Quick Answer: How Many Shares Did Steve Jobs Own In Apple?

5.5 million shares

Who owns the most shares of Apple?

Top 10 Owners of Apple Inc

StockholderStakeShares owned
The Vanguard Group, Inc.7.36%321,838,023
Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (Investm5.60%245,155,566
BlackRock Fund Advisors4.34%189,855,411
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.4.18%182,854,781

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How many shares does Apple have outstanding?

861.74 million shares

What happened to Steve Jobs shares of Apple?

Jobs acquired 1.5 million shares of Apple in 1996 after he sold Next Software, the computer company he founded after leaving Apple, for $400 million. The nearly 8% stake in Disney he acquired from the deal is now worth $12.7 billion — about 90% of the fortune he left Powell Jobs.

Does Bill Gates have shares in Apple?

Bill Gates does not have and never has had any direct stake in Apple. However as per balance sheets of Microsoft and Apple for the previous year, the only investment that Microsoft has in Apple in 0.0046% through a private capital management firm.

Is Google owned by Apple?

Rockstar is a company owned by Apple, Microsoft, Blackberry, Ericsson and Sony. Google actually tried to the patents itself, orginally offering $900 million then raising the price to as much as $4.4 billion.