Ticker symbol

  • stock telegraph ticker machine by thomas edison

    a ticker symbol or stock symbol is an abbreviation used to uniquely identify publicly traded shares of a particular stock on a particular stock market. a stock symbol may consist of letters, numbers or a combination of both. "ticker symbol" refers to the symbols that were printed on the ticker tape of a ticker tape machine.

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Stock telegraph ticker machine by Thomas Edison

A ticker symbol or stock symbol is an abbreviation used to uniquely identify publicly traded shares of a particular stock on a particular stock market. A stock symbol may consist of letters, numbers or a combination of both. "Ticker symbol" refers to the symbols that were printed on the ticker tape of a ticker tape machine.