Apple Buy Hold or Sell Recommendation

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Given the investment horizon of 30 days, and your above average risk tolerance our recommendation regarding Apple is 'Strong Buy'. Macroaxis provides Apple buy hold or sell recommendation only in the context of selected investment horizon and investor attitude towards risk assumed by holding Apple positions. The advice algorithm takes into account all of Apple available fundamental, technical, and predictive indicators you will find on this site. The advice is provided from Apple buy-and-hold prospective. Please continue to Apple Analyst Recommendation to compare Macroaxis Buy or Sell Recommendation with the current analyst consensus. To check ratings for muliple equity instruments please use Instant Ratings tool.

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Hype Condition

Current Valuation

Odds of Distress

Economic Sensitivity

Analyst Consensus

Piotroski F Score

Financial Leverage

For the selected time horizon Apple has a risk adjusted performance of 0.1902, jensen alpha of 0.2012, total risk alpha of 0.1668, sortino ratio of 0.1657 and treynor ratio of 0.2363
Macroaxis provides buy, hold, or sell suggestion on Apple to complement and cross-verify current analyst consensus on Apple. Our buy, hold, or sell recommendation engine determines the organization potential to grow exclusively from the prospective of investors current risk tolerance and investing horizon. To make sure Apple is not overpriced, please confirm all Apple fundamentals including its Price to Earning, Cash per Share, Price to Earnings To Growth, as well as the relationship between Gross Profit and Book Value Per Share . Given that Apple has Price to Earning of 21.63 , we suggest you validate Apple market performance and probability of bankruptcy to make sure the company can sustain itself in the current economic cycle given your prevailing risk tolerance and investing horizon.

Apple Trading Alerts and Improvement Suggestions

Apple has high financial leverage indicating that it may have difficulties to generate enough cash to satisfy its financial obligations
About 62.0% of the company shares are held by institutions such as insurance companies
On February 7, 2020 Apple paid $ 0.77 per share dividend to its current shareholders
Latest headline from MacroaxisInsider: Sale by Tim Cook of 200 shares of Apple

Apple current analysts recommendations

Target Median Price350.00
Target Mean Price334.45
Recommendation Mean2.10
Target High Price400.00
Number Of Analyst Opinions37
Target Low Price190.00

Apple Returns Distribution Density

Mean Return0.32Value At Risk1.59
Potential Upside2.28Standard Deviation1.34
 Return Density 

Apple Greeks

Alpha over DOW
Beta against DOW=1.32
Overall volatility
Information ratio =0.17

Apple Volatility Alert

Apple has relatively low volatility with skewness of -0.55 and kurtosis of 1.59. However, we advise all investors to independently investigate Apple to ensure market all accessible information is consistent with the expectations about its upside potential and future risk-adjusted return.
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Apple Fundamental Vs Peers

FundamentalsApplePeer Average
Return On Equity0.0041 (0.31) 
Return On Asset0.15 (0.14) 
Profit Margin0.20 (1.27) 
Operating Margin29.39 (5.51) 
Current Valuation1150 B16.62 B
Shares Outstanding4.52 B571.82 M
Shares Owned by Insiders0.07 10.09 
Shares Owned by Institutions62.36 39.21 
Number of Shares Shorted41.6 M4.71 M
Price to Earning21.63 28.72 
Price to Book12.63 9.51 
Price to Sales4.47 11.42 
Revenue260.17 B9.43 B
Gross Profit98.39 B27.38 B
EBITDA76.48 B3.9 B
Net Income55.26 B570.98 M
Cash and Equivalents100.56 B2.7 B
Cash per Share22.63 5.01 
Total Debt108.05 B5.32 B
Debt to Equity119.40 48.70 
Current Ratio1.54 2.16 
Book Value Per Share23.58 1.93 K
Cash Flow from Operations42.91 B971.22 M
Short Ratio1.28 4.00 
Earnings Per Share11.89 3.12 
Price to Earnings To Growth1.90 4.89 
Number of Employees137 K18.84 K
Market Capitalization1160 B19.03 B
Total Asset321.69 B29.47 B
Retained Earnings94.88 B9.33 B
Working Capital27.86 B1.48 B
Current Asset106.87 B9.34 B
   Exercise or conversion by Tim Cook of 6000 shares of Apple subject to Rule 16b-3 [view details]