How does the Stock Market work?

Fun Fact

There are $50 trillion in stocks on the stock market.

That’s enough to buy 17,423 candy bars per second for the rest of your life!

The stock market is run through several buildings called stock exchanges. These are all around the world.

world map

In America, we mostly use the New York Stock Exchange, which is located in New York City. Other countries have their own stock exchanges to use too.