Authentic Enron Stock Certificate - Mint Condition

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  • Item Category: Coins & Currency
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Dec 18, 2012
  • Channel: Auction House

Mint Condition Enron Stock Certificate - Never canceled or folded .

While there have been other instances of corporate scandal and greed through the years, nothing has ever surpassed the extent to which upper management would lie and cheat to keep up their charade.

This certificate, with the corporate logo of the "Crooked E", is the epitome of that attitude, and part of the reason that the Stock Market fell so far early in the 21st Century, as no investor felt they could really trust Wall Street or almost any corporate management.

As you know, condition means everything in the collectible world. This one is truly in mint condition, and availability of these certificates is dwindling quickly.

In fact, as of January 1, 2009, obtaining a stock certificate of any company still trading today has become more expensive and much more difficult as most companies want to do away with them completely, offering only an electronic book entry.

Here is a small part of a seven-page report on the history of Enron that comes with the purchase of this certificate:

Enron Corporation was an energy company based in Houston, Texas. Prior to its bankruptcy in late 2001, Enron employed around 21,000 people and was one of the world’s leading electricity, natural gas, and communications companies, with claimed revenues
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