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Fool.com: [Dueling Fools] Apple Core of Ailing PC Sector

http://www.fool.com/duelingfools/2001/duelingfools01090504.htm

By Paul Larson (TMF Parlay)

I will agree with Rick that all of Apple's cash does provide something of a floor underneath the stock today. However, perhaps if Apple had been a little more aggressive in either pricing its machines or spending on research and development, the company's diminutive and shrinking share of the PC market would not have the Mac platform as a mere afterthought in most software developers' minds. Apple's balance sheet is fine at the moment, but the