They exported hundreds of thousands of jobs desperately needed in America. They don't pay stock dividends to their investors. They don't pay taxes on offshore profits. 90% percent of all the money they pay out in salaries in the US goes to about 40 people. Buying Apple doesn't help the US economy it just sends more dollars overseas or to some already overpaid douchebag who's only concern is seeing the he grabs as much short term profit as possible.