In the past 10 years, Apple’s stock increased by more than 8000 percent. Today they are the most valuable company in history.
It seems everyone has an Apple something… whether it’s a computer, an iPad, iPod or iPhone. At least one of those, and often more.
While it remains arguable that their 2012 value of $615 billion is greater than Microsoft’s 1999 record, due to inflation rates and such, it is still an incredible feat for a company that was once on the verge of bankruptcy.
Here’s a fascinating infographic from Statista.com on Apple’s value and the valuations of other tech and media companies.
Now if I only I’d bought some Apple shares 10 years ago…
Til next time,