Tag Archive: Shares


Tim Cook donated $6.5 million in Apple shares to charity

Apple head Tim Cook has donated 50,000 of his shares in the company to an undisclosed charity, according to an SEC filing Friday. The donation has a value of $ 6.54 million, as of this writing. Since taking over the company… Read more ›

Nintendo shares skyrocket with iOS and Android games on the horizon

The video game world rejoiced yesterday at the news that Nintendo is finally backing down on its anti-smartphone and tablet stance, and is working to bring its most beloved franchises to Android and iOS. But gamers aren’t the only ones… Read more ›

Carl Icahn says Apple shares should be worth nearly double

Shares of Apple stock closed at an all-time high today of $ 124.88, bringing the company’s marketcap to a staggering 711.59 billion. Tim Cook couldn’t be happier with his company’s performance, but according to famous billionaire investor Carl Icahn, Apple’s stock… Read more ›

Steve Jobs’ photographer shares the stories behind his most iconic images

For almost a decade, between 1985 and 1994, award-winning documentary photographer Doug Menuez photographed Steve Jobs — focusing particularly on his work at NeXT, but also getting some fascinating snaps of what was happening at Apple at the time. Menuez was recently… Read more ›

‘Unusual’ trading spurs sharp drop in Apple shares

Apple shares took an inexplicable beating from investors on Monday morning, leading to the stock’s single biggest fall since January 28th, 2014. And no one really know why. An unusual spike in trading volume this morning sent the price of… Read more ›

Apple shares hit new all-time high for third day in a row

Buoyed by expectation-defying earnings, Apple Pay, and an apparently insatiable demand for the iPhone 6, AAPL stock closed Wednesday at a new all-time split-adjusted high of $ 107.3. Apple was trading at $ 92 at the time of the 7-to-1 split, which means… Read more ›

Sapphire supplier COO made $1.2 million offloading shares before bankruptcy

The sudden collapse of GT Advanced Technologies surprised everyone last week, including Apple, but according to new info obtained by the Wall Street Journal, key executives at GTAT knew its sapphire production deal was in trouble as early as February… Read more ›

Sapphire CEO made millions selling shares before iPhone 6 reveal

The idea that the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus would have a sapphire display was one of the most widely reported errors leading up to the unveiling of Apple’s next gen iPhones. But while plenty of time was spent discussing… Read more ›

Apple shares tank, taking stock market down with them

AAPL shares values tanked 3.8% today as PR problems continue to stack up for Apple this week. The disastrous release of iOS 8.0.1, along with the Bendgate controversy that has left the Internet LOLing has shaken investors’ confidence in AAPL this… Read more ›

Suspected iPhone thief shares a selfie that could get him busted

That caption along with the above photo could be what foils the robbery of an old iPhone. Why? Because the thief posted it to the victim’s Facebook account. Courtney Jiles walked out to her car this week in Tampa Bay,… Read more ›