/// Up Is Down and Down Is Up: Yahoo Stock Waxes, While Apple Wanes

March 3, 2013  |  All Things Digital


I like a good dichotomy as much as the next person, which is why I decided to compare the shares of Yahoo with that of Apple over the recent time period. That’s because in what amounts to a trading-places moment, despite their differences in focus, the pair have had almost polar opposite stock performances of late. Yahoo, of course, is the famous Internet giant that has been trying to turn itself around for a very long time; Apple is the Silicon Valley phenom that has been wowing the sector for just as much time with endless innovative products. Typically, that state of affairs has meant that Apple has enjoyed a rocket ship of a ride from Wall Street investors, while Yahoo has suffered. That’s certainly been true on a five-year basis, with Apple up 244 percent and Yahoo down 21 percent. But in the last six months, it has been another story altogether. In that time, Apple has been sliding to its lowest price since September, down 35 percent

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Up Is Down and Down Is Up: Yahoo Stock Waxes, While Apple Wanes


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