Blue Chips

Blue chip stocks are prime stocks with a high market capitalization value, meaning they are exceptionally valuable.

Typically, these stock are issued by multi-national corporations and their stock rates remain relatively stable.

They are a favorite among institutional investors because of the “security” they provide.

Blue chips are listed on the most important stock exchanges and have a major impact on indexes.

Examples of blue chips in Switzerland (SMI index): Credit Suisse, UBS, Novartis, Nestlé, Geberit, Hoffman La Roche.

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