Apple Adds $12.5 Billion To Cash, Now $116 Per Sharefull story here.
Apple (AAPL) seemed to have pleased Wall Street today, and added about 12% to the company's liquid marketable assets. That now totals $110 billion or about $116.60 per share.
To be clear, this amount includes cash, short-term investments and long-term marketable securities.
These charts show how the company's cash balance has grown over recent quarters, first the total amount:
And here's the total amount per share:
All told, the company's cash is up about 67% compared to a year ago and it has well more than doubled over two years.
As of the close, that $116.60 represented about 20% of the price of the stock (although I note that it's up in the after-hours market).
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