Southern Company (SO)

Southern Company (SO)

A Southern Company facility.  Image Source: Southern Company Southern Company (SO)   Southeastern Power and Light was formed in 1924 as a holding company for a few small utilities in the southern United States.  It either created or merged with the following...
Simon Property Group (SPG)

Simon Property Group (SPG)

One of Simon Property Group’s malls.  Image Source: Simon Property Group Simon Property Group is one of the largest mall operators in the United States. History of Simon Property Group Simon Property Group is the largest REIT and largest mall operator in America...
Macerich (MAC)

Macerich (MAC)

One of Macerich’s properties in Santa Monica, CA.  Image Source: Macerich Macerich is a real estate investment trust that, like Simon Property Group, owns and develops high end mall properties.    History of Macerich Started by Mace Siegel and Richard Cohen in...
SAP SE (SAP)

SAP SE (SAP)

SAP Headquarters.  Image Source: ArchDaily History of SAP American company International Business Machines (IBM) was approached in the early 1970s by Xerox, another large technology company.  Xerox was trying to get out of the hardware business and wanted to use...
Ventas (VTR)

Ventas (VTR)

Ventas’ Seniors Housing Sunrise of Lincoln Park, Chicago, IL .  Image Source: Ventas Ventas is a healthcare Real Estate Investment Trust that operates primarily in the United States.  They are one of the largest providers of senior housing, and also other...