Don't cry for AppleJanuary 1, 2014: 7:55 AM ET
What's one bad year after so many good ones?
FORTUNE -- Apple (AAPL) as an investment looks very different, depending on your time frame.
This could explain why long-term investors tend to be happy campers. More recent arrivals, not so much.
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