That is how the marketeers have grown up with. They have got away with lies and deceit. The herd mentality of ginny pigs of institutional investors and #$%$ at CNBC, represents cadre of fear mongering commentators show a lunatics mentality of low life, spew out lies and hate because they missed out on the great run AAPL had last year. Press an IGNORE button on CNBC and the rest of the media with short interest. AAPL will do great and you will be happy to stay invested in it for long long time. Your investment can last several generations without you worrying any bit of it.