These Companies Have Added $1.5 Trillion Since Last Election Day
Since President Donald Trump’s victory on Election Day 2016, U.S. stocks have soared, with technology leading the top-10 gainers in market capitalization. Apple Inc.’s valuation has jumped by $302 billion, while Nvidia Corp. topped the list with the biggest percentage gain. Meanwhile, the surge in Amazon.com Inc. helped drive the net worth of Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Bezos to about $95 billion, making him the world’s richest person.
— With assistance by Wendy Soong