| IHS Markit is an information company. Co. is organized into the following segments: Financial Services, which provides pricing and reference data, indices, valuation and trading services, trade processing, enterprise software, and managed services; Transportation, which serves the automotive value chain with a focus on original equipment manufacturers, parts suppliers, and dealers, as well as provides, on behalf of the International Maritime Organization, the global ID for various ocean-going ships; and Resources, which provides technical information, analytical tools, and market forecasting and consulting for the upstream industry. We show 24 historical shares outstanding datapoints in our coverage of INFO's shares outstanding history.|
Understanding the changing numbers of INFO shares outstanding — and
comprehending the concept of differing number of shares outstanding in general comparing companies like INFO versus peers —
is critical for investors. Many "beginner" or "novice" investors will look at one stock trading at a price of $10 per share and another trading at
a price of $20 per share and think the latter company is worth twice as much. Of course, that is a completely meaningless comparison without also knowing how many shares outstanding there are for each of the two companies.
Furthermore, via issuance of new shares over time, or the repurchase of existing shares, the number of shares outstanding can fluctuate over the course of history.
With this page we aim to empower investors researching INFO by allowing them to research INFO shares outstanding history
as well as any other stock in our coverage universe.