Are the Green Bay Packers the Worst Stock in America?

Great sports franchise, bad investment…

It costs $250 a share, pays no dividends, benefits from no earnings, isn’t tradeable and has no securities-law protection.

Although the offering document calls the shares “common stock,” they confer almost none of the advantages of a traditional stock. The document warns that buyers “should not purchase common stock with the purpose of making a profit.”

via Are the Green Bay Packers the Worst Stock in America? – Total Return – WSJ

Tom is currently a developer advocate and offering manager with IBM Watson. A serial entrepreneur, he's been the founder of numerous startups including Investify and StatsMix, a Techstars alumni company. Tom lives outside Boulder, Colorado and in his free time he's an avid rock climber, skier, and trail runner.

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