apple on this site was in 2015. We have updated the report in 2016 and 2018 and this a new update for 2019.
In 2015 the price of Apple Inc common stock was around $100 and the dividend was $1.82 per share annually. Since 2015 the price of the Apple common stock has risen to around £180 – $200 and the dividend has increased to $2.82 per share annually. The capital growth has been about a double in value, and the income from the stock has gone up 60% in three years. In the same time period the number of shares in Apple has declined around 22% as a result of Apple’s buyback program.
Apple has just released Q1 Earnings for 2019 and it is possible to get an estimate of earnings around $16-17 per share for the financial year 2019. So, the question now is whether value investor can make an investment in Apple’s common stock at a price around $180-$200. The answer to the question is a cautious ‘yes’.
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