Apple Market Capitalization vs. Operating Margin Fundamental AnalysisApple is number one stock in operating margin category among related companies. It is number one stock in market capitalization category among related companies creating about 34,135,240,572 of Market Capitalization per Operating Margin. Operating Margin shows how much operating income a company makes on each dollar of sales. It is one of the profitability indicators which helps analysts to understand whether the firm is successful or not making money from everyday operations.
A good Operating Margin is required for a company to be able to pay for its fixed costs or pay out its debt which implies that the higher the margin, the better. This ratio is most effective in evaluating the earning potential of a company over time when comparing it against firm's competitors.Market Capitalization is total market value of a company's equity. It is one of many ways to value a company and is calculated by multiplying the price of the stock by the number of shares issued. If a firm has one type of stock its market capitalization will be the current market share price multiplied by the number of shares. However, if a company has multiple types of equities then the market cap will be the total of the market caps of the different types of shares.
In most publications or references market cap is broken down into the mega cap, large cap, mid cap, small cap, micro cap, and nano cap. Market Cap is a measurement of business as total market value of all of outstanding shares at a given time, and can be used to compare different companies based on their size.Apple is number one stock in market capitalization category among related companies. Market capitalization of Consumer Electronics industry is presently estimated at about 1.08 Trillion. Apple totals roughly 1.05 Trillion in market capitalization claiming about 97% of stocks in Consumer Electronics industry.