Snohomish County stock index: 25 years later | History Files
Last updated 11/26/2019 at 10:35am
Twenty-five years ago, I began to calculate the Abarim Snohomish County Stock Index . My hope for the index was that it would shine light on Snohomish County companies that survived in the shadow of the Seattle-centric media.
There were six companies in the index when it began Nov. 21, 1994. Those companies were ATL, Carver, Cascade Financial, Cellpro, Fluke, and ICOS.
It was my hope that greater attention to the companies that call Snohomish County home would enhance the growth of our local companies. The evidence of 16 years that I maintained the index is that it did not.
None of the six...