Because you likely won’t hear this anywhere else, after ceding the “Most Valuable Publicly Traded Company” title to Exxon Mobil recently, Apple Inc. (AAPL) has retaken the throne.

Current market values:

• Apple (+$13.70, +3.28%): $402.74 billion

• Exxon Mobil (+$0.40, +0.45%): $392.95 billion

Current Apple Inc. quote via Yahoo Finance here.
Current Exxon Mobil Corp. quote via Yahoo Finance here.

MacDailyNews Note: This is an update from an article originally published at 9:37am EDT with current prices and market cap values.

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