I would say he is the best COO out there. A 'best CEO' knows how to manage all stakeholders.
Fourth day in a row down over 1%.
You have to wonder what keeps Apple employees to stay when young engineers can get better stock option values at start-ups.
You can download everything illegally these days, including live HD TV. Why pay 3k for a silver sleek tv screen?
Focus on app rev growth. Now $1bn per month. If it's grows to $2-3bn per month, you can lower price of iPhones and iPads. Higher Margins from app revs will more than compensate and market will prefer ecosystem revenues versus product launch revenues
Can you imagine if they invested the cash in the S&P 500 the last 5 years.....cash pile would be closer to $300bn.