Apple first company in history worth $1 trillionStaff Writer | August 2, 2018
Apple has become the world's first public company to be worth $1 trillion.
Technology Apple CEO Tim Cook
Started in the garage of co-founder Steve Jobs in 1976, Apple has pushed its revenue beyond the value of the economies of most developed countries. Its market value is more than five times the value of the New Zealand economy.
The Silicon Valley stalwart's stock has surged more than 50,000 percent since its 1980 initial public offering. ■