In NASDAQ trading today, Apple Inc. (AAPL) shares gained $4.23, or 0.63%, on below average volume of 11,611,129 shares to set a new all-time closing high of $680.50.

Apple’s previous all-time closing high was $676.27, set yesterday, September 6, 2012.

Apple’s all-time intraday high is $682.48, also set during trading today. Apple’s 52-week low stands at $354.24.

Apple’s market value currently stands at $637.65 billion.

The top five U.S. publicly-traded companies, based on market value:
1. Apple (AAPL) – $637.65B
2. Exxon Mobil (XOM) – $414.63B
3. Microsoft (MSFT) – $258.88B
4. Wal-Mart (WMT) – $249.54B
5. Google (GOOG) – $230.920B

Selected companies’ current market values:
• IBM (IBM) – $227.86B
• Intel (INTC) – $120.82B
• Amazon (AMZN) – $116.96B
• Cisco (CSCO) – $104.08B
• Disney (DIS) – $92.91B
• Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) – $34.35B
• Dell (DELL) – $18.46B
• Yahoo! (YHOO) – $18.03B
• Adobe (ADBE) – $15.96B
• Sony (SNE) – $11.70B
• Nokia (NOK) – $9.83B
• Sirius XM (SIRI) – $9.66B
• Research In Motion (RIMM) – $3.71B
• Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) – $2.45B
• RealNetworks (RNWK) – $0.28B

AAPL quote via NASDAQ here.

[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “AdMan” for the heads up.]

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