How old do you have to be to buy stock?

Answer Investors under the age of 18 or 21, depending on the brokerage firm and what state you live in, can only have a custodial account, and any trading done is at the discretion of the custodian on the... Read More »

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Approximately how many companies have stock traded on the New York Stock Exchange?

The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and its related NYSE Arca, NYSE Euronext, and NYSE Alternext equities markets trade the shares of nearly 5,200 companies from around the world, 3,915 of which are... Read More »

How many companies have stock traded on the new york stock exchange?

There are about 8,500 companies that trade on the New York Stock Exchange as of March 2010. This number is dynamic as companies are added and withdrawn regularly. There are 451 of these companies t... Read More »

What age do you have to be to buy stock?

A person needs to be either 18 or 21 years of age, depending on the state in which the person lives, to open an individual stock account and trade stock. Children are only permitted to have custodi... Read More »

Does an LLC have treasury stock?

No. Limited liability companies (LLCs) are like a mixture of a corporation and a partnership. An LLC's ownership is similar to a partnership, in that the owner receives interest and not stock. Sinc... Read More »