Apple Inc. is making the move to Standard & Pooris 100 index. The Mac and iPod maker will be added to the S&P 100 after trading closes on Thursday and will be replacing MedImmune which is being acquired by AstraZeneca, according to Forbes.
Apple stock took a hit after a faked report that the iPhone and Mac OS X 10.5 would be delayed. The stock recovered, however, after Apple confirmed that both products are still on schedule.
The companyis stock has continued to steadily climb and set a new all-time high almost daily. Apple is currently trading in the pre-market at US$120.35, up 1.58 (1.33%).