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The North American Company was a former holding company headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. It owned public utilities and public transport companies, and was broken up in the 1940s. It was formed in 1890 by Samuel Insull. ... A public utility is a company that maintains the infrastructure for a public service. ... Skytrain Bangkok. ... Cover of Time Magazine (November 29, 1926) Samuel Insull (1859 – July 16, 1938) was a investor who was primarily known in Chicago, Illinois for purchasing utilities and railroads. ...

Its stock was one of the twelve component stocks of the original Dow Jones Industrial Average. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is one of several stock market indices created by Wall Street Journal editor and Dow Jones & Company founder Charles Dow. ...

It owned interests in:

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is the utility that provides power to most of Northern California. ... The Potomac Electric Power Company (known as PEPCO) is a public utility supplying electric power to the city of Washington, DC and to surrounding communities in Maryland. ... Detroit Edison (DTE Energy) is a utility company serving most of Southeast Michigan. ...

External links

  • North American Company v. Securities and Exchange Commission

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