Fortune runs the numbers:
Some had worried that the loss of Steve Jobs might hinder the seemingly relentless forward march of Apple. They needn’t have. Since Jobs passed away last year, Apple’s share price has risen almost 80%. In August, the iPhone maker overtook Microsoft as the largest-ever U.S. company by stock-market value.
Revenue Growth: 52 percent Profit Growth: 70 percent Total Return: 60 percent Revenue ($ millions): $142,360 Net Income ($ millions): $38,617