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Top 10 Most Expensive Stocks in the World

If you are brokers or traders, you should already know that stock price is the indication of profitability. In American Stock Exchanges, there are view stocks which are currently listed in the chart of top 10 most expensive stocks. Let’s take a look at them. This information is updated in the last week of January 2011. The price of the stock must be different this moment

10. The Washington post co. NYSE: WPO

Washington Post Building

Headquarter: Washington DC

Price: $ 439.56

Business sector: Education, media, and press release. The company listed their company on the stock market on 1971. The company owns the Washington post and Kaplan Inc.

9. Lincoln National Corp, NYSE: LNCPR

Lincoln National Corp

Headquarter: Radnor, Pennsylvania

Price: $ 461.78

Business sector: Insurance, Investment management, and financial services. The company is listed on Fortune 200 and is also known as financial group

8. Google Inc, NASDAQ GS: GOOG

Google INC

Headquarter: Mountain View, California

Price: $ 610.00

Business sector: Internet search engine, Cloud computing, online advertising, and online video services. It was listed on stock exchange since August 19, 2004. The founder was Larry Page and Sergey Brin. The company was headquartered at Menlo Park, California, before moved to Mountain View in 2006

7. NVR Inc, NYSE: NVR

NVR

Headquarter: Reston, Virginia, US

Price: $ 780.00

Business sector: Real estate and selling property. The company was founded in 1980 and it owns Ryan Homes, Rymarc Homes, and Fox Ridge homes brands

6. US Bancorp, NYSE: USBPRA

US Bancorp

Headquarter: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Price: $ 792.50

Business sector: Financial services, insurance and Banking. The company is currently lead by Richard K. Davis and it owns U.S Bank

5. Bank of America Corp 7.25 PC PFD, NYSE: BACPRL

Bank of America

Headquarter: 100 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

Price: $ 973.06

Business Sector: Banking

Bank of America is currently recorded as the 2nd non oil corporation with the biggest total income. It is a bank with the biggest assets in US and the company is run by Charles O. Holliday in chairman position and Brian Moynihan in President and CEO position

4. Wells Fargo & Co, NYSE: WFCPRL

Wells Fargo

Headquarter: San Francisco, California

Price: $ 1,026

Business sector: Financial services and Banking

In US, Wells Fargo & Co has the 4th biggest asset and it is the bank with the biggest market capitalization. It was founded in 1852 and is now lead by John G. Stumpf.

3. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated, NASDAQ GS: HBANP

Huntington Banking

Headquarter: Columbus, Ohio

Price: $ 1,095

Business sector: Banking and financial assistance

The company is lead by Stephen D. Steinour and managing US$ 53 billion. It sits on 24th rank of biggest bank in America and it was founded by P.W. Huntington in 1866.

2. Seaboard Corp, NYSE: SEB

Seaboard Corp

Headquarter: Shawnee Mission, Kansas

Price: $ 2,059

Business sector: Pork production, processing, and delivery to U.S, Latin America, and Africa

1. Berkshire Hathaway Inc, NYSE: BRK.A

Berkshire Hathaway

Headquarter: Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.

Price: $ 123,900

Business sector: Rail roads, retail, furnishing, publication, Jewelry, manufacture, uniforms distribution, electric and gas utilities producer, educations and many more. The company is growing steadily in the last 44 years. The average annual growth is 20.30 percent. It is the most expensive stock at the moment and won’t be replaced by other stocks for some years to go.

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