[Reuters] Apple briefly passes Exxon as largest U.S. company

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[Reuters] Apple briefly passes Exxon as largest U.S. company - 08/09/11 05:07 PM

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Apple Inc briefly edged past Exxon Mobil Corp to become the most valuable U.S. company on Tuesday, displacing an old economy stalwart and heralding an era where technology holds sway.