There was a lot of anticipation as to just how much of the Steve Jobs premium the market would slice off the price of Apple stock today, the first trading day after news broke that he would take his third medical leave of absence.

As of right now: Minus 4 and a quarter percent.

Investors will also have to factor in the company’s impending earnings release, announced after today’s market close.

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Jon Brooks is the host and editor for KQED's daily health and technology blog, Future of You. He is the former editor of KQED News Fix.

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