The Top 10 Norwegian Companies by Sales

The 10 largest publicly-listed Norwegian companies based on sales for 2009 that appear in the Forbes Global 2000 list for 2010 are listed below: Rank Company Country Industry Sales ($bil) 1 Statoil Norway Oil & Gas Operations 79.76 2 Telenor Norway Telecommunications Services 16.85 3 DnB NOR Norway Diversified Financials 13.06 4 Norsk Hydro Norway …

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The Ten Most Traded Norwegian Stocks

The ten most traded Norwegian stocks on the Oslo Stock Exchange in April are listed below. If the company is traded in the U.S. markets the ticker and current dividend yield is also shown. 1. Statoil (STO) Current Dividend Yield: 5.09% 2. Yara International (OTC: YARIY) Current Dividend Yield: 2.32% 3. Seadrill (SDRL) Current Dividend …

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Norway: Attractive Investment Destination

Among the Nordic countries, Norway’s economy is strong and is well positioned for an economic recovery. In fact, Norway is one of the favorite investment destinations among European countries. The Norwegian economy was able withstand the current economic crisis better than most other European countries since Norway’s financial institutions did not invest in risky sub-prime …

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