Tuesday, October 15, 2002
WSJ.com - Sagging General Electric Stock Makes Microsoft Most Valuable " Microsoft Corp. is once again the world's most valuable company. ... The Redmond, Wash., software company sports a market capitalization of $262.1 billion based on Friday's close. That's less than half its peak value, but good enough to eclipse the sagging General Electric Co., whose market cap is $240.9 billion."