Facebook (FB) has passed Walmart (WMT) on the list of largest companies by market cap.
Facebook’s market cap passed $236 billion on Monday. This was enough to bump it past Walmart, which has a market cap of $235 billion. The social media company was able to make this change to the largest companies by market cap list thanks to a 30% increase in stock over the last year, despite not being as large a company as WMT, reports Quartz.
Here are the 15 largest companies by market cap, as of June 22, 2015, as listed by Dogs of the Dow.
- Apple (AAPL)
- Google (GOOG,GOOGL)
- Microsoft (MSFT)
- Exxon Mobil (XOM)
- Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A,BRK.B)
- Wells Fargo (WFC)
- Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)
- General Electric (GE)
- China Mobile (CHL)
- JPMorgan Chase (JPM)
- Novartis (NVS)
- PetroChina (PTR)
- Proctor & Gamble (PG)
To see the more of the largest companies by market cap, click here.
FB shares were up 2% and WMT shares were down slightly as of Tuesday afternoon.