US stock markets

The US stock exchanges are the major financial markets in North America, and the largest in the world. The main exchanges are the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and Nasdaq. Live market updates are shown in the charts on this page.

Some of the larger Mexican companies whose stocks are traded on the Mexican Stock Exchange are also traded on US markets in ADR form. This allows US investors to directly trade in Mexican stocks on a US stock market with their US stock broker.

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