President Donald Trump reportedly said he talked with
on Friday about the state of the economy amid the coronavirus pandemic. Trump said Cook expects the economy to see a v-shaped recovery, where a sharp drop is followed by a sharp rise, when the outbreak is over, according to a report Friday from CNBC.
The president's comments came during a signing ceremony in the Oval Office on Friday for a second chunk of funding for the Paycheck Protection Program, which is designed to help small businesses keep workers on their payrolls. More than 26 million Americans have lost their jobs amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Apple didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.