|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
Breaking records: Alibaba’s market value exceeds that of Amazon, eBay and Facebook
Firstbiz. - 9/21/2014 3:42:00 AM
New York: Alibaba debuted as a publicly traded company ... demand for shares sent the market value of the e-commerce giant soaring well beyond that of Amazon, eBay and even Facebook. The initial public offering was on track to be the world's largest ...
Alibaba Stock Soars in Jubilant Trading Debut
ABC News - 9/20/2014 12:54:22 PM
Alibaba debuted as a publicly traded company ... The sharp demand for shares sent the market value of the e-commerce giant soaring well beyond that of Amazon, eBay and even Facebook. The initial public offering was on track to be the world's largest ...
Alibaba’s debut set to be world’s largest
Portland Press Herald - 9/20/2014 12:51:23 AM
NEW YORK — Alibaba debuted as a publicly traded company ... A hunger for shares sent the market value of the e-commerce giant soaring well beyond that of Amazon, eBay and even Facebook. The initial public offering was on track to be the world’s largest ...
World View: Yemen Violence May Be Proxy Between Iran and Muslim Brotherhood
Breitbart News - 9/20/2014 7:17:56 AM
There are 6 million people in the country ... sharp demand for shares sent the market value of the e-commerce giant soaring well beyond that of Amazon, eBay and even Facebook. The initial public offering was on track to be the world's largest, with ...
Alibaba shares surge in their NY stock market debut
BBC - 9/19/2014 9:30:57 PM
Shares in the company made their debut in the US at $92.70 (£57), after being priced at $68 late on Thursday. They ended the $93.89 - 38% above the initial asking price. More than 100 million shares were traded in ... its arrival on public markets.
Huge demand swells Alibaba's market value
Al JAZEERA - 9/20/2014 5:01:55 AM
Alibaba has debuted as a publicly traded company ... demand for shares sent the market value of the e-commerce company well beyond that of Amazon, eBay and even Facebook on Friday. The initial public offering was on track to be the world's largest, with ...
Alibaba begins trading in New York, share price allocation soars 31%
binarytribune.com - 9/19/2014 2:57:15 PM
Alibaba Group Holding, the leading online retailer in the world, began its stock-trading history with an instant and massive 31% jump in value, after NYSE market ... shares, adding 48 million shares to the table, making Alibaba’s IPOInitial Public ...
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 ...
Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) Will Be First-Ever Trillion Dollar Company?
The Inquisitr - 9/21/2014 8:21:10 AM
Alibaba (NYSE: baba) opened Friday to explosive numbers in the stock market ... BABA stocks traded for the day. The biggest winners in the historic IPO (initial public opening) were institutional investors. 50 percent of Alibaba shares was offered to ...
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 ...
Alibaba Shares Close Up 38 Percent on Opening Day
NDTV - 9/20/2014 2:53:04 AM
Alibaba, which raised $21.8 billion in its stock sale, instantly became one of the biggest publicly traded technology companies in the world ... potential opening price of Alibaba shares. Finally, several minutes before noon, one market maker called ...
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 ...
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 ...
Alibaba shares open at $92.70 on NYSE; biggest IPO ever
Money Control - 9/19/2014 9:09:28 PM
Alibaba shares opened at USD 92.70 a share on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, in the biggest initial public offering in history. More than 100 million shares were traded within the first 10 minutes of Alibaba's market ... the stock price go with ...