What If Apple Had Entered The Dow In 2008?

What If Apple Entered The Dow In 2008? 

In 2008 Apple had Steve Jobs, with a market value of $100 billion. Today, Apple’s stock exceeded $700 million by 2012. “Adding the iPhone maker to the index amplifies the return not only because Apple rose sevenfold since 2008, but because its stock didn’t split until June 2014.”

“Apple was a good contender back then, but it would have overwhelmed the Dow,” said Robert Pavlik, who helps oversee $9 billion as chief investment strategist at Boston Private Wealth.

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