In NASDAQ trading today, Apple Inc. (AAPL) shares today gained $4.56, or 1.00%, on below-average volume of 10,135,539 shares to set a new all-time closing high of $459.68.

Apple also set a new all-time intraday high today of $460.00.

Apple’s previous all-time closing high was $456.48 set on January 31, 2012. Apple’s 52-week low stands at $310.50.

Apple’s market value currently stands at $428.59 billion.

The top five U.S. publicly-traded companies, based on market value:
1. Apple (AAPL) – $428.59B
2. Exxon Mobil (XOM) – $407.04B
3. Microsoft (MSFT) – $253.74B
4. IBM (IBM) – $224.62B
5. Wal-Mart (WMT) – $212.43B

Selected companies’ current market values:
• GE (GE) – $200.97B
• Google (GOOG) – $193.89B
• Intel (INTC) – $135.55B
• Cisco (CSCO) – $108.00B
• Amazon (AMZN) – $85.35B
• Disney (DIS) – $71.86B
• Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) – $57.68B
• Dell (DELL) – $31.73B
• Yahoo! (YHOO) – $19.76B
• Sony (SNE) – $19.28B
• Nokia (NOK) – $19.00B
• Adobe (ADBE) – $15.73B
• Motorola Mobility (MMI) – $11.70B
• Research In Motion (RIMM) – $8.71B
• Sirius XM (SIRI) – $8.04B
• Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) – $5.18B
• RealNetworks (RNWK) – $0.38B

AAPL quote via NASDAQ here.

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