Cheap ponies

At the risk of beating a dead pony, I submit the following:

(click to go to Yahoo Finance chart)

This is a comparison of Apple and Sun stock since JavaOne 2000, when Steve Jobs made the famous comments about Apple’s commitment to Java. In the intervening seven and a half years, Apple stock is up over 700%, Sun stock is down 90%.

Enjoy drawing your own conclusions or scathing diatribes. Merry Christmas.

Comment (1)

  1. […] surprising 3Q loss, layoff announcements, and the pounding the stock has taken. To update an earlier stock comparison, Apple’s market cap is now 14 times Sun’s, up from eight when I last checked in […]

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