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New York Stock Exchange

New York Stock Exchange
Front Elevation of New York Stock Exchange
NameNew York Stock Exchange
TypeStock exchange
CityNew York City
CountryUnited States
FoundationMarch 8, 1817
OwnerNYSE Euronext
Key PeopleDuncan L. Niederauer (CEO)
CurrencyUnited States dollar
McapUS$13.39 trillion (Dec 2010)
VolumeUS$1.439 trillion (Nov 2010)
IndexesNYSE Composite
Dow Jones Industrial Average
S&P 500
Homepage{{Infobox NRHP
Nrhp Typenhl
CaptionFront Elevation of New York Stock Exchange
Lat Degrees40|lat_minutes=42|lat_seconds=24.6|lat_direction=N
Long Degrees74|long_minutes=0|long_seconds=39.7|long_direction=W
Coord Parametersregion:US-NY_type:landmark
Coord Displayinline, title
LocmapinNew York City
ArchitectTrowbridge & Livingston; George B. Post
ArchitectureClassical Revival
Designated Nrhp TypeJune 2, 1978
AddedJune 2, 1978
Governing BodyPrivate
Refnum78001877 }}

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The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is a stock exchange located at 11 Wall Street in Lower Manhattan, New York City, USA. It is by far the world's largest stock exchange by market capitalization of its listed companies at US $13.39 trillion as of Dec 2010. Average daily trading value was approximately US $153 billion in 2008.

The NYSE is operated by NYSE Euronext, which was formed by the NYSE's 2007 merger with the fully electronic stock exchange Euronext. The NYSE trading floor is located at 11 Wall Street and is composed of four rooms used for the facilitation of trading. A fifth trading room, located at 30 Broad Street, was closed in February 2007. The main building, located at 18 Broad Street, between the corners of Wall Street and Exchange Place, was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1978, as was the 11 Wall Street building.

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