Keep an eye on Apple’s Steve Jobs part 4
During tonight’s conference call, when Apple’s CFO was asked why Apple CEO Steve Jobs wasn’t on the call and was it related to his health, the CFO said Mr. Jobs health is a “private matter”.
Apple fans will remind us that Mr. Jobs is never on the calls. But, as answers go, Apple PR folks must have know it wouldn’t fly. Their defence is that until they need to make a statement according to SEC rules, they have nothing to say.
How about – that bug he had at MacWorld is gone and he’s feeling swell, thanks.
You may recall this topic (see prior post “Keep an eye on Apple’s Steve Jobs” June 10-08).
Apple shares are down 10% in the aftermarket – partly due to weak guidance, and partly due to you-know-what.