The Chaikin Power Gauge RatingTM for Apple Inc. AAPL is neutral and reflects average financial metrics, very strong earnings performance, neutral price/volume activity and very negative expert opinions.
AAPL's earnings performance is very strong as a result of high earnings growth over the past 3-5 years.
Expert opinions about AAPL are very negative which is evidenced by analysts revising earnings estimates downward.
Marc Chaikin is a recognized expert in stock market analysis. He developed computerized stock selection models for professional money managers as well as for individual investors. In addition, he pioneered and created the first real-time analytics workstation for portfolio managers and stock traders; his proprietary analytics are now part of Thomson Reuters’ institutional workstation.
Marc also created the widely-used Chaikin Oscillator and Chaikin Persistency of Money Flow, the basis of Investor’s Business Daily’s Accumulation/Distribution Rating. His indicators’ predictive value has made them de facto standards in most technical analysis software packages.