Do you invest? Have you invested your money in buying stocks? If both the answers are yes then you are at the right place as we will provide you the list of most expensive stock in the world.
Nowadays you will one thing in common that is that everyone is aware of stock. But people know it vaguely. Believe it there are very few people including CAs who actually invest in the stock market directly on their own. So, if you do not know where to invest and from where will you get maximum returns in the form of dividends then, this is the place for you. Our list will be of great help. Why take help from the broker on any other person when you can decide on your own.
Firstly there are certain myths (wrong assumptions or misconceptions) about the stock market. So in order to invest in stocks first, you need to bust these myths from your mind. There are 3-4 myths about stock markets. The very first is that investing in the stock market is very risky. If we see the performance of the stock market initially the performance was not great but if you see how the stock market has been performing great. If you are thinking of spending for the short term then the stock market is not for you. The second myth is that you need to have a very strong knowledge of finance.
Finance background will help but it is not necessary that you can only succeed in the stock market if you have knowledge about finance. The third myth is that a small investor cannot make money from the stock market. You need a lot of money to invest in the stock market. There is no limit you can start with 100 rupees.
So now the question comes to our mind that what actually a stock is? For example, if you purchase a stock a share of ABCD Company you now own a piece of ABCD Company you own a part of it (it could be a tiny fraction).
Why would people do this? Typically most people do this in order to invest in the companies to gain revenue or financial money that they can use to build or grow the company.
How is the share/stock price calculated? A company’s worth or total value is called its market cap and is represented by a company’s stock price multiplied by the number of shares outstanding
So we here enlist the top 10 most expensive stock 2020.
1. Berkshire Hathaway Inc
The first company that whose stocks are expensive is the Berkshire Hathaway Inc. which is an American based company whose headquarter is in Omaha, Nebraska in the USA. Warren Buffett is the CEO and the chairman of the company which is considered to have the most expensive stock in the USA 2020. The products that the company deals with include diversified investments, insurance, utilities, restaurants, food processing, real estate, aerospace toys, media, and many more. Since 1965 the average annual growth Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is 19%.
2. Lindt and Sprungli AG
It started as a small confessionary in Zurich in 1845. This company bought the manufacturing secret from Rudolf Flint who in 1879 invented a method that transformed the coco mass into the smooth melting chocolate. The passion for chocolate laid the foundation for the company’s future success and this is still carried on today. Now it has been more than 170 years with more than 12,000 dedicated employees linked it is the leading global manufacturer in the premium chocolate segment. The company along with global brands and local sub-brands the company generates close to 3.5 billion Swiss francs. The cost of one share is 84,000 dollars.
3. Seaboard Corporation
The next company on the list is the Seaboard Corporation whose one share cost 3,105 dollars. The market value of this company is 3.60 billion dollars. This company deals in transportation and agriculture across the world.
4. Amazon Inc.
Amazon Inc. is one of the richest and the most influential companies in the world and it is still growing. The price of one share of the company is 2,486 dollars. Amazon is the online market place where you can buy anything. Amazon is known by consumers as a company that makes money by selling products online.
This company has a market cap of twenty point four billion, a p/e ratio (price-to-earnings ratio) of 15.9, no dividend yield and its performance for a day is 4.9 percent and for a week it is up 2.18% and for the month 8.64% which is really nice and for the year it is at 44% gain which is awesome and five years up to 85%.
6. Cable one
It is basically the internet and the cable service provider and has a market cap of 4.7 billion. The price-to-earnings ratio is 18.5 and actually has a dividend of .92 and the performance of the company is also quite impressive.
7. MRF Ltd
MRF also is known as Madras Rubber Factory is incorporated in the year 1960. MRF Ltd is an Indian company that is the largest manufacturer of the tyres in India. The price of one share is rupees 58,200 and it is considered to be the company having the most expensive stock in India.
8. Markel Corporation
Markel is a knowledge-based organization focused on meeting the insurance needs around the world. Markel has created a unique corporate culture. This corporate culture and sense of shared purpose are two advantages. The price of one share of the Markel Corporation is 1,027.19 USD.
9. NVR Incorporated
The last company that we are listing here is the NVR Incorporated that is considered to be the most expensive stock in 2020. The cost is 3,125 USD per share. NVR Incorporated is an American based company that is in building homes and providing mortgage loans to its clients.
10. Alphabet Inc.
Alphabet Inc which is Google’s parent company and it has just become the world’s most valuable company with a market cap of 558 billion dollars. The revenue of the company in the fourth quarter is 21.3 billion dollars and earning is 8.67 dollars per share. so just imagine how much you can earn by investing 1,408 dollars on one share.
Hope the information provided here will help you in two ways one in getting profited or benefitted in the stock market and secondly in saving your time as we here provide you the ready-made list after doing a lot of research. So wish you happy investing as it is the first step towards your bright future.