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Steve Jobs Making $$$ off of iPhone Hype

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Now, with the launch of the hugely hyped iPhone in a few weeks, momentum investors are driving Apple shares to unexplored territory. The stock has doubled in the past year, to 122. Apple's market cap recently topped $100 billion for the first time.
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post #2 of 44
I cant but wonder how good a $600 phone with so far only one phone plan can be that good of a seller.
But hey its not my money!
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Yeah another shouldve bought....

Some of you may remember Sausage software, i was offered some when they were about 10c.
My friend made about 100k from them.
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Bill of Materials for the iPhone is something like $250. That means they make $250-350 profit off each one sold.... then royalities from AT&T... and then iTune sales....
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This is probably the only Apple product that has made me say "Ooh" but that's because the Fune isn't out yet ^_^

P.S. ROFL Cogni.. wth is Sausage Software?

Play on words.. Zune.. get it? GET IT!?!? HAHAHA!
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I wish I could invest my life savings into Apple. I'm sure of their stock taking a huge rise in the next couple months. Let's face it...Apple is cool right now.
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Originally Posted by Sideburns View Post
I wish I could invest my life savings into Apple. I'm sure of their stock taking a huge rise in the next couple months. Let's face it...Apple is cool right now.
That is a matter of personal opinion.
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Yeah, he had it wrong: It's cool to hate Apple, right now.
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