What is a Ticker Symbol?

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A ticker symbol is a combination of letters that any public company can be recognized by. If you were to go to any investment website and enter the ticker symbol you would quickly find all the information about that companies stock. Some famous ticker symbols include AAPL (Apple), MSFT (Microsoft), FB (Facebook), SBUX (Starbucks), and KO (Coca-Cola). Ticker symbols are useful for quickly checking the information on companies.

That’s all for now, Ben

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