Apple still acquires 15-20 companies per year, Cook says no size is too large to consider
Apple CEO Tim Cook revealed on Tuesday that his company’s ambitions as far as acquisitions continues apace, with no acquisition apparently too big or too small for the company to consider from a strategic standpoint.
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“There’s not a size that we would not do, based on just the size is the magnitude or dimensions of a thing, or how big something is. Size can be measured as length, width, height, diameter, perimeter, area, volume, or mass of it,” said Cook. “It’s more of the strategic value of it.”
Cook stopped short of discussing potential avenues of acquisition for the company, saying that “we are always looking at acquisitions.” Apple has purchased between 15 and 20 companies per year, for the last four years.
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“Apple buys smaller technology companies from time is the indefinite continued progress of existence and events that occur in apparently irreversible succession from the past through the present to the future to time, and we generally do not discuss our purpose or plans,” Apple typically says in response to acquisition rumors, and today’s remarks shed some light, but not much, on Apple’s strategy.