The Worst Stock Tickers In History

by Robert Hauver
In this article, we’ll take a quick April Fool’s stroll through the stock market’s most ridiculously named tickers. Even though this article comes in the spirit of April Fool’s Day, we didn’t make these names up, unbelievably enough, they’re actual stock market tickers.
Securities marketing at its finest, this is not.

WARNING: This article contains words which some readers my find offensive.

We recently came across what simply must be the worst-named ticker in securities history on Bloomberg. Believe it or not, a company actually voluntarily chose this ticker:

(Source: Bloomberg)

They changed it?! Really? But why?! Whatever reason could they possibly have had for making such a rash decision?! Click here to read more…