apples market cap briefly broke 2 trillion

On Wednesday, Apple briefly surpassed the $2 trillion mark in market cap value. Appleā€™s stock price briefly rose to $467.77 and shares closed today with $462.83 with a market cap of $1.98 trillion.

Apple has had a highly successful year despite the pandemic, fueled by a sudden need for tech during a time when many had to transition to working from home. Following a 15% decline in iPhone sales during the holiday season quarter, the company has remarkably recovered in 2020.

In July, the company reported a strong quarter with $59.7 billion in revenue and significant growth in its…