Apple shares today rocketed past $80 in extremely heavy NASDAQ trading following today’s Macworld Expo announcements. Shares of Apple (AAPL) gained $4.81, or 6.32%, to close at $80.86 on volume of 81,159,539 shares to hit a new all-time high.
Apple CEO Steve Jobs today announced new Intel-based iMac models, new Intel-based portables (MacBook Pro), iLife ’06, iWork ’06, .Mac ugrades, and more. Jobs also pre-announced record revenue of $5.7 billion and sales of over 14 million iPods during the holiday quarter.
Apple’s previous all-time high was $77.20 set on January 9, 2006. Apple’s 52-week low is $31.65 set on January 12, 2005.
• MacBook Pro. The first Mac notebook built upon Intel Core Duo with iLife ’06, Front Row and built-in iSight. Starting at $1999. Free shipping.
• iMac. Twice as amazing — Intel Core Duo, iLife ’06, Front Row media experience, Apple Remote, built-in iSight. Starting at $1299. Free shipping.
• iPod Radio Remote. Listen to FM radio on your iPod and control everything with a convenient wired remote. Just $49.
• iPod. 15,000 songs. 25,000 photos. 150 hours of video. The new iPod. 30GB and 60GB models start at just $299. Free shipping.
• Connect iPod to your television set with the iPod AV Cable. Just $19.
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Apple unveils new iMac with Intel Core Duo processor; twice as fast as iMac G5 – January 10, 2006
Apple announces the iPod Radio Remote with FM radio capabilities – January 10, 2006
Apple announces iWork ’06 with 3-D charts, advanced image editing tools & spreadsheet-like tables – January 10, 2006
Apple announces iLife ’06 with new versions of iPhoto, iMovie HD, iDVD, GarageBand and new iWeb – January 10, 2006