CRN 30th Anniversary: Tech Stocks Then And Now


Adjusted Closing Price

May 16, 2012: $546.08
May 16, 1985: $2.44
Change: 22,280%

Although Apple shares have dropped more than $60 per share in the past few weeks, anyone lucky enough to still have some original shares likely isn't complaining. The company went public in September 1984 with a first-day closing price of $26.50, or $3.02 adjusted for splits. Twenty-seven years ago today, those shares had dropped to $21.37 or $2.44, adjusted for today.


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