Today, I want to share a list of publicly traded MLM Companies. I am not 100% sure if this is a complete list, but after doing my research online it should be pretty accurate. If you know of another MLM Company that is traded publicly, but not mentioned below, please leave a comment at the end of this article to let me know. Thanks.
New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)
This is an exchange based in New York City with some of the largest companies in the world. It is considered the largest equities-based exchange in the world. To be listed on the NYSE, you must be the best of the best. Here are the MLM Companies I found listed on the NYSE:
- Visalus (traded as part of Blythe Industries)
- Partylite (traded as part of Blythe Industries)
- Take Shape for Life (traded as part of Medifast)
- Nu Skin Enterprises
- Kirby (traded as part of Berkshire Hathaway)
- Worldbook (traded as part of Berkshire Hathaway)
- Pampered Chef (traded as part of Berkshire Hathaway)
National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotation (NASDAQ)
Founded in 1971, the NASDAQ is the second largest stock exchange in the U.S., behind the NYSE. In order to qualify for listing on this exchange, a company must be registered with the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) in the US. It must also have at least three market makers and meet minimum requirements for assets, capital, public shares and shareholders (source).
- Usborne Books at Home (traded as part of Educational Development Corporation)
- Natural Health Trends
- Nature’s Sunshine Products
- Reliv International
Over the Counter Bulletin Board (OTCBB)
The OTC Bulletin Board or OTCBB is a United States quotation medium operated by FINRA for its subscribing members. It is used for many over the counter (OTC) equity securities that are not listed on the NASDAQ or a national stock exchange (source).
- Forever Green
- Lifevantage Corp.
- Youngevity (traded as part of AI International)
This is a stock exchange based in Toronto, Canada.
The Stockholm Stock Exchange is a stock exchange located in Frihamnen, Stockholm, Sweden. It was founded in 1863. It has become the primary securities exchange of the Nordic countries. More than 300 companies have been listed for trading (source).
The BM&F BOVESPA is a stock exchange located in Sao Paulo, Brazil. As of December 31, 2011 it had a market capitalization of US $1.22 Trillion, making it in the 13th largest stock exchange in the world (source).
- Natura Cosmetics
The London Stock Exchange is a stock exchange located in the city of London in the United Kingdom. As of December 2014, the Exchange had a market capitalization of US $6.37 trillion making it the fifth-largest stock exchange in the world and the second largest in Europe (source).
- Telecom Plus PLC
The top tier of the three marketplaces for trading over-the-counter stocks provided and operated by the OTC Markets Group. The OTCQX forum offers the best marketplace of these three tiers for companies that fulfill qualification criteria. To qualify for an OTCQX listing, a company must meet high financial standards, be current in its disclosure and be sponsored by a professional third-party advisor (source).
- Longaberger (traded as part of CVSL, Inc.)
- Your Home at Inspiration (traded as part of CVSL, Inc.)
- Agel (traded as part of CVSL, Inc.)
There you have it folks. This is my comprehensive list of publicly traded MLM Companies. Did I forget one? If so, let me know. Also, which one of these companies is your favorite? Just leave a comment below to share your thoughts. I look forward to hearing from you.