Apple stock has continued to soar.

Having reached a new 52-week high on Friday, closing at $37.14, the shares went on to close at $37.71 yesterday evening.

During the day stock had risen as high as $37.98. This is the highest stock has risen since early 2000.

The lowest stock level in the last 52-weeks was $19.25, at the end of December 2003.

The company will release its fourth quarter financial results for 2004 on Wednesday, October 14.