Facebook, Amazon, Microsoft, and Apple all closed out at their highest stock value ever., with the quartet pushing NASDAQ to a new record high.
Apple is continuing its path to being a $2 trillion company, with its stock on the Nasdaq Composite Index closing at almost $1.5 trillion on Tuesday. Its figure of $343.99 per share is an all-time record for Apple, but Amazon, Facebook, and Microsoft, all hit records too.
According to CNBC, Facebook was the only one of this quartet that closed at under $1 trillion. Apple's performance was the best, and together the four companies represent a combined market value of nearly $5 trillion.