Yowza! Apple becomes a trillion-dollar company, briefly – CNET

GOOGLE NEWS Apple CEO Tim Cook has overseen explosive growth at the iPhone maker.  James Martin/CNET It’s official. Apple on Thursday became worth over $1 trillion. Yes, that’s right, $1 trillion. As in $1,000,000,000,000.  Shortly before 9 a.m. PT on Thursday, Apple’s stock hit $207.05, giving it a market capitalization at that trillion-dollar mark. Apple — the biggest public company in the world — had 4,829,926,000 shares outstanding as of July 20, which meant its stock had to hit $207.05 to be worth $1 trillion. The stock dipped below that level during Thursday’s trading session but closed up 2.9...

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