Comcast has two publicly traded classes of stock on Nasdaq. Please see the chart below for more information.
|Class:||Class A Common Stock||Class A Special Common Stock||Class B Common Stock|
|Traded:||NASDAQ||NASDAQ||Not Publicly Traded|
|Voting:||.1333 votes per share*||No voting rights||15 votes per share*|
|Outstanding Shares as of 3/31/13:||2,129,486,037||494,484,616||9,444,375|
Comcast was first incorporated in the state of Pennsylvania in 1969. Comcast's Initial Public Offering (IPO) was on June 29, 1972. On that date 430,000 shares of CMCSA were issued at $7 per share. On November 18, 2002, Comcast and AT&T Broadband combined to form the new Comcast Corporation.
*Class B Common Stock does not trade publicly and is held entirely by BRCC LLC (a limited liability company controlled by Brian L. Roberts, CEO and President of the Company) and two estate planning trusts of Mr. Roberts. The Class B Common Stock constitutes an undilutable 33 1/3% of the total voting power of all classes of the Company's Common Stock.