|Rank||Country||Market value of publicly traded shares (US$)|
|41||United Arab Emirates||93,770,000,000|
|66||Trinidad and Tobago||14,730,000,000|
|72||Papua New Guinea||8,999,000,000|
|109||Saint Kitts and Nevis||598,400,000|
Definition: This entry gives the value of shares issued by publicly traded companies at a price determined in the national stock markets on the final day of the period indicated. It is simply the latest price per share multiplied by the total number of outstanding shares, cumulated over all companies listed on the particular exchange.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Market value of publicly traded shares map
Stock Rally Lifts Chinese Tutoring Entrepreneur Into World's Billionaire Ranks
Forbes - 8/21/2014 4:04:27 AM
A big rally in the share price of Chinese after-school tutoring services company TAL Education Group has lifted its CEO Zhang Bangxin into the ranks of the world’s billionaires. TAL Education’s New York-traded shares rose 1.6% overnight to a record $34.57.
JCI Gains Ahead of Court Ruling on Vote
The Jakarta Globe - 8/19/2014 11:55:05 PM
Indonesian stocks rose for a third day on Wednesday, led by some of the country’s biggest publicly ... 6.7 billion shares valued at Rp 5.7 trillion ($488 million) were traded on the Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX), compared to the average value of Rp ...
Stock Investors Bid Up Shares of Armstrong World Industries, Up 1.7%
Financial News Network Online - 8/19/2014 4:02:38 PM
Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI) is a company whose shares ... and other countries around the world. Potential upside of 9.9% exists for Armstrong World Industries, based on a current level of $56.60 and analysts' average consensus price target ...
Facebook 'to become one of world's biggest publicly traded companies' this week - valued at up to $100bn
Daily Mail - 1/30/2012 10:57:46 AM
Facebook ... public companies in the world, on par with the likes of McDonald's, Amazon.com and Visa. An initial public offering is the launch of a company on the stock market where shares in the company are offered for the first time, resulting in a share ...
How NYSE fits among world stock exchanges
USA Today - 12/20/2012 9:43:08 PM
The exchanges are ranked based on domestic equity market ... York Stock Exchange Country: U.S. Founded in 1792, The New York Stock Exchange is the oldest and largest stock exchange in the world, with more than one-third of the world's equities traded ...
Meet the world’s first publicly traded tech incubator
VentureBeat - 6/6/2014 11:56:57 PM
Our theory is, come completely into our company, we issue you shares ... price of their equity in a company, and then having a platform to sell such equity into the market, is important to grow either a private or public company. Doesn’t being a publicly ...
7 Countries Have More Actively-Traded Stock Markets Than The US
The Business Insider - 7/14/2014 7:58:37 PM
Worth around $24 trillion today, the U.S. is home to the largest global equity market in the world. However, it doesn't see as much turnover as some other markets. "The value of shares traded at an individual country level is dependent on (other than the ...
Who Owns The Stock Exchanges?
Investopedia - 3/8/2011 11:53:19 PM
The performance of national stock exchanges is often taken as a proxy for the health of a nation's economy, or at least investor enthusiasm for the ... of both exchange market capitalization and exchange traded value, having gone public in 2006 after ...
Apple becomes most valuable publicly-traded company of all time
Global Post - 1/23/2012 11:59:10 PM
Apple's stock price has soared to new heights, making the company the most valuable publicly-traded company in history. According to CNN Money, "Apple's market value -- the price of its stock multiplied by the number of outstanding shares -- hit $622 ...
Freeport-McMoRan's Acquires Phelps Dodge, Becomes World's Largest Publicly-Traded Copper Company
FOX News - 11/19/2006 11:54:07 PM
PHOENIX – For years, officials at Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. talked about acquiring copper miner Phelps Dodge Corp. But discussions in recent weeks sealed the deal that will create the world's largest publicly traded ... price for Phelps Dodge ...
Goldman Sees $80T Emerging-Nation Stock Market by 2030
Bloomberg - 9/7/2010 11:54:24 PM
Relative Valuations The 21-country MSCI emerging gauge has gained 1.2 percent this year, while the MSCI World index ... of stocks traded mostly by mainland Chinese investors, has dropped 18 percent. The market value of Chinese shares may climb to $41 ...
Petrobras unveils world’s largest public share offering, but there are questions…
MercoPress - 9/4/2010 5:21:16 AM
Petrobras stock is also traded in New York, Madrid and Buenos Aires. The company said it would issue 2.17bn common shares and 1.58bn preferred shares. The price ... in the market will increase, the percentage of the company that is owned by the public ...
LyondellBasell Selling Shareholders Price Offering of Ordinary Shares
Market Watch - 11/1/2013 7:03:07 PM
today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 15 million ordinary shares by certain selling shareholders that are affiliates of Apollo Management Holdings L.P. at a price to the public of $74.10 per share. The net proceeds to Apollo ...
Etisalat bids for remaining publicly-traded Maroc Telecom shares
Mobile World Live - 5/21/2014 11:58:37 AM
The final purchase price was €4.14 billion. The move to acquire the remaining shares was expected as local stock market ... in Maroc Telecom, taking its total shareholding to 70 per cent. The Moroccan government holds a 30 per cent stake in the country ...
How to Invest When the Stock Market Makes You Worry
The Motley Fool - 8/21/2014 12:54:09 PM
That aggressiveness is causing equity asset prices to surge, which makes investors question how value investors like Brookfield Asset Management find good investments in today’s market ... other countries, as nearly half of all publicly traded stocks ...