Tag: companies

  • General Electric

    Stock market investors with shares in General Electric (GE) derive both profits and pride from their ownerships! This monolith strides over the industrialized world with a slew of impeccable technologies for healthcare, power generation and distribution, air travel, appliances, and advanced plastics. Few companies can boast of the kind of contributions to modern society that GE makes ...

  • Marriott

    Many of us from the stock market community have been guests of Marriott at some time, and very few, if any, will recall our stays with anything less than pleasure. Whether it is for business, a vacation, an event, or a long term assignment which requires us to set up a temporary residence-Marriott has suitable lodgings to suit every purpose.

  • Altria

    There are U.S. stock market members who match the most elite troops in the nation’s Armed Forces. These companies take every adversity in their stride, and overcome obstacles to growth and profit which would cripple other organizations. Never deterred by difficult operating circumstances, such companies use their resources to turn threats in to opportunities.

  • Time Warner

    Recreation and information are stock market winners in their own rights, but we have a champion when a company puts them both together with elegance and style. That is the essential Time Warner story of stock market glory! Erstwhile elements of this conglomerate have merged their resources seamlessly to create a powerhouse of services which people all over the world can enjoy, and on which ...

  • Google

    Google has become a generic term for searching for something on the world-wide web, regardless of which search engine you may be using. In 2006, both the Merriam Webster Collegiate Dictionary and the Oxford English Dictionary added the word "google" as a verb. Certainly, no-one can deny the enormous impact that Google has made, and continues to make, on the fast-paced world of technology ...

  • Proctor Gamble

    Not everyone in the stock market has shares of Proctor & Gamble, but few could have lived without buying and using some of this amazing company’s brands. Proctor & Gamble operates in both the developed world and in third world countries. Its deep and accumulated knowledge of various cultures is a special asset from the stock market perspective. The company has such a large number of its own ...

  • Monsanto

    No other company on the stock market can match the biotechnology record of Monsanto in agriculture. There have been exciting inventions by other companies and by laboratories, but no one else has Monsanto’s record of turning blue sky research in to commercial success for the stock market. Farmers all over the world have benefited in large measure from the products and services of this ...

  • Microsoft

    Microsoft certainly doesn't need any introduction to computer users around the world. Listed as a public company on both NASDAQ (MSFT) and the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (0388), Microsoft was founded in 1975, with its initial public offering (IPO) of stock being made in 1986. The subsequent meteoric rise in Microsoft's stock price is reputed to have resulted in four of its employees reaching ...

  • Pepsico

    PepsiCo, Inc. was established when Pepsi-Cola and Frito-Lay merged in 1965. Heading up Pepsi-cola at the time was Donald M. Kendall, and on the Frito-Lay side was Herman W. Lay. The company was incorporated in Delaware on 8 June 1965 and then reincorporated in North Carolina in 1986. PepsicCo, Inc has grown into a multinational, Fortune 500 company with hundreds of brands in its portfolio.

  • Novartis

    With its Head Quarters in Basel, Switzerland, Novartis International AG is a multinational corporation ranked as one of the world's largest pharmaceutical companies. Created by the 1996 merger of Sandoz and Ciba-Geigy, this healthcare giant is listed on both the Swiss Exchange (NOVN) and the New York Stock Exchange (NVS), and has many groundbreaking brands to its name in over-the-counter ...

  • Viacom

    Viacom has a fun goal which is not common in the serious corridors of the stock market. This does not mean that it is a company to take lightly! Indeed, it is one of the top picks on the stock market, given the qualities of its plans, performance and management. Viacom straddles over the entertainment world like a 21st century giant. It has enormous holds on the worlds of cinema and ...

  • Conagra

    ConAgra, a member of the NYSE, is a special member of the stock market community. Its name, which is an acronym for ‘Consolidated Agriculture’, says much about how this company stands apart from most of the rest of the stock market. Of the stock market listed companies from the industrial and service sectors, some also deal in grains, sugar and other pure agricultural commodities. However, ...