DNA: Alphabet overtakes Apple as world's most valuable company

Google's parent company Alphabet now comes before Apple atop the list of the world's most valuable companies. The shift occurred in Monday's extended trading after Alphabet, Google's new parent company, released a fourth-quarter earnings report that highlighted the robust growth of the digital ad market. Apple's iPhone, meanwhile, is suffering its first downturn since it debuted eight years ago. Zee News is the highly popular Hindi News channel of India’s largest television network ZMCL.

Feb 02, 2016, 23:20 PM IST