New York Stock Exchange: Milestones And Longevity

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New York Stock Exchange: Milestones And Longevity

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What has been the longest-listed company on the NYSE?
    • A. 

      Ford Motor Company

    • B. 

      Con Edison

    • C. 

      US Steel

    • D. 

      General Electric

  • 2. 
    Browne & Company is the oldest company listed on the NYSE. It was first listed on the NYSE in 1999, but when was it founded?
    • A. 

      1850

    • B. 

      1825

    • C. 

      1800

    • D. 

      1775

  • 3. 
    David Granger has the longest service membership as a New York Stock Exchange Member. When did he become a member?
    • A. 

      1916

    • B. 

      1926

    • C. 

      1936

    • D. 

      1946

  • 4. 
    When did the Dow Jones Industrial Average first close over 100?
    • A. 

      January 12, 1886

    • B. 

      January 12, 1896

    • C. 

      January 12, 1906

    • D. 

      January 12, 1916

  • 5. 
    When did the Dow Jones Industrial Average first close over 1,000?
    • A. 

      November 14, 1942

    • B. 

      November 14, 1952

    • C. 

      November 14, 1962

    • D. 

      November 14, 1972

  • 6. 
    When did the Dow Jones Industrial Average first close over 10,000?
    • A. 

      March 29, 1979

    • B. 

      March 29, 1989

    • C. 

      March 29, 1999

    • D. 

      March 29, 2009

  • 7. 
    When did stock share trading volume for the NYSE first go over 1 million?
    • A. 

      1886

    • B. 

      1896

    • C. 

      1906

    • D. 

      1916

  • 8. 
    When did stock share trading volume for the NYSE first go over 10 million?
    • A. 

      1919

    • B. 

      1929

    • C. 

      1939

    • D. 

      1949

  • 9. 
    When did stock share trading volume for the NYSE first go over 100 million?
    • A. 

      1982

    • B. 

      1984

    • C. 

      1986

    • D. 

      1988

  • 10. 
    When did stock share trading volume for the NYSE first go over 1 billion?
    • A. 

      1997

    • B. 

      2000

    • C. 

      2003

    • D. 

      2006