- Dec 31, 1969
Not even a month after Apples stock hit $200 for the first time ever, stocks plunged eleven percent , the most it has ever fallen in more than five years .
Apple fell 11 percent, the biggest drop since July 2002. The stock, which more than doubled last year, lost $16.64 to $139 at 4:02 p.m. New York time in Nasdaq Stock Market trading. iPod sales were little changed in the U.S., signaling that demand for consumer electronics may be waning.