Checkout the below listed Top 10 Most Expensive Shares in The World by 2017, As William Feather said, ” one of the funny things about the stock market is that every time, one person buys, another sells and both think they are astute’ ‘and that’s very true. We live in a corporate world and every one wants to invest in a company so that they can get profit in return. Its not as simple as it looks and there are companies that predict stock markets and they have a lot of expertise in doing so. Stock market in simple words is the combination of buyers and sellers and their transactions. This is one of the important ways how companies make money.. The increase in the price of a share is directly proportional to its investment. Not surprisingly, this is the way how many individuals have become millionaires and also the way how many millionaires became pauper. This plays a crucial role in currency exchange.
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10. Chipotle Mexican Grill, inc
10th in this list is CMG which trades in NYSE. This company has a chain of restaurants in USA, UK, Canada, Germany, and also France. They own about 1400 restaurants. This was a small town eatery and now is a 15 billion dollar conglomerate. Their special feature is that they use ingredients made out of organic fertilizers. They are currently trading at $498 in the stock market.
9. Amazon. Inc.
At the 9th position is one of the world’s largest online retailer, Amazon. This company was founded in 1994 by Jeff Bezos and is presently headquartered in Seattle, Washington DC. This company started out as a selling place for books and now have each and every item under their list. Their items include from electronics to clothes, games, books, toys etc. In short they sell anything from a to z. Not only that, amazon also manufactures their own tablet like kindle and fire which are very popular among book lovers. This huge company has shown a steady rise in NASDAQ which helped Jeff bezos push up his place among billionaires making his 4th in forbes list. It is currently trading at $559.
8. intuitive surgical
This company’s stock trades in NASDAQ. This company was founded in 1995 by Fredric moll which makes robotic surgical systems. Its stocks increased steadily since 2000. But now its stocks have decreased slightly although not affecting it badly. This conglomerate trades at$ 566. 00.
7. Alphabet. Inc
Making it number 7 on our list is alphabet. Inc. Its is the parent company of Google which was founded in 1998 by larry page and swrgey brin. Although google started off small, now it has branched into various fields like technology, health care, equipment, biotechnology, etc. Alphabet was able to get a sweet spot because of the increased number of ads in google and as well as tighter maintainance cost. Google along made71. 5billion dollars in revenue in 2015 and is set to make more this year. Not surprisingly though, its shares are currently trading at 732 dollars.
Standing in top 6 is autozone. It is a Memphis , Tennessee based company founded in 1979.this company is the biggest and leading retailer of after market automobile parts as well as accessories in the United States. They proudly have more than 5600 retail outlets in and around mexico, US, as well as Brazil. This giant has done well over the last 5 years with its stocks tripling.. Not many know that this company was known as auto shack where it was a retail grocer. But they ditched the name and concentrated on the automobile industry and are doing pretty well.. Currently their stocks are trading at 781 dollars. This is one of the world’s few Most Expensive Shares in The World 2017.
5. Markel corporation.
Founded in 1930 by Samuel Markel, Markel Corporation is a financial holding company and a seller ofproperty-casualty coverage. This company was founded when a new law made it compulsory for buses and taxi to be insured. This company is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia. This company was listed on NASDAQ in 1986, for 8.33 dollars a share.it is currently selling at 880 dollars.
4. priceline group. Inc
This group is the largest online travel agent in the US. It is headquartered in Connecticut. This company has branches all over the world like booking.com,agoda.com,KAYAK.this travel agency competes with Google, Apple, Alibaba,Expedia.. Presently this company benefits from the falling crude prices as this results in lower airline tickets. It currently sells shares for 1,263 dollars.
This company is a real estate builders and developers firm. It operates as a home builder in the United States. They specialize in building single family detached houses as well as town homes and condominium buildings. This conglomerate has doubled its stocks over the past 5 years. The stocks are currently selling at 1,625 dollars.
2. seaboard corp.
Standing number 2 on the list is the kansas based conglomerate seaboard corp. Although it stands 2nd in the most expensive shares, this conglomerate is just 3.5 billion dollars market capitalization. This company has its hands deep in different sectors like grain processing, sugar production, electric power generation. Not only this, but also they have interests in marine, etc. This company is currently trending shares at 2804 dollars
1. berkshire Hathaway inc
The number 1 on our list is Berkshire Hathaway inc. Headquartered at Omaha, Nebraska, this conglomerate is controlled by Warren Buffet who has the history of being the world’s most successful investor.. Not only that, this conglomerate owns significant shares in coca – cola American express, IBM, Wells Fargo and co. This company sells class a shares at 199950 dollars shocking isn’t it…
These are the some of the top 10 most expensive shares in the world 2017. Therefore the stock market is not all bells and whistles although it is not difficult to understand the way it operates. You need brains instead of brawns. This will help u understanding where to invest and where not to.