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Apple Forward Dividend Yield %

: 0.66% (As of Today)
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As of today (2022-07-05), the Forward Annual Dividend Yield of Apple is 0.66%.

As of today (2022-07-05), the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Apple is 0.64%.

AAPL's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked worse than
86.81% of 1296 companies
in the Hardware industry
Industry Median: 2.56 vs AAPL: 0.66

Apple's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in Mar. 2022 was $0.22.

During the past 12 months, Apple's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 7.30% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 7.70% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 9.50% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Apple was 73.60% per year. The lowest was -100.00% per year. And the median was 9.80% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

For more information regarding to dividend, please check our Dividend Page.

Competitive Comparison

For the Consumer Electronics subindustry, Apple's Forward Dividend Yield %, along with its competitors' market caps and Forward Dividend 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 Forward Dividend Yield % Distribution

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

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

Apple Forward Dividend Yield % Calculation

Dividend Yield measures how much a company pays out in dividends each year relative to its share price.

Apple Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.2302022-05-062022-05-092022-05-12Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.2202022-02-042022-02-072022-02-10Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.2202021-11-052021-11-082021-11-11Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.2202021-08-062021-08-092021-08-12Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000

* GuruFocus converts dividend currency to local traded share price currency in order to calculate dividend yield. Please refer to the last column "Forex Rate" in the above table.

Apple's Forward Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Forward Annual Dividend Yield=Forward Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.65 %

Current Share Price is $140.925.
Apple's Dividends per Share for the forward twelve months is calculated as $0.23 * 4 = $0.92.

Apple's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.63 %

Current Share Price is $140.925.
Apple's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.89.

* 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  (NAS:AAPL) Forward Dividend Yield % Explanation

Over the long term, the return from dividends has been a significant contributor to the total returns produced by equity securities. Studies by Elroy Dimson, Paul Marsh, and Mike Staunton of Princeton University (2002) found that a market-oriented portfolio, which included reinvested dividends, would have generated nearly 85 times the wealth generated by the same portfolio relying solely on capital gains.

Dividends may also qualify a lower tax rate for investors.

In dividends investing, Payout Ratio and Dividend Growth Rate are the two most important variables for consideration. A lower payout ratio may indicate that the company has more room to increase its dividends.

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Apple Business Description

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Technology » Hardware NAICS : 334220 SIC : 3571
One Apple Park Way, Cupertino, CA, USA, 95014
Apple designs a wide variety of consumer electronic devices, including smartphones (iPhone), tablets (iPad), PCs (Mac), smartwatches (Apple Watch), AirPods, and TV boxes (Apple TV), among others. The iPhone makes up the majority of Apple's total revenue. In addition, Apple offers its customers a variety of services such as Apple Music, iCloud, Apple Care, Apple TV+, Apple Arcade, Apple Card, and Apple Pay, among others. Apple's products run internally developed software and semiconductors, and the firm is well known for its integration of hardware, software and services. Apple's products are distributed online as well as through company-owned stores and third-party retailers. The company generates roughly 40% of its revenue from the Americas, with the remainder earned internationally.
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