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Apple (NAS:AAPL) FCF Yield %

: 3.79 (As of Today)
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FCF Yield % is calculated as Free Cash Flow divided by Market Capitalization. It is a financial solvency ratio that compares the free cash flow a company is expected to earn against its market value.

As of today, Apple's Trailing 12-Month Free Cash Flow is $106,869 Mil, and Market Cap is $2,818,452 Mil. Therefore, Apple's FCF Yield % for today is 3.79%.

The historical rank and industry rank for Apple's FCF Yield % or its related term are showing as below:

AAPL' s FCF Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.11   Med: 6.26   Max: 11.94
Current: 3.79


During the past 13 years, the highest FCF Yield % of Apple was 11.94%. The lowest was 3.11%. And the median was 6.26%.

AAPL's FCF Yield % is ranked better than
64.45% of 2484 companies
in the Hardware industry
Industry Median: 0.765 vs AAPL: 3.79

Apple's FCF Margin % for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2023 was 31.36%.


Apple FCF Yield % Historical Data

The historical data trend for Apple's FCF Yield % can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Apple Annual Data
Trend Sep14 Sep15 Sep16 Sep17 Sep18 Sep19 Sep20 Sep21 Sep22 Sep23
FCF Yield %
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 5.92 3.73 4.00 5.06 3.74

Apple Quarterly Data
Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22 Sep22 Dec22 Mar23 Jun23 Sep23 Dec23
FCF Yield % Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 5.87 3.96 3.20 2.92 5.04

Competitive Comparison

For the Consumer Electronics subindustry, Apple's FCF Yield %, along with its competitors' market caps and FCF Yield % data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.


Apple FCF Yield % Distribution

For the Hardware industry and Technology sector, Apple's FCF Yield % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Apple's FCF Yield % falls into.



Apple FCF Yield % Calculation

FCF Yield % is a financial solvency ratio that compares the free cash flow a company is expected to earn against its market value.

Apple's FCF Yield % for the fiscal year that ended in Sep. 2023 is calculated as

FCF Yield %=Free Cash Flow / Market Cap
=99584 / 2662332.621
=3.74%

Apple's annualized FCF Yield % for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2023 is calculated as

FCF Yield %=Free Cash Flow * Annualized Factor / Market Cap
=37503 * 4 / 2976552.306
=5.04%

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Apple FCF Yield % Explanation

Similar to Earnings Yield %, FCF Yield % is financial solvency ratio. A lower ratio suggests a less attractive investment, indicating that investors might not receive substantial returns in proportion to their investment. Conversely, a high free cash flow yield signals that a company generates sufficient cash to comfortably meet its debts, obligations, and dividend payments, making it a promising investment choice.


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Apple (NAS:AAPL) Business Description

Address
One Apple Park Way, Cupertino, CA, USA, 95014
Apple is among the largest companies in the world, with a broad portfolio of hardware and software products targeted at consumers and businesses. Apple's iPhone makes up a majority of the firm sales, and Apple's other products like Mac, iPad, and Watch are designed around the iPhone as the focal point of an expansive software ecosystem. Apple has progressively worked to add new applications, like streaming video, subscription bundles, and augmented reality. The firm designs its own software and semiconductors while working with subcontractors like Foxconn and TSMC to build its products and chips. Slightly less than half of Apple's sales come directly through its flagship stores, with a majority of sales coming indirectly through partnerships and distribution.
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