Source: WorldAtlas. n.d. Largest stock exchange operators worldwide as of April 2017, by market capitalization of listed companies (in trillion U.S. dollars). Statista. Accessed 27 March, 2018. Available from https://www.statista.com/statistics/270126/largest-stock-exchange-operators-by-market-capitalization-of-listed-companies/.
A story about a person who sold his Apple shares too early: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ronald_Wayne
Some of the main functions for Industry analysis and company analysis within the Bloomberg Terminal are:
|WEI||world equity index monitor||DES||company’s fact book|
|EQS||shows all listed equities||EM||
actuals and estimates for equities
|IPO||shows equity offerings||NI||displays news stories|
|SECF||the discovery of securities||CCB||company’s revenue breakdown|
|FA||historic financial statements and future estimates||SPLC||
company’s supply chain
|BI||industry analysis and data||EA||earnings overview|
Every of the above function has its own distinct features which also depend on the type of security chosen. This guide provides only a brief introduction to the company and industry analysis, which is based on the Bloomberg Market Concept (BMC) course.