With companies holding quarterly earnings calls this week, many investors are focused on the stock ticker, charting the market’s response to every surprise profit or unexpected loss. Of course, it’s also prime vacation season, so some otherwise industrious investors may have temporarily turned their attention to more leisurely pursuits.
But who says investors can’t have it both ways? Certainly not the staff at Missouri Business Alert. To provide some perspective for people looking for a good return on their investment in both equities and recreation, we converted the price for one share of eight different area companies’ stocks into an equivalent amount of quintessential Missouri food, beverages or activities.
The share prices below reflect those as of the open of markets on Tuesday. Recreation prices do not include tax.