Market cap of Leaf Group Ltd.
As outstanding stock is bought and sold in public markets, capitalization could be used as an indicator of public opinion of a company's net worth and is a determining factor in some forms of stock valuation.
Market capitalization is used by the investment community in ranking the size of companies, as opposed to sales or total asset figures. It is also used in ranking the relative size of stock exchanges, being a measure of the sum of the market capitalizations of all companies listed on each stock exchange. In performing such rankings, the market capitalizations are calculated at some significant date, such as 30 June or 31 December.
The total capitalization of stock markets or economic regions may be compared with other economic indicators. The total market capitalization of all publicly traded companies in the world was US$51.2 trillion in January 2007 and rose as high as US$57.5 trillion in May 2008 before dropping below US$50 trillion in August 2008 and slightly above US$40 trillion in September 2008. In 2014 and 2015, global market capitalization was US$68 trillion and US$67 trillion, respectively.
Leaf Group Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified Internet company worldwide. The company builds platforms across its marketplace and media properties to enable community of creators to reach audiences of various lifestyle categories. Its marketplaces service offering operates Society6.com, which provides artists with an online commerce platform to feature and sell their original designs on art prints and other products in the home décor, accessories, and apparel categories; SaatchiArt.com, an online art gallery featuring a selection of original paintings, drawings, sculpture, and photography that provides a global community of artists an environment to exhibit and sell their work directly to consumers worldwide; and The Other Art Fair, an art fair for artists to present and sell their work directly to art buyers. The company's media service offering comprise Cuteness.com, a community for pet owners and animal lovers; Techwalla.com, a site that provides reviews and information on technology products for your home and family; LEAF.tv, a site with content in living, eating, and fashion; Sapling.com, a source for information on personal finance; eHow, a do-it-yourself reference destination that provides practical solutions to fix, build, create, or learn problems of life; and Livestrong.com, a health and healthy living destination with library of health, fitness, lifestyle, and nutrition articles and videos. In addition, Leaf Group, through its content publishing studio, creates content for third-party publishers and brands. The company was formerly known as Demand Media, Inc. and changed its name to Leaf Group Ltd. in November 2016. Leaf Group Ltd. was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Santa Monica, California.
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