To put that into perspective, Boeing's market capitalization is about $204B.
We'll be monitoring Apple's stock price closely to see if it's able to really become the first trillion-dollar company.
Apple's market milestone represents a remarkable turnaround for a company that was teetering on the brink of bankruptcy in the late 1990s, just before the return of visionary co-founder Steve Jobs. Under CEO Tim Cook, Apple also has embraced the internet, with its thriving services business helping propel the company toward the new milestone.
Skywatchers looking forward to complete lunar eclipse
Early morning star-gazers in Dunedin were rewarded with a once-in-a-lifetime glimpse at a "blood moon" like no other. Amateur astronomers have also volunteered to guide people tonight about the eclipse , according to local media.
Although many have doubted Apple's staying power over the years, unlike many hardware makers the company has ridden the elegance and functionality of its devices.
For context, passing the $1 trillion mark means Apple now has a value greater than the gross domestic product (GDP) of all but 27 major countries, including Argentina, the Netherlands, Sweden and Switzerland, according to the CIA's world fact book. Recently, some of his older clients have bought Apple shares for their grandchildren.
The stock has risen about 9% since Tuesday when it reported better than expected results for the three months to June.
When to MISS the longest Lunar Eclipse of the century
Star-gazers are set for a night-time spectacle as a blood moon lunar eclipse will be making an appearance at the end of the week. According to NASA scientists: "The exact color that the moon appears depends on the amount of dust and clouds in the atmosphere.
Apple's stock has risen over 30 per cent in the past year, fuelled by optimism about the iPhone X, launched a decade after the original.
Apple said it expects revenue of $60 billion to $62 billion for the fiscal fourth quarter that ends in September 30.
Even with its US$1,000,000,000,000 stock market value, many analysts do not view Apple's shares as expensive.
Alabama farmers affected by tariffs could receive relief
He defended his aggressive stance again on Tuesday, saying it was bringing other governments to the negotiating table. Trump and Juncker said they have agreed to work toward "zero tariffs" and "zero subsidies" on non-automotive goods.