|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
Gold price around three-month low as dollar, shares weigh
Financial Express - 9/11/2014 12:14:56 PM
SummaryGold price fell near a three-month low on Thursday, as European shares edged up and the dollar traded ... hunters with holdings of SPDR Gold Trust, the world's largest gold-backed exchange-traded fund, rising three tonnes on Wednesday to 788.72 ...
European shares dropped as quarterly gain is erased
Forex Street - 9/16/2014 8:05:37 AM
Only health care and consumer goods sectors rose, while others plunged in value ... shares widely traded on the New York Stock Exchange and the NASDAQ. Dow Jones Industrial Average Index (INDU) - U.S. stock market index consisting of the 30 large publicly ...
Narendra Modi government may allow EPFO to invest in markets, Rs 6,000 crore to flow into stocks annually
Economic Times - 9/4/2014 11:57:35 PM
Such a move, which comes as attractive returns from the Indian stock markets have drawn the world's biggest pension funds, could ease some of the concentration of risk that stems from overseas investors dominating the market, experts said. India's largest ...
Investors should 'wait and see' before buying Alibaba shares
What Investment - 9/17/2014 11:32:02 AM
Investors might be better off waiting a few months to buy shares ... s entry into publicly traded markets will be greeted with enthusiasm but sustaining that momentum in the face of such a high valuation will be a tricky task.’ Walter Price, manager ...
End-of-world money moves to make
USA Today - 3/2/2014 2:02:08 PM
End of the markets, end of civilization, end of the world ... in shares of publicly traded companies (though it can drive down the value of shares). Diversifying holdings in a portfolio of global scope also insulates your wealth from a specific country's ...
8 countries to find stock bargains
MSN Money - 8/11/2014 2:39:04 PM
"Most stocks around the world . . . strike ... still see a few pockets of value, you would have to go pretty far off the beaten path to find them. Today, even a crisis doesn't mean a stock-market selloff. Ukraine? The country is in the grip of a civil ...
Meet the world’s first publicly traded tech incubator
VentureBeat - 6/7/2014 9:39:45 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 ...
How an IPO gets done, step by step
Yahoo Finance - 9/17/2014 6:55:50 PM
The banker will "underwrite" the deal-that is, they will buy up all the initial shares ... value of a company's cash flow, the value of the company in relation to sales or cash flow, or the value of comparable competitors who are already publicly traded.
7 Countries Have More Actively-Traded Stock Markets Than The US
The Business Insider - 7/14/2014 4:59:39 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 ... in the turnover ratio (total ...
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
The flotation would raise about $10 billion, vaulting Facebook into the ranks of the largest public companies in the world ... on the stock market where shares in the company are offered for the first time, resulting in a share price being set and the ...
Armstrong World Industries Announces Pricing of Secondary Public Offering of Common Shares
Market Watch - 3/5/2014 8:29:18 AM
Armstrong World Industries ... public offering of 3,900,000 common shares of the Company held by The Armstrong World Industries, Inc. Asbestos Personal Injury Settlement Trust (the "Trust") and Armor TPG Holdings, L.P. ("TPG") at a price to the public ...
ISS Shares Advance in Denmark’s Biggest IPO in Two Decades
Bloomberg - 3/13/2014 9:09:55 AM
ISS Holding A/S, the world’s largest cleaning company, jumped as much as 13 percent in its first day of trading in Denmark’s biggest initial public offering in 20 years. ISS’s new shares traded as ... ISS will have a market value of about 29.6 ...
PokerStars deal transforms Canada’s Amaya Gaming Group Inc. into world’s biggest publicly traded online gambling company
Financial Post - 6/13/2014 6:52:10 AM
PokerStars agreed to be acquired by Canada’s Amaya Gaming Group Inc. in a US$4.9 billion deal that could return the dominant poker website to the U.S. market ... publicly held online gambling company in the world, according to a statement Thursday. Amaya ...
The Dumbest Idea In The World: Maximizing Shareholder Value
Forbes - 11/27/2011 11:55:11 PM
The expectations market is the world in which shares ... shareholder value” turned out to be the disease of which it purported to be the cure. Between 1960 and 1980, CEO compensation per dollar of net income earned for the 365 biggest publicly traded ...
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd increases projected IPO price range to $66 – $68, hoping to raise as much as $21.8 billion
binarytribune.com - 9/16/2014 8:19:56 AM
IPOs are often issued by smaller, younger companies seeking the capital to expand, but can also be done by large privately owned companies looking to become publicly traded ... as the world’s largest one. In case Alibaba’s shares are priced above ...