Historic Day in Capitalism: Microsoft + Google + Amazon + Facebook > Apple
Apple is an enormously wealthy and profitable company, we all know this. Sometimes, though, there’s a bit of context that really snaps it into crisp detail. One such observation was made earlier today by Kontra on Twitter and shared on Mactrast.
The comment pointed out that the combined market caps of Microsoft, Google, Facebook and Amazon, four of Apple’s major peers in the tech world, still didn’t equal Apple’s. The numbers in the tweet were from this morning, but we just ran them again and it’s still true at the close.
Value by market cap:
Here’s how they’re all currently trending on the market: