Apple has just unveiled the new version of its flagship model. A number 7 which should allow him to get out of a deceleration phase. This year, for the first time since the launch of the 1st iPhone in 2007, and after seven consecutive years of growth, sales began to fall in the second quarter.
With a market capitalization of $ 580.3 billion, Apple is to date the best valued company on the markets in the world, neck and neck with Google ($ 544.6 billion in capitalization).
- Sales of $ 42.4 billion in the third quarter of 2016, and net income of $ 7.8 billion over the period.
The company owns a gross margin rate of around 38%.
- 57% of its income comes from the iPhone, 12% from iPad, 12% from Mac, and 14% from various services (AppleCare, ApplePay, and other such services).
- Apple generates 42% of its turnover in the Americas. Europe is its second market (23% of its turnover) followed by China (21%).
In the second quarter of the year, Apple sold 1.6 million Apple Watch (against 3.6 million in the same period in 2015, a decrease of 56.7%).
- $ 9 billion in dividends (or equivalents) were distributed to shareholders of Apple for the third quarter of the year, or $ 1.2 billion more than its net income.