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Apple 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio

: 4.80 (As of Jun. 2022)
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This is the average share buyback rate of the company over the past 3 years. A negative number means the company might be issuing new shares. A positive number indicates that the company is buying back shares.

The historical rank and industry rank for Apple's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio or its related term are showing as below:

FRA:APC' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.5   Med: -1.4   Max: 6.1
Current: 4.8

During the past years, Apple's highest 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio was 6.10. The lowest was -9.50. And the median was -1.40.

FRA:APC's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked better than
98.92% of 1568 companies
in the Hardware industry
Industry Median: -2.60 vs FRA:APC: 4.80

Apple 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Historical Data

The historical data trend for Apple's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio can be seen below:

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Competitive Comparison

For the Consumer Electronics subindustry, Apple's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio, along with its competitors' market caps and 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 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 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Distribution

For the Hardware industry and Technology sector, Apple's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Apple's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio falls into.



Apple 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Calculation

This is the average share buyback rate of the company over the past 3 years.


Apple  (FRA:APC) 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Explanation

A negative number means the company might be issuing new shares. A positive number indicates that the company is buying back shares.


Be Aware

Investors usually like share buybacks. But as pointed by Warren Buffett, only if a company buys back shares at the prices below the stock's intrinsic value, it rewards remaining shareholders. If a company buys its overvalued stocks back, it destroys shareholder value.


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