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Apple Now Worth Over $300 Billion

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by in Finance | Infographics | Tech

As of January 3, Apple’s market capitalization passed $300 billion, making them the second most valuable company in the world (just behind Exxon Mobil).  Since the bump that put them over the $300 billion mark, Apple’s value took a slight dip with the news that Steve Jobs, CEO and public face of the company, would… Read More →

Avnet Celebrates 50 Years On The New York Stock Exchange

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by in Tech

Phoenix-based Avnet, an electronics and global technology distributor, celebrated it’s 50th anniversary as a public company on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) by ringing the closing bell on Dec. 15. Front and center at the bill ringing was Avnet Chairman and CEO Roy Vallee. “We think our founders would be proud of the fact… Read More →