Create an account
The act of committing money or capital to an endeavor (a business, project, real estate, etc.) with the expectation of obtaining an additional income or profit.
stock whose holders are guaranteed priority in the payment of dividends but whose holders have no voting rights
The financial return on stock on a per share basis expressed as a percent of the stock market value. (To compute the yield, divide the annual dividend per share by current market price of the stock).
a regulated investment company with a pool of assets that regularly sells and redeems its shares
high-priced common stocks that have been strong, profitable stocks for a long period of time.
the difference between a higher selling price and a lower purchase price, resulting in a financial gain for the seller
are stocks that are reålativley new firms that dont have an established track record.
The difference between a lower selling price and a higher purchase price resulting in a financial loss for the seller
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