In NASDAQ trading today, Apple Inc. (AAPL) shares gained $8.30, or 1.22%, on well above average volume of 21,231,167 shares to set a new all-time closing high of $691.28.

Apple’s previous all-time closing high was $682.98, set on September 13, 2012.

Apple’s all-time intraday high is $685.50, also set during trading today. Apple’s 52-week low stands at $354.24.

Apple’s market value currently stands at $648.01 billion.

The top five U.S. publicly-traded companies, based on market value:
1. Apple (AAPL) – $648.01B
2. Exxon Mobil (XOM) – $426.05B
3. Microsoft (MSFT) – $261.65B
4. Wal-Mart (WMT) – $250.43B
5. IBM (IBM) – $236.34B

Selected companies’ current market values:
• Google (GOOG) – $232.09B
• Intel (INTC) – $116.92B
• Amazon (AMZN) – $118.11B
• Cisco (CSCO) – $103.92B
• Disney (DIS) – $93.93B
• Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) – $35.81B
• Yahoo! (YHOO) – $18.68B
• Dell (DELL) – $18.79B
• Adobe (ADBE) – $16.40B
• Sony (SNE) – $13.09B
• Nokia (NOK) – $11.06B
• Sirius XM (SIRI) – $9.47B
• Research In Motion (RIMM) – $3.90B
• Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) – $2.76B
• RealNetworks (RNWK) – $0.28B

AAPL quote via NASDAQ here.

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