Apple is in serious danger of no longer being a $1 trillion company (AAPL)

AP Apple is in danger of losing its $ 1 trillion market cap. Shares in Apple slid as much as 7% or more in after-hours trading, following its quarterly earnings report. Investors may have been spooked by a big miss on iPhone sales, as well as a soft revenue forecast for the next quarter. Still, […]

The world economy could grow $26 trillion in a decade if governments and businesses focus on climate change

Mike Hutchings/Reuters A new report argues that quicker action on climate change could add more than $ 2 trillion a year to the global economy over the next decade. The report, from the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate (GCEC), argues that increasing investments in sustainable technologies would increase economic output globally by $ […]

MORGAN STANLEY: Amazon and Walmart are duking it out in a $4 trillion market (WMT)

Jim Anderson/AP Photos The retail sales market will grow to $ 4.3 trillion by 2021, Morgan Stanley analysts estimate. Walmart‘s opportunity for upscaling its customer base, which includes low income earners, is greater than Amazon’s opportunity for downscaling, they said. But competition with Amazon may weigh on Walmart’s margins. Watch Walmart trade in real-time here.   […]

Amazon just hit an all-time high as it inches towards becoming a $1 trillion company (AMZN)

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Amazon could follow Apple in hitting a $ 1 trillion valuation.  Shares hit an all-time high on Thursday and many on Wall Street say it’s poised to hit the milestone. Follow Amazon’s stock price in real-time here.  Shares of Amazon climbed 0.8% on Thursday, hitting an all-time high of $ 1,899.96, as […]

That’s trillion with a T—Apple hits market value of $1 trillion

The trillion-dollar ceiling has been broken. So who’s going to pay for it? (credit: Ars Technica) Apple, the company Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak founded in 1976 in possibly not a garage, became the most valuable company in the world in 2012, passing Microsoft as iPhone sales pushed the company into the stratosphere. Today, Apple’s […]

Bullish Boeing Predicts $6.3 Trillion in Plane Sales, Says A380 and 747 Are Dead

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Nasdaq is going after one of its biggest rivals with a new futures product that’ll take advantage of a $1 trillion shift in the economy

Thomson Reuters US Treasurys are heating up and now Nasdaq is launching a new futures product tied to the market to capitalize on a big shift.  The new derivative will pin it against its rival, CME Group.  US Treasurys are heating up, and now Nasdaq is launching a new product to capitalize on what could […]

BlackRock, the $6 trillion money manager, had a crime-fighting robot patrolling its New York headquarters — and it marks the firm’s latest foray into automation

Rob Kim/Getty Images  BlackRock, the $ 6 trillion asset manager which is relying more on robots to make investment decisions, recently hired a physical robot to meander around its New York City headquarters. The robot, dubbed BLK Bot, left New York earlier this month and will be moved to the firm’s San Francisco offices soon.  […]

The world’s hottest tech companies are now worth more than $5 trillion, and they could be pointing out the next big bubble

Paulo Whitaker/Reuters The most prominent US and Chinese tech stocks are worth more, by market cap, than the stock markets of the eurozone and Japan. Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Microsoft, Google, Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent are worth $ 5 trillion, according to data compiled by Bank of America Merrill Lynch. US tech stocks are worth even […]