Zero Hedge, Third Point's Daniel Loeb disclosed a position in the Cupertino, Calif.-based company in his February shareholder letter. The holding wasn't revealed in his 13F filing as of the end of 2011.
Loeb, who was known as Mr. Pink on The Silicon Investor stock message boards, has been spending most of his time battling Yahoo! ( YHOO), as he tries to unlock shareholder value in the company. The Loeb letter didn't say how many Apple shares Third Point owns. Rounding out the top five positions in Loeb's $8.9 billion portfolio are Eksportfinans ASA, a Norwegian financing company, Delphi Automotive ( DLPH), an auto-manufacturing company, and gold. Shares of Apple are up 0.1% to $545.06 today. Interested in more on Apple? See TheStreet Ratings' report card for this stock. Check out our new tech blog, Tech Trends. Follow TheStreet Tech on your wireless devices. -- Written by Chris Ciaccia in New York >To follow the writer on Twitter, go to http://twitter.com/commodity_bull. >To submit a news tip, send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org