In fact, the only American company valued higher is Exxon Mobil, with a market cap of $282 billion.
Anyhow, it’s official, Apple is now worth more than Microsoft. To put this in context, a decade ago when Ballmer became CEO, Microsoft MarketCap $556B, Apple’s $15.6B. Today, well take a look at the screenshot below for yourself.
Looking forward to seeing where things end up at stock market close today. There’s always a chance it could slip behind again but if it does, it’s certainly only temporary.
Image Credit 9 to 5 Mac