CHART OF THE DAY: Apple's Market Cap Shoots Past $200 Billion, Closes In On Microsoft

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Apple’s stock continued its big upward march today, closing at an all-time high price of $219, pushing Apple’s market capitalisation to $202 billion.

Today is the first time it has cracked the $200 billion mark.

When we last looked at Apple’s market cap in November, it was at $182 billion. At that time, rival Microsoft’s market cap was $261 billion. Today, Microsoft’s market cap is $253 billion.

Unless Microsoft manages a miracle and produces an unprecedented run of amazing growth-driving products, the only question is when — not if — Apple’s market cap will surge ahead.

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