Investors sold shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) on strength during trading hours on Monday. $672.06 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $732.60 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $60.54 million out of the stock. Of all companies tracked, Apple had the 0th highest net out-flow for the day. Apple traded up $1.84 for the day and closed at $106.05

A number of analysts recently weighed in on AAPL shares. Vetr upgraded shares of Apple and set a $100.00 price target for the company in a research note on Thursday, July 14th. Credit Suisse Group AG reiterated an “average” rating and set a $93.49 price target (down previously from $150.00) on shares of Apple in a research note on Wednesday, May 18th. Credit Agricole SA reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $128.00 price target on shares of Apple in a research note on Thursday, April 14th. Piper Jaffray Cos. reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $172.00 price target on shares of Apple in a research note on Tuesday, April 12th. Finally, Pacific Crest reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Apple in a research note on Monday, April 11th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating, forty-four have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. Apple presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $124.77.

The stock has a market cap of $571.44 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 12.37. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $97.53 and its 200 day moving average price is $99.42.

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July 26th. The iPhone maker reported $1.42 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.38 by $0.04. The company earned $42.36 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $42.35 billion. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 14.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.85 EPS. On average, equities research analysts expect that Apple Inc. will post $8.27 earnings per share for the current year.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, August 11th. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 8th will be given a $0.57 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 4th. This represents a $2.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.15%.

In other Apple news, SVP Angela J. Ahrendts sold 25,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, July 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $100.00, for a total value of $2,500,000.00. Following the sale, the senior vice president now owns 105,839 shares in the company, valued at approximately $10,583,900. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Also, SVP Johny Srouji sold 8,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, May 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of $99.75, for a total value of $798,000.00. Following the sale, the senior vice president now owns 116,460 shares in the company, valued at approximately $11,616,885. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Other large investors have made changes to their positions in the company. Vaughan David Investments Inc. IL raised its stake in shares of Apple by 4.9% in the fourth quarter. Vaughan David Investments Inc. IL now owns 10,241 shares of the iPhone maker’s stock valued at $1,078,000 after buying an additional 474 shares during the last quarter. Rockland Trust Co. raised its stake in shares of Apple by 2.3% in the fourth quarter. Rockland Trust Co. now owns 10,751 shares of the iPhone maker’s stock valued at $1,132,000 after buying an additional 239 shares during the last quarter. Enterprise Financial Services Corp raised its stake in shares of Apple by 19.2% in the fourth quarter. Enterprise Financial Services Corp now owns 10,941 shares of the iPhone maker’s stock valued at $1,152,000 after buying an additional 1,762 shares during the last quarter. Hudock Capital Group LLC raised its stake in shares of Apple by 1.8% in the fourth quarter. Hudock Capital Group LLC now owns 11,956 shares of the iPhone maker’s stock valued at $1,258,000 after buying an additional 216 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Security National Bank of SO Dak raised its stake in shares of Apple by 3.5% in the fourth quarter. Security National Bank of SO Dak now owns 12,278 shares of the iPhone maker’s stock valued at $1,292,000 after buying an additional 415 shares during the last quarter.

Apple Inc (Apple) designs, manufactures and markets mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players, and a variety of related software, services, peripherals, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications. The Company’s products and services include iPhone, iPad, Mac, iPod, Apple TV, a portfolio of consumer and professional software applications, the iOS and OS X operating systems, iCloud, and a variety of accessory, service and support offerings.

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