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Better-than-expected third quarter results from Apple sent shares up 3% in after hours trading - putting the technology giant within spitting distance of becoming the world's first $1 trillion company.
But that's not something to crow too loudly about, says Russ Mould, investment director of AJ Bell.
He tells Wake Up to Money: "If you look at that market cap, that means it is worth roughly 6% of US GDP on its own.
"I know Apple is a multi-national company, it doesn't operate just in America but that's a pretty big figure and once you chuck in Amazon, Netflix, Alaphabet and Facebook between them they're worth around 20% of US GDP."
He says: "The last time we got to this level, Cisco and Microsoft at the peak of the tech bubble in 2000, they were at about 6% of US GDP based on their valuation and that didn't end very well so I would just be a little bit careful."
US tech giant Microsoft posted a whopping 17.5% jump in revenue to $30.08bn in the three months to June, beating analysts' expectations.
The firm said the double-digit revenue growth was boosted in a large part by its commercial cloud business, which saw revenue climb 53% from a year earlier.
Since taking over as the company's chief executive in 2014, Satya Nadella has moved Microsoft's focus away from its well-known PC software business and towards cloud computing.
"This was another gem of a quarter from Microsoft as Nadella's cloud vision is coming to fruit," said analyst Daniel Ives from GBH Insights.
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