With an average market capitalization exceeding $10 billion, the companies listed in the S&P 500 Index are the most watched in America. The 1999 edition of S&P's 500 Guide features all the latest market intelligence on these 500 companies, delivers exclusive S&P rankings that gauge their growth and stability, and provides the kind of detailed, up-to-date information so necessary for everything from making smart investments, to checking out a corporate competitor, or even evaluating a prospective employer.
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From the source trusted by more than 1,000,000 investors! Essential information on the companies of the world's most famous financial index! With an average market capitalization exceeding $10 billion, the companies listed in the Standard & Poor's 500 index are the most-watched in America. The S&P 500--including Microsoft, IBM, Ford, McDonald's, AT&T, Boeing, Exxon, and General Electric--are the bluest of blue-chip stocks, stocks that grow and generate increasing dividends year after year. Whether you're an investor seeking to make a smart stock purchase, an executive researching corporate competitors, or a job-seeker looking to succinct overviews of potential employers, you'll find critical, often hard-to-find information in Standard & Poor's 500 Guide. Easy-to-use and packed with market intelligence on all 500 of the companies listed in the S&P 500 index, this handy reference includes: buy, sell, or hold recommendations for every stock; a summary of each company's business activity, recent developments, and sales history; company addresses, telephone numbers, and names of key corporate officers; earnings, dividends, and 3-year price charts; key income and balance sheet statistics; exclusive Standard & Poor's rankings (from A+ to D). In addition, unique at-a-glance charts highlight: stocks with A+ earnings and dividend rankings; companies with five consecutive years of earnings increases; rapid growth stocks; companies with fast-rising dividends; companies with higher dividends in each of the past 10 years. With the authoritative analyses and comprehensive data included in this convenient guide, you'll have the expertise of the nation's premier securities information firm right at your fingertips.About the Author:
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Book Description Mcgraw-Hill, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0070527644
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