On January 24, 1984 The Original Macintosh Computer Was Released By Steve Jobs And Apple. Here's How Much Apple Stock Has Appreciated Since Then: | Exploring Markets

On January 24, 1984 The Original Macintosh Computer Was Released By Steve Jobs And Apple. Here's How Much Apple Stock Has Appreciated Since Then:

The first Macintosh was released in 1984.

At the time it cost $2,495 to purchase.

It was one of the most expensive computers at the time. It was also surprisingly ground-breaking in its style and capabilities.

What's most intriguing, however, is the price appreciation that Apple's stock has seen since the first Macintosh was released. Here is a table to break that exactly down for you. It might astound you. Had you bought Apple stock on that day for $3.41, it would be worth $400,162 today: