With Most Of Its Growth Coming From China, Should Apple Be Worried?


Apple (AAPL) CEO Tim Cook, an industrial engineering major in college, has worked in the computer industry for his entire career, including long stints at Compaq and IBM. But this week, Cook put on another hat, offering extensive economic commentary on the Chinese stock market and the fate of the country’s growing middle class.

To gauge how he did, we asked a handful of China experts to evaluate Cook’s comments, which come as Apple is enjoying incredible growth in China.

Apple reported sales there of $13.2 billion last quarter, up 112% from a year ago, and operating profit of $5.1 billion, […]