Old Stock Certificates
Example Questions that can be answered by this FAQ:
- I found some old stock certificates in my parents’ attic; how can I tell if they are worth anything?
- I have some stock certificates, and I don’t think the company exists anymore. Are the certificates of any value?
Here are two helpful web sites that explain the research necessary to answer your question:
- The Goldsheet Obsolete Securities Page
This detailed guide points you to the necessary print and online reference tools for determining if old stock certificates have current value. It also includes information on dealers in obsolete certificates.
- Investment FAQ: Stocks – Researching the Value of Old Certificates
Also contains information on how to get started with your research.