Ticker symbol

A stock symbol or ticker symbol is a short abbreviation used to uniquely identify publicly traded shares of a particular stock on a particular stock market. A stock symbol may consist of letters, numbers or a combination of both. “Ticker symbol” refers to the symbols that were printed on the ticker tape of a ticker tape machine. U.S stock symbol history In the United States, modern letter-only ticker symbols were developed by Standard & Poor’s (S&P) to bring a national standard to investing. Previously, a single company could have many different ticker symbols as they varied between the dozens of individual stock markets. The term ticker refers to the noise made by the ticker tape machines once widely used by stock exchanges. The S&P system was later standardized by the securities industry and modified as years passed. Stock symbols for preferred stock have not been standardized.

KO : The Coca-Cola Company

KO : The Coca-Cola Company Sector: Consumer/Non-Cyclical > Industry: Beverages (Nonalcoholic) Coca-Cola Company, included in september 1919, is the manufacturer, distributor and trader of non-alcoholic beverage concentrates and syrups in the world. Finished Drink Products, having its trademarks, sold in more than 200 countries. Non-alcoholic sparkling brands of the Company's markets, which include Coca-Cola Diet, Fanta and Elfa. The company produces beverage concentrates and syrups, which she sells to bottling and canning activities, fountain wholesalers and some fountain retailers, as well as finished drinks, which she sells primarily to distributors. The company owns or licenses approximately 500 stamps, including diet, and light drinks, воды, increased water, juices and juice drinks, teas, coffees, and energy and sports drinks. Besides, it has ownership interests in numerous joint ventures of the drink, bottling and canning activities, although most of these activities are independently owned and operated.

Trade 22 July

AMX : America Movil S.A.B de C.V Sector: Services > Industry: Communications Services HAR : Harman International Industries Inc Sector: Consumer Cyclical > Industry: Audio and Video Equipment На 15 wait a minute my idea, almost turned out ;) This trade helped me finish the day at zero because. took more than usual.

TC Company : Thompson Creek Metals Company

TC : Thompson Creek Metals Company Sector: Basic Materials > Industry: Metal Mining Thompson Creek Metals Company Inc. (Thompson Creek) is a Canadian molybdenum mining company with a vertically integrated mining industry, grinding, processing and marketing activities in Canada and the United States. Company activities include the Thompson Creek Field (deposit and plant) in Idaho, Langeloth Metallurgical Fry Facility in Pennsylvania and a 75% joint venture interest in Endako Molybdenum Mine Joint Venture (Endeko field) (месторождение, завод и ростер) in British Columbia. Besides, it has two high quality underground molybdenum working projects, property of Davidson's molybdenum (Davidson's project), located in British Columbia, and the property of Mount Emmons molybdenum, located in Colorado.

Trade 20 July

While my business is not going well, on this I will work more and return to the analysis of my transactions, especially unsuccessful. When things went uphill, I stopped spending time analyzing the transactions, why do this if everything goes well and I thought so perfectly, now you have to pay for it . I could not notice the reason for the deterioration in trading in time, конечно знал что придет лето и активность на рынке спадет, но упорно не хотел перестраиватся под новый рынок. While my business is not going well, по этому буду больше работать и вернусь к разбору своих сделок, especially unsuccessful. Когда дела полетели в горку я перестал уделять время разбору проведенных сделок, why do this if everything goes well and I thought so perfectly, now you have to pay for it . I could not notice the reason for the deterioration in trading in time, конечно знал что придет лето и активность на рынке спадет, но упорно не хотел перестраиваться под новый рынок. …

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Great financial scandals

The case of Bernard Madoff was a real bombshell for the media. The biggest financial scandal in recent years. Person, who was fully trusted, in fact, turned out to be an ordinary fraudster. Truth, the word "ordinary" is not quite right here. Though, Madoff's scams amount to about 65 billion dollars. However, Madoff is not alone. There are many examples of financial fraud in history. How large, talked about all over the world, and very small, which have not even outgrown the local level. Today we will talk about the largest financial fraud in history.. Чарльз Понци Год, when it became known to the public: about 1920 Примерные потери: 20 million dollars (adjust for time, then it was a lot)


AT&T Inc (NYSE: T) - one of the largest American telecommunications companies. Is the largest supplier as a local, and long distance telephony in the USA, as well as the second largest wireless service provider in the United States (77 million users). Total number of AT clients&T more 150 million people. Headquarters - Dallas, Texas. History American Telephone and Telegraph Company (AT&T Corp.) was established in 1885 year. For a long time it was a monopolist in the US long-distance and local communications market. In 1983-1984, under pressure from the US Department of Justice, within the framework of the antitrust process, it spun off the local telephony business and focused on long-distance services. One of the highlighted in 1983 the company received the name Southwestern Bell Corporation. IN 1995 year this company changed its name to SBC. IN 2005 SBC, becoming by this time the largest telecommunications holding in the United States, acquired for $16 billion AT itself&T, from which once stood out. Moreover, the name AT&T passed to the merged company.

American International Group (NYSE: AIG, TYO: AIGT.T)

American International Group, Inc. (AIG) (NYSE: AIG, TYO: AIGT.T) - the largest American insurance company. Headquarters - New York. Founded in 1919 by Cornelius Vander Starr in Shanghai (China). Subsequently, the company's operations spread throughout the world.. IN 1969 year the company went public. Head of the company - Edward Liddy. AIG is a leading international insurance organization, based in the USA, and one of the largest commercial and industrial insurance underwriters in America. Companies, its constituent, provide various types of insurance in about 130 countries (including in Russia). Based on the results of activities 1999 of the year AIG ranked # 1 in net profit among all US-based organizations, specializing in insurance and financial services, And 17 – e place among all American public corporations. According to the leading international rating agencies “Moody’s” And “Standard & Poor’s”, AIG's strong financial position is reflected in its highest credit rating (AAA)

American Express

American Express (AmeEx, Amex, ticker NYSE: AXP) - a global financial services company, hosted in New York. The well-known products of the company are credit cards, expense cards and travelers checks. The company's ordinary shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. This is one of 30 Shares, which are included in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Remarkably, what in 2008 Sberbank of Russia became the leader in the sale of American Express traveller's checks. Pay by cash or credit card?” – this is a common question nowadays store employees, отелей, restaurants, benzocolon, air ticket offices first began to ask customers only fifty years ago. Over the past half century, the civilized world has practically turned into “cashless society”, and one of the products, who transformed him in such a dramatic way, had an American Express credit card.

Boeing – The Boeing Company

The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA, TYO: 7661) - one of the world's largest manufacturers of aviation, space and military technology. Headquartered in Chicago (Illinois, USA). Boeing is the world's leading aerospace corporation and the largest manufacturer of passenger aircraft. In addition, Boeing develops and manufactures military helicopters., electronic and defense systems, rockets, satellites, modern information and communication systems. Boeing is a leader in missile defense, manned space flights and spacecraft launch services. The company also provides a range of various support and after-sales services for aircraft.

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