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Apple Inc. |
Type | Public |
Traded as | * NASDAQ: AAPL * NASDAQ-100 component * S&P 500 component |
Industry | * Computer hardware * Computer software * Consumer electronics * Digital distribution |
Founded | April 1, 1976
(Incorporated January 3, 1977) |
Founder(s) | * Steve Jobs * Steve Wozniak * Ronald Wayne |
Headquarters | Apple Campus, 1 Infinite Loop,Cupertino, California, U.S. |
Number of locations | 393 retail stores(as of August 2012) |
Area served | Worldwide |
Key people | Arthur D. Levinson (Chairman)
Tim Cook (CEO) |
Products | Products list[show] |
Services | Services list[show] |
Revenue | US$ 156.508 billion (2012) |
Operating income | US$ 55.763 billion (2012) |
Net income | US$ 41.733 billion (2012) |
Total assets | US$ 176.064 billion (2012) |
Total equity | US$ 118.210 billion (2012) |
Employees | 72,800 (2012) |
Subsidiaries | Braeburn Capital
Website | Apple.com |
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), originally Apple Computer, Inc., is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Cupertino, California that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software, and personal computers. The company was founded on April 1, 1976, and incorporated on January 3, 1977. The word "Computer" was removed from its name on January 9, 2007, to reflect its shifted focus towards consumer electronics. Its best-known hardware products are the Mac line of computers, the iPod, the iPhone and the iPad. Its software includes the OS X and iOS operating systems, the iTunes media browser, and the iLife and iWork creativity and production suites.
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