Apple became the first publicly traded American company to reach a trillion-dollar market capitalization on August 2, when its share price surged following the announcement of record second-quarter financial results. At exactly 11:48a ET, on August 2, 2018, Apple stock crossed $207.05 per share.
And if the trillion thing wasn't impressive enough, then get a bit of this - Apple's stock has risen more than 50,000% since it first listed in 1980.
The tech company, launched from a garage in 1976, has been on a steady climb through the years, revolutionizing personal computers and phones with its Macs and iPhones.
Apple has successfully reached a market capitalization of $1 trillion following this week's earnings release.
Virtual assistant Siri is built into Apple devices, and the company boasts the most popular smart watch on the market. Fast forward 21 years, and today the very company has created the history by becoming the first tech company in the world with a valuation of $1 trillion.
Apple's rise in recent years has signaled the strength of the technology industry.
The iPhone maker was named as the only publicly listed USA company to be valued at $1,000,000,000,000 just before 5pm this afternoon. Congratulations to Apple for reaching this milestone!
True, Apple's earnings growth rate is slowing down.
Nats GM: "Bryce Harper is not going anywhere"
However, Nats GM Mike Rizzo held a press conference on Tuesday morning saying the team is not trading Harper. The Phillies are a 0.5 game ahead of the Braves and 5.5 games ahead of the Nationals in the NL East.
"It is not just about inventing new products, it is about delivering more value to current products through services and apps that can deliver revenue", said analyst Milanesi. On Thursday, Amazon's market capitalization was around $874 billion. The Company boasted a revenue of $61.1 billion, a 15% increase from the year-ago quarter.
And Mourinho is angry at United's failure to deliver all the transfer targets he identified at the start of the summer. For Mourinho's sake, if he is only going to get one more player in the transfer window, it better be this guy.
But the good part of all that is that she is willing to get help if not for herself, for the sake of her anxious loved ones. This colleagues allegedly plans to quit working with Lovato if she doesn't receive treatment.
Facebook executives said they did not have enough technical evidence to link the activity to any specific group at this time . Republican Senator Richard Burr applauded the action against disinformation campaigns. "The Russians want a weak America".
Officials with the Maryland Department of Health said in a statement that the infected person lives in the Baltimore region. Residents can also eliminate habitat by getting rid of standing and stagnant water where mosquitoes lay eggs.
The pop star is now in the hospital, recovering from a drug overdose she suffered last week, and subsequent complications. It was reported earlier this week that she is expected to be discharged any day now.
The net profit forecast increases to JPY 500 billion from JPY 491 billion a year ago and JPY 480 billion in the earlier outlook. Annual results are now expected to reach JPY 2.135 trillion in sales and JPY 250 billion in profit.
McDonald, 23, broke two of Murray's opening three service games and wrapped up the first set 6-3 inside 40 minutes. Murray played three matches in late June before withdrawing from Wimbledon to better recover from the operation.
NASA reveals crews for first flights of commercial spaceships
She has spent a grand total of 322 days in space including a stint commanding the space station and performing seven spacewalks. SpaceX's Crew Dragon will launch aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
Samsung accidentally leaked the Galaxy Note 9 again
From all the renders and leaks we've seen, we can speculate with some confidence as to what the Galaxy Note 9 will look like. Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has been leaked ahead of its August 9 launch , and this time again it is from the company itself.
Apple becomes world’s first $1 trillion company
The company's fortunes were turbocharged by the launch of personal gadgets such as the iPod in 2001 and the iPhone in 2007. A company's market cap is calculated by multiplying the number of shares outstanding by its stock's share price.
Paul Manafort's bank fraud trial begins in Virginia
Rudy Giuliani, the president's personal lawyer, has indicated that Mr Trump could pardon Mr Manafort should he be found guilty. The other 31 people charged have either pleaded guilty or are Russians seen as unlikely to enter an American courtroom. "Mr.