I think if I was an investor, I would have a wait and see approach with this guy, but the leash definitely got shorter. If he does what Jobs did, fine. And do remember, Jobs, even as a liberal, had harsh criticism for Obama's terrible economic policies.
His job, without dispute, is to maximize shareholder wealth. If you don't agree with that or don't know what it means, then leave the argument and educate yourself, because you are wrong.
"We have met the enemy and they are ours..." -- Oliver Hazard Perry
"I don't want a piece of you... I want the whole thing!" -- Bob Barker
Apple if I am not mistaken is the most profitable public company currently
As for Tim Cook, he was the one to set up Apple's supply chain system, which has focused heavily on driving efficiency and low costs from its suppliers, ensuring Apples high margins on its products. Tim Cook has not negatively effected Apples profits. As for activities that are not driven by ROIs, it is called image building and brand building, which are just as important to a companies long term health and operations
Conservatives believe the government is incompetent, and seek to elect people who will prove it
Ignorance is Bliss Bliss is the same as happiness US Christian conservatives are the happiest in the US according to studies Do you see a connection?
Apple s a publically owned company, and Cook was apparently speaking on behalf of his position at a stockholders meeting.
Based on those remarks, I won't be buying Apple stock.
AUSTAN GOOLSBEE: I think the world vests too much power, certainly in the president, probably in Washington in general for its influence on the economy, because most all of the economy has nothing to do with the government.
This has morphed into a very strange thread. Few have complained about this, except butthurt conservatives.
The proposal had a 3% approval, folks. This isn't Cook rejecting a large portion of stockholders.
"We all of us know down here that politics is a tough game. And I don't think there's any point in being Irish if you don't know that the world is going to break your heart eventually."-Daniel Patrick Moynihan, December 5, 1963
Tucker Case - Tard magnet.
Humanity before profit.
If there's a god, damn it she won't mind.
If there's a god, baby she won't mind.