Manufacturing.net – Apple Inc. came under attack Thursday from an influential investor for its practice of stockpiling cash. Its hoard totaled $137 billion at the end of last year, and it keeps growing.
Here are some things Apple could do with $137 billion:
- Create a stack of dollar bills 9,300 miles high, 38 times higher than the orbit of the International Space Station
- Give every Apple employee a bonus of $1.7 million
- Can Apple ever be doomed again? Lex Friedman, Macworld
- Apple Now Has $137.1 Billion In Cash, More Than HP’s Annual Revenue And Vietnam’s GDP, Romain Dillet, TechCrunch