What is a stock symbol?

Answer Each company that trades on the stock exchanges is issued a stock symbol. Stock symbols are typically one to four letters long. A stock symbol is used instead of a company name when trading the st... Read More »

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What If a Stock Changes Its Symbol?

A stock symbol is an identifier used to represent a company's stock on many stock quote tables and on the stock exchanges. Stock symbols are usually in letter format. There are various reasons why ... Read More »

What is the stock name for the symbol nke?

NKE is the stock symbol for the athletic footwear and apparel company Nike Inc. Nike is traded publicly on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), according to the Nike investor relations' website.Sour... Read More »

What is stock symbol for direct tv?

You are out of luck. Both Directt and Dish 's remote control have a very limited amount of programmable codes for "off-brands" of TVs. Especially those that are TV/DVD combos. You best bet is to bu... Read More »

What does an e mean on a stock symbol?

Having an "E" as a fifth letter on a stock means the company's required filings with the the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission are not current, according to Investopedia and the SEC.Reference... Read More »