What is AMEX?

Answer AMEX is an abbreviation for the American Stock Exchange, which is one of the largest stock exchanges in the world with over 1,700 options available for trading, according to the ADVFN financial inf... Read More »

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What does AmEx mean?

AmEx is short for American Express, a global financial and travel services company best known for its iconic Green, Gold, and Platinum charge cards. The company was started as an express mail busin... Read More »

What does AMEX stand for?

AMEX stands for the American Stock Exchange. It is the third largest stock exchange by trading volume in the United States. AMEX was bought by NYSE Euronext in 2008. Its name then changed to NYSE A... Read More »

What is the Amex composite?

According to NYSE Euronext, the Amex Composite is actually the "Amex Composite Index," a composite stock index for the American Stock Exchange. It serves as a kind of "overview" of this exchange, w... Read More »

What does the AMEX trade?

The NYSE Euronext bought the American Stock Exchange and the merger was completed in 2008. The AMEX has since been integrated into the NYSE Euronext. The Amex trades equities, bonds, options, indic... Read More »