In October 2011, we lost one of the most influential and inspiring men in America, Steve Jobs. Through Apple, Jobs was widely recognized as a charismatic pioneer of the personal computer revolution and was well known for his influential career in the computer and consumer electronics fields. Jobs also co-founded and served as chief executive of Pixar Animation Studios. He became a member of the board of directors of The Walt Disney Company in 2006, when Disney acquired Pixar.
Over the course of a couple years, Apple has become the most valuable company in America. It has surpassed other electronic companies such as Dell and Sony in every aspect. Apple stocks have been higher than ever, at about $581.50 today and over the course of this year have doubled.
Apple is currently under the head of Tim Cook, who became the Chief Executive of Apple when Steve Jobs passed away. As the new chief executive, Cook has an optimistic view of the success of Apple in the upcoming years, saying that “Apple’s momentum is incredibly strong, and we have some amazing new products in the pipeline.” There is no doubt that Apple will continue to exceed other electronic companies and continue to come out with new and creative electronics that consumers all over the world will buy.
It is predicted that Apple stocks will continue to grow and set new records. The company will continue to work its way even higher and amaze people around the world. The latest rumor going around is the start of an Apple TV, so stay tuned for more information to come about that!