What do the numbers on the stock exchange mean?

Answer The numbers on the stock exchange are displayed on what is called a ticker. The ticker displays vital information about major companies and the recent activity of their securities.SymbolEvery publi... Read More »

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What do numbers of Dow Stock Exchange represent?

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is the collective price-weighted average of the index of 30 stocks tracked daily. To compute points, the daily average price of the 30 stocks is divided by a diviso... Read More »

Comparison of the Stock Exchange Commodity & Power Exchange?

A power exchange is similar to a stock exchange, except it's power, most often in the form of electricity, that is bought and sold by traders. Since electricity is not a commodity that could litera... Read More »

How many million shares of stock are traded on the New York Stock Exchange daily?

About 2,000 million exchanges are made every day on the New York Stock Exchange. In March 2010, the average daily volume was 2,128,546,521 shares traded daily. The number of shares traded changes e... Read More »

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 »