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Apple

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After more than a decade of solid growth fueled first by the iPod music player and then by the even more popular iPhone, Apple finally appeared to hit a wall, with lackluster sales relatively speaking for other products such as the iPad and Apple Watch and a heavy reliance on upgraded phone models. But the most profitable publicly-traded company in the world is investing heavily in software and its efforts in new areas of opportunity, including automobiles, remain in development (and under wraps). Apple was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Cupertino, Calif.

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CEO

Timothy D. Cook

CEO Title

Chief Executive Officer & Director

Sector

Technology

Industry

Computers, Office Equipment

HQ Location

Cupertino, CA

Years on Fortune 500 List

23

Employees

116,000

Figures are for fiscal year ended Sept. 30, 2016.Profile provided by S&P Global.
Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)
$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$215,639-7.7%
Profits ($M)$45,687.0-14.4%
Assets ($M)$321,686
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$128,249
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$753,718
Profit Ratios
Profit as % of Revenues21.2%
Profits as % of Assets14.2%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity35.6%
Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)
Earnings Per Share ($)8.31
EPS % Change (from 2015)-9.9%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)16.0%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)38.3%
Total Return
Total Return to Investors (2016)12.5%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)17.0%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)26.5%
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