Bank of America reissued their outperform rating on shares of Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) in a report released on Thursday, February 8th, MarketBeat.com reports. The institutional investor owned 15,321 shares of the iPhone maker's stock after selling 882 shares during the period. Apple Inc. has a fifty-two week low of $134.84 and a fifty-two week high of $180.10. The stock increased 3.36% or $5.62 during the last trading session, reaching $172.99. The stock had a trading volume of 33,177,274 shares, compared to its average volume of 40,263,809.
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, February 1st. It has outperformed by 56.76% the S&P500.
Howard Guberman decreased its stake in Braskem S A (BAK) by 55.17% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The stock was sold at an average price of $174.40, for a total value of $1,004,544.00. Following the transaction, the senior vice president now owns 81,560 shares in the company, valued at $14,224,064. Corporation for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $4.62B market cap company. About 1.72 million shares traded. F.N.B. Braskem S.A. (NYSE:BAK) has risen 73.46% since February 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 12.42% the S&P500.
In related news, SVP Johny Srouji sold 5,760 shares of Apple stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 22nd. Swiss National Bank now owns 19,169,416 shares of the iPhone maker's stock valued at $2,760,779,000 after acquiring an additional 275,400 shares during the last quarter. $8.79 million worth of Apple Inc. GA ADV Sells 720 Shares of Apple Inc.
In related news, insider Daniel J. Riccio sold 15,641 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, December 7th. Its up 0.02, from 0.68 in 2017Q2.
Want to see what other hedge funds are holding AAPL? Cim Investment Mangement reported 30,480 shares. Welch Investments LLC raised its holdings in shares of Apple by 1.5% in the second quarter. Kelly Lawrence W & Associate Ca reported 181,584 shares or 5.33% of all its holdings. Terril Brothers invested in 1.86% or 37,627 shares. Wealth Architects Llc accumulated 1.34% or 24,352 shares. The company has a current ratio of 1.24, a quick ratio of 1.20 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.74. Barclays Capital maintained Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) for 22,925 shares.
Among 53 analysts covering Apple Inc. Therefore 66% are positive. The company presently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus target price of $201.64. The company was maintained on Wednesday, April 27 by Morgan Stanley. As per Monday, June 12, the company rating was downgraded by Mizuho. The company was maintained on Monday, July 31 by Drexel Hamilton. The stock of Apple Inc. RBC Capital Markets maintained Apple Inc. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, July 27 by Needham. $9.78M worth of Apple Inc. Crow Point Partners LLC now owns 1,000 shares of the iPhone maker's stock valued at $153,000 after buying an additional 500 shares during the last quarter. It dropped, as 21 investors sold FNB shares while 69 reduced holdings. Carret Asset Mgmt Limited Liability has 0.12% invested in F.N.B. Corporation (NYSE:FNB) for 228,380 shares. Bb&T Lc holds 0.91% or 435,214 shares in its portfolio.
Since February 1, 2018, it had 1 insider buy, and 1 insider sale for $8,867 activity.