As predicted early this morning, today was the day that Apple passed Microsoft in market cap for the first time since the early 90s.  At the time of this writing, AAPL is worth over $1 billion more than MSFT and growing.  We’ll see later today if they can keep this lead and close out the day ahead.   

Update: AAPL closed the day at a market capitalization of $222.07B.  Microsoft closed at $219.18B.  Apple is now worth almost $3 billion more than Microsoft.

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