Apple's market capitalization exceeds about 340 trillion yen, becoming the world's first $ 3 trillion company

Apple's stock price rose on January 3, 2022, and its market capitalization temporarily exceeded $ 3 trillion (about 340 trillion yen).

Apple becomes first US company to reach $ 3 trillion market cap

Apple Becomes First Company to Hit $ 3 Trillion Market Value --The New York Times

Apple's stock price topped $ 1.5 trillion for the first time in June 2020, and about two months later, in August, it reached the $ 2 trillion mark. I did.

Apple's market capitalization surpasses 210 trillion yen, becoming the first $ 2 trillion company-GIGAZINE

On January 3, 2022, Apple's stock price rose about 2.5% to about $ 182.8, with a market capitalization of over $ 3 trillion at one point. Although the company's stock price fell to $ 182.01 at the end of the transaction and missed over 3 trillion yen on a closing price basis, Apple is the first company in history to reach a market capitalization of $ 3 trillion.



Below is a graph showing changes in market capitalization created by The New York Times based on monthly data on Apple's stock price. Apple's stock price exceeded $ 1 trillion (about 115 trillion yen) in 2018, about 40 years after listing, and reached $ 2 trillion in about two years. In less than a year and a half since then, we have achieved over $ 3 trillion this time. The market capitalization of Microsoft, the same American IT giant, is only $ 2.5 trillion (about 288 trillion yen), Google's parent company Alphabet is $ 1.9 trillion (about 219 trillion yen), and Amazon is only $ 1.7 trillion (about 196 trillion yen). You can see how high Apple's market capitalization is compared to.

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'With the recent uncertain stock market outlook, Apple is drawing attention from investors as a safe haven for assets due to its strong balance sheet and huge cash flow,' said CNBC, a news media in the United States. He pointed out that the fact that Apple has been evaluated by investors as a solid investment destination is the reason why the market capitalization has exceeded $ 3 trillion this time.

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