“Gains in shares of Apple Inc could take the world’s largest publicly traded company to a market capitalization of perhaps as high as $1 trillion, some of the country’s biggest investors said on Monday,” Luciana Lopez reports for Reuters.

“”It’s an attractively priced, double-digit returner,” said Steve Einhorn, a top executive at Leon Cooperman’s $10 billion hedge fund Omega Advisors Inc.,” Lopez reports. “”We own it, and we like it,” he said, speaking at the Reuters Global Investment Outlook Summit in New York. The company could reach the trillion-dollar mark, “eventually,” he said.”

Lopez reports, “Apple’s current market cap stands at about $670 billion, according to Thomson Reuters data.”

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