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The computer group Apple reached Tuesday 10 April, a new record, exceeding a time the 600 billion (EUR 458 billion) of recovery on the stock exchange, before returning to 586 billion (447 billion euro). Apple had crossed the Cape of 500 billion dollars (382 billion euro) in March; its capitalization has increased by 60% since the beginning of the year. In Exchange, the group action is passed to 644 dollars (491,5 euro), an increase of 1.2% from Monday. With such performance, Apple stores close results of its Microsoft competitor, the 1990s. In 1999, the editor of the operating system had reached a valuation of $ 619 billion. According to analysts, one of the reasons to explain the appeal of the group is the announcement by Tim Cook, mid-March. For the first time since 1995, the it Group announced that it would begin next summer to pay a dividend and that it launched also a share repurchase program in the amount of 10 billion dollars (7.6 billion euro) over three years.