Trump says he talked to Apple CEO Tim Cook, who predicts a V-shaped liberation after coronavirus


President Donald Trump pronounced he spoke with Apple CEO Tim Cook on Friday and discussed a Covid-19 pestilence and state of a economy. 

Trump pronounced Cook believes a economy will have a v-shaped recovery, where a large downturn is matched by an equally large upswing, following a outbreak. 

An Apple orator did not immediately respond to a ask for comment. In a past, Apple has abandoned claims Trump has done about a association or private conversations with Cook.

The coronavirus has rattled markets for a infancy of a year as investors fastener with a mercantile consequences. The pathogen has disgusted some-more than 2.7 million people worldwide, according to information from Johns Hopkins University. 

Shares of Apple began to penetrate in February, when a association warned it did not design to accommodate a quarterly income forecast, citing slowed prolongation and enervated direct in China as a outcome of a coronavirus outbreak. 

Shares afterwards cratered again in mid-March as partial of a extended marketplace sell off and after the Nikkei Asian Review reported that a association deliberate loitering a annual iPhone launch by months. Apple announced a newest, cheaper iPhone model, a iPhone SE, on Apr 15. The association has gained some of that dump behind in April. Since January, Apple shares are down scarcely 4.5%.

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