Microsoft now has a market value exceeding $2 trillion

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (CBS) – Microsoft officially crossed the $2 trillion dollar market valuation threshold and is now only second to fellow tech giant Apple in hitting that milestone.

It became official when the software maker’s shares gained 1.2% on the Nasdaq stock market.

Financial experts say, Microsoft’s shares have increased by 19% so far this year, and have actually outperformed Apple.

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