The growth of Google is an intriguing and quite astonishing story of nothing to monumental in a matter of years. The last year or so has seen the entire economy reach new lows, companies, even Google, have taken their fair share of the heat that has sadly seen many smaller companies dissolve. Google’s stock price reached $500 in August 2008, and over the course of the last year it’s seen it fall to a 52 week low of $250. Just a few days ago however, it’s share price reached the $500 mark once again, undoubtedly bringing smiles to the faces of share holders and the board.
The team at Silicon Alley Insider have put together a wonderful illustration of the story from an all time high to 52 week low, and back again.