Apple Inc. shares today rose $0.72, or 0.20%, in NASDAQ trading on below-average volume of 10,026,865 shares to set a new all-time closing high of $359.90.

Apple’s previous all-time closing high was $359.18 set on February 14, 2011. Apple’s intraday high stands at $360.00, set of February 10, 2011. Apple’s 52-week low is $195.71.

Apple’s market value currently stands at $331.57 billion.

The top five U.S. publicly-traded companies, based on market value, are:
1. Exxon Mobil (XOM) – $413.11B
2. Apple (AAPL) – $331.57B
3. Microsoft (MSFT) – $226.53B
4. General Electric (GE) – $228.67B
5. Berkshire-Hathaway (BRKA) – $211.09B

Selected companies’ current market values:
• IBM (IBM) – $200.29B
• Google (GOOG) – $199.69B
• Wal-Mart (WMT) – $195.73B
• Cisco (CSCO) – $103.48B
• Intel (INTC) – $119.13B
• Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) – $119.13B
• Amazon (AMZN) – $85.25B
• Disney (DIS) – $81.59B
• Sony (SNE) – $34.79B
• Research In Motion (RIMM) – $33.91B
• Nokia (NOK) – $33.64B
• Dell (DELL) – $26.85B
• Yahoo! (YHOO) – $22.56B
• Adobe (ADBE) – $17.13B
• Motorola Mobility (MMI) – $8.35B
• Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) – $6.17B
• RealNetworks (RNWK) – $552.16M

AAPL quote via NASDAQ here.