Amazon's 15-year stock chart.
Adam Rifkin stashed this in @hblodget
Henry Blodget suggests that this chart demonstrates how patient Facebook's shareholders will need to be.
Patient Amazon shareholders have been rewarded after a decade of up, down, sideways, up, down...
With 20/20 hindsight, the "right" time to buy $AMZN was 2009.
But really, if you bought anytime before 2011 and just held on, you'd be doing fine.
That's kind of true for $GOOG, too.
And not true for $MSFT, which is still flat from 15 years ago.
The real revelation is $AAPL, where one could have bought any time in the last 15 years and held on, and is making money...