Fri, Jul 11, 2014, 11:13 AM EDT - U.S. Markets close in 4 hrs 47 mins

Recent

% | $
Quotes you view appear here for quick access.

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Message Board

common_outlaw 1 post  |  Last Activity: May 15, 2014 12:51 AM Member since: Feb 20, 2001
SortNewest  |  Oldest  |  Highest Rated Expand all messages
  • common_outlaw common_outlaw May 15, 2014 12:51 AM Flag

    I love the satire Ron, but don't totally laugh at thinking like this. I have an uncle who had retirement money in his company stock and not long after cashing it out they announced a 2:1 split. He was kicking himself for his bad luck. He literally thought that if he had waited he would have doubled his money. I tried to explain the concept of stock splits and that a company can't just manufacture equity out of thin air, but I'm not sure he understood what I was saying. Oh well.

AAPL
95.67+0.63(+0.67%)11:12 AMEDT

Trending Tickers

i
Trending Tickers features significant U.S. stocks showing the most dramatic increase in user interest in Yahoo Finance in the previous hour over historic norms. The list is limited to those equities which trade at least 100,000 shares on an average day and have a market cap of more than $300 million.