The historical stock prices were obtained from the following two excellent internet resources..... Google Finance and MarketWatch Big Charts .
These 6 Montana Corps had their average stock prices increase by a very robust 193% from January 16, 2009 to September 4, 2013.
Montana's two Senators.....Max Baucus and Jon Tester.....have both been extremely helpful to Montana businesses.
Below here are the common stock market closing prices of each of these 6 Montana Corps at both the most recent date (September 4, 2013) and also at the date just before President Obama took office in his first term (Jan 16, 2009), as well as the percentage stock market price changes for this period of time:
|Companies Headquartered in Montana|
|First Interstate Bancsystems||Billings||$23.34||$15.70||49%|
|Gas Natural Inc||Great Falls||$10.18||$8.50||20%|
|Total all 6 Montana Corps||193%|