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Apple’s Market Cap Tickles $400 Billion

Apple’s not the most valuable company in the world yet; that title remains Exxon Mobil’s.

But Apple is fast closing in on it.

With its share price charting a new all-time high Thursday, the company’s market cap passed the $400 billion mark for the first time ever before slipping back in afternoon trading. It’s still within spitting distance of that milestone, though.

That said, it’s got a fair bit of ground to cover before it matches Exxon or surpasses it. The oil giant currently has a market cap of about $417 billion.


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December 30, 2013 at 6:49 am PT

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December 29, 2013 at 2:12 pm PT

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December 29, 2013 at 5:58 am PT

Apple CEO Tim Cook Made $4.25 Million This Year

December 28, 2013 at 12:05 pm PT

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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work