The Most Expensive Stocks in the World
Apple has been one of the most expensive stocks in the world for over a decade. Its initial public offering (IPO) took place in December 1986 at $8.33 per share and it was worth $15 million at the time. Today, […]
Apple has been one of the most expensive stocks in the world for over a decade. Its initial public offering (IPO) took place in December 1986 at $8.33 per share and it was worth $15 million at the time. Today, you have to pay $1,100 for a single share. The stock has grown so fast that it is one of the most expensive stocks in the world. While the company has been growing at record paces, some investors are worried that the price may drop.
Berkshire Hathaway is currently the most expensive stock in the world. A share of this company is worth $460,000, more than the cost of a house. The company is run by billionaire Warren Buffett and is chiefly active in the financial services and insurance markets. But in the last few years, Berkshire Hathaway has expanded into other industries, including food and non-food products, as well as rail transport. In addition to its financial services, Berkshire Hathaway also owns companies that produce a variety of goods, including railroads and public services.
Next PLC is a footwear and apparel company based in the United Kingdom. This company has over 500 stores and has surpassed Marks and Spenser as the largest clothing retailer. The company’s stock rose by over 800 percent from 2008 to 2015.
In addition to NVR, Inc., Seaboard Corporation ranks third among the most expensive stocks in the world. This company is involved in a variety of industries, including construction, mortgage banking, and title services. The stock currently trades for $4,369 per share. Another American company is Seaboard Corporation, which engages in ocean transportation and agribusiness. The company is involved in pork production, sugar production, and grain processing, among other things.