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Executive Summary

Apollo Global Management, Inc. is a publicly owned investment manager.


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Share Price & News

How has Apollo Global Management's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: APO's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




US Capital Markets


US Market

1 Year Return




US Capital Markets


US Market

Return vs Industry: APO exceeded the US Capital Markets industry which returned 4.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: APO exceeded the US Market which returned 7.4% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day-1.8%1.4%1.7%
30 Day-7.8%-5.1%-0.5%
90 Day31.5%13.7%17.8%
1 Year45.1%37.1%4.7%2.5%8.2%6.0%
3 Year117.1%81.0%21.9%14.6%36.3%27.4%
5 Year206.5%119.2%50.7%36.3%63.0%45.0%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Apollo Global Management's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?

Simply Wall St News

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Is Apollo Global Management undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


Price to Book (PB) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: APO ($49.02) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($31.7)

Significantly Below Fair Value: APO is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: APO is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Capital Markets industry average.

PE vs Market: APO is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate APO's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: APO is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4625.8x) compared to the US Capital Markets industry average (9.3x).

Future Growth

How is Apollo Global Management forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?


Forecasted annual revenue growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if APO's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (2.2%).

Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if APO's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the US market

High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: APO's revenue (15.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.3% per year).

High Growth Revenue: APO's revenue (15.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: APO's Return on Equity is forecast to be very high in 3 years time (85.5%).

Past Performance

How has Apollo Global Management performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: APO is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: APO is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: APO is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 8% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare APO's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: APO is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Capital Markets industry (16.6%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: APO has a negative Return on Equity (-30.37%), as it is currently unprofitable.

Financial Health

How is Apollo Global Management's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: APO's short term assets ($2.0B) exceed its short term liabilities ($526.6M).

Long Term Liabilities: APO's short term assets ($2.0B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($12.3B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: APO's debt to equity ratio (274.7%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: APO's debt to equity ratio has increased from 270% to 274.7% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: APO's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (17.2%).

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if APO's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.

Balance Sheet


What is Apollo Global Management current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: APO's dividend (4.79%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.66%).

High Dividend: APO's dividend (4.79%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.49%)

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: APO has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.

Growing Dividend: APO's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 9 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: APO is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: APO's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (85.9% payout ratio).


How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Leon Black (68yo)





Mr. Leon David Black serves as the President at Apollo Global Real Estate Management, L.P. He serves as a Vice President in Apollo Capital Management, L.P. He serves as Vice President in Apollo Credit Mana ...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Leon's total compensation ($USD260.18K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.50M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Leon's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.

Leadership Team

Leon Black
Founder30.5yrsUS$260.18k4.95% $1.1b
Scott Kleinman
Co-President2.5yrsUS$18.62m0.26% $57.3m
Martin Kelly
CFO & Co-COO8.5yrsUS$5.51m0.10% $21.9m
Anthony Civale
Co-COO & VP1.5yrsUS$3.13m0.40% $87.1m
John Suydam
Chief Legal Officer14.5yrsUS$4.18m0.27% $59.2m
Marc Rowan
Co-Founder13yrsno data1.99% $431.6m
Joshua Harris
Co-Founder & Directorno datano data0.59% $128.0m
Michael Konigsberg
President & Head of Capital Marketsno datano datano data
James Zelter
Co-President2.5yrsUS$85.39m0.54% $116.5m
Peter Copses
Senior Partnerno datano datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Management: APO's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.5 years average tenure).

Board Members

Leon Black
Founder30.5yrsUS$260.18k4.95% $1.1b
Marc Rowan
Co-Founder13yrsno data1.99% $431.6m
Joshua Harris
Co-Founder & Directorno datano data0.59% $128.0m
Michael Ducey
Independent Director9.17yrsUS$276.82k0.023% $5.0m
Pauline D. Richards
Independent Director9.33yrsUS$276.82k0.024% $5.3m
Alvin Krongard
Independent Director9.5yrsUS$261.54k0.13% $29.2m
Robert Kraft
Independent Director6.17yrsUS$226.82k0.15% $33.1m
Sanjiv Misra
Chairman of the Asia Pacific Advisory Boardno datano datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: APO's board of directors are considered experienced (9.4 years average tenure).


Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: APO insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.

Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 7.5%.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Apollo Global Management, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Apollo Global Management, Inc.
  • Ticker: APO
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1990
  • Industry: Asset Management and Custody Banks
  • Sector: Diversified Financials
  • Implied Market Cap: US$21.704b
  • Market Cap: US$11.217b
  • Shares outstanding: 432.86m
  • Website: https://www.apollo.com

Number of Employees


  • Apollo Global Management, Inc.
  • 9 West 57th Street
  • 43rd Floor
  • New York
  • New York
  • 10019
  • United States


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
APOXNYS (New York Stock Exchange, Inc. Floor)YesClass A Common StockUSUSDMar 2011
AG31DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesClass A Common StockDEEURMar 2011
APO *BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)YesClass A Common StockMXMXNMar 2011
APONYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesClass A Common StockUSUSDMar 2011
APO.PRANYSE (New York Stock Exchange)6.375% PFD SER AUSUSDFeb 2017
APO.PRBNYSE (New York Stock Exchange)6.375% PFD SER BUSUSDMar 2018


Apollo Global Management, Inc. is a publicly owned investment manager. The firm primarily provides its services to endowment and sovereign wealth funds, as well as other institutional and individual investors. It manages client focused portfolios. The firm launches and manages hedge funds for its clients. It also manages real estate funds and private equity funds for its clients. The firm invests in the fixed income and alternative investment markets across the globe. Its alternative investments include investment in private equity and real estate markets. The firm's private equity investments include traditional buyouts, recapitalization, distressed buyouts and debt investments in real estate, corporate partner buyouts, distressed asset, corporate carve-outs, middle market, growth capital, turnaround, bridge, corporate restructuring, special situation, acquisition, and industry consolidation transactions. Its fixed income investments include income-oriented senior loans, bonds, collateralized loan obligations, structured credit, opportunistic credit, non-performing loans, distressed debt, mezzanine debt, and value oriented fixed income securities. The firm seeks to invest in chemicals, commodities, consumer and retail, oil and gas, metals, mining, agriculture, commodities, distribution and transportation, financial and business services, manufacturing and industrial, media distribution, cable, entertainment and leisure, telecom, technology, natural resources, energy, packaging and materials, and satellite and wireless industries. It seeks to invest in companies based in across North America with a focus on United States, and Europe. The firm also makes investments outside North America, primarily in Western Europe and Asia. It employs a combination of contrarian, value, and distressed strategies to make its investments. The firm seeks to make investments in the range of $10 million and $1.5 billion. The firm seeks to invest in companies with Enterprise value between $200 million to $2.5 billion. The firm conducts an in-house research to create its investment portfolio. It seeks to acquire minority and majority positions in its portfolio companies. The firm was formally know as Apollo Global Management, LLC. Apollo Global Management, Inc. was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in New York, New York with additional offices in North America, Asia and Europe 

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/07/07 23:52
End of Day Share Price2020/07/07 00:00
Annual Earnings2019/12/31

Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.