The NYSE and Nasdaq are the world's two biggest stock exchanges, combining for $32 trillion in market cap - but they also have some significant differences.
The largest stock exchanges by market capitalization, years in existence, and number of companies listed. See how other exchanges compare to the mighty NYSE.
Plotting the 4,500+ companies on the NYSE and NASDAQ to show how the S&P 500, S&P 100, and Dow are derived.
The biggest public company by market capitalization in California is Apple, and it happens to be 4000x the size of the biggest pubco in Wyoming.