Google Tops Exxon Mobil to Become World’s 2nd Most Valuable Company

Google is now rank #2 in the world for most valuble company!

Google is now rank #2 in the world for most valuble company!

Google has surpassed Exxon Mobile to become the second most valuable company in the world. Apple is currently #1.

Google’s market cap topped $391 billion in early trading Friday, while Exxon Mobil’s market cap dipped towards the $390 billion mark, Google just barley passing by.Research from : Mashable by FactSet Research.

In October 2012, Google passed Microsoft to become the fourth most valuable company in the world, though the two companies did swap places after that.

One year later, Google’s stock hit $1,000 a share for the 1st time, driven by a strong 3rd qtr earnings report and investor optomistic outook for Google’s ability to grow ad revenue and continue innovating with other products.

Google is now about $75 billion behind Apple, one of its chief competitors and currently the most valuable company in the world.