Amazon.com is once again in the $100 billion club after posting strong quarterly earnings this week. The company’s stock is up more than 14 percent in early morning trading, giving the company a market capitalization of $100 billion.
On Thursday, Amazon’s first quarter profits beat analysts’ expectations as revenues jumped 34 percent to $13.18 billion.
So, how does Amazon now compare to some other tech heavyweights:
Apple’s market value: $563 billion.
Microsoft’s market value: $268 billion.
Google’s market value: $199 billion.
Intel’s market value: $141 billion.
eBay’s market value: $52 billion.
Salesforce.com’s market value: $21 billion.
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