Good Year Tire Company

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Financial Statement Analysis Project Goodyear Tire& Rubber (GT)

*Official Logo copied from (Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company official website, 2013) Corporate Name The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
Exchange Traded In National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations (NASDAQ)
Ticker Symbol GT
Description The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has a long journey of success of more than a century. Frank A. Seiberling, the founder bought first plant of the company, when the bicycle boom was spreading out around the world. The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company was initially incorporated with a capital stock of $ 100,000, on August 29, 1928. (Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company official website, 2013)
"More people ride on Goodyear tires than on any other kind" was adopted, as the slogan of the company in 1916 and 10 years later in 1926, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company became the largest rubber company in the world. (Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company official website, 2013)
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company took a long 53 years to reach the milestone of billion-dollar-year. At present, sales of Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has a figure in $20 billion. (Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company official website, 2013)

*Official Logo copied from (Cooper Tire & Rubber Company official website, 2013) Corporate Name Cooper Tire & Rubber Co
Exchange Traded In New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)
Ticker Symbol CTB
Description The history of Cooper Tire Company actually dates back to 1914, when two brother-in-laws John F. Schaefer and Claude E. Hart jointly purchased an Akron based tire parts making M and M Manufacturing Company. After a subsequent growth in 1946 company took the name, Cooper Tire and by 1960 the company became a publically held corporation listing on NYSE. (Cooper Tire & Rubber Company official website, 2013)
As of today Cooper Tire Company…...

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