Apple and Amazon: Who is the Next $1 Trillion Company?

We profile the two companies that could imminently join Apple and Amazon in reaching $1 trillion market capitalisations. Four more are halfway there

David Brenchley 6 September, 2018 | 2:44PM

Google, Amazon, Apple, Microsoft, share prices, valuations, US stocks

The two largest companies in the world recently became the first corporations to reach valuations in excess of $1 trillion. Last week, Apple (AAPL) became the first to hit the milestone, currently with a market capitalisation of $1.1 trillion.

In Tuesday morning trading, Amazon (AMZN) became the second in the elite club, before the stock pared back slightly to leave it, again, teetering on the brink with a market cap of $973 billion.

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Securities Mentioned in Article

Security NamePriceChange (%)Morningstar
Rating
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd ADR272.95 USD-0.85
Alphabet Inc A1,409.39 USD-3.45
Amazon.com Inc2,999.86 USD-4.13
Apple Inc107.12 USD-4.19
Berkshire Hathaway Inc A314,840.00 USD-1.80
Facebook Inc A249.02 USD-2.25
Microsoft Corp200.59 USD-3.29
Tencent Holdings Ltd508.00 HKD-1.17

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David Brenchley

David Brenchley  is a Reporter for Morningstar.co.uk

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