Like Mutual Funds, ETFs offers a way to pool resources in a fund that makes investments in securities, in return, to receive an stake in the investment pool. But ETFs are traded on a national stock exchange.
Allow you to invest in large scale, real estate. Owns and Operates income producing real estate, but doesn't typically develop real estate to resell.
Commodities are raw materials that are either Consumed directly, like food, or as building blocks to create other products. Metals, grains, and other food, as well as financial instruments, and currencies (US & Foreign), are traded commodities.
Anything that puts money in your pocket.
A bond is like a loan. When you buy a bond, you are usually agreeing to lend money to a government or a company. Typically, the bond issuer promises to repay the loan amount on a future day, and pay interest income in the meantime based upon a coupon rate.
When most stock prices are rising over several months.
When most stock prices are falling our several months.
A raw material or primary agricultural product that can be bought and sold, such as gold, copper or coffee; a useful or valuable thing, such as water or time.
A person that buys or sells an investment for you in exchange for a fee called commission.
A portion of a company’s profits that is paid out to shareholders on a quarterly or annual basis.
DOW JONES INDUSTRIAL AVERAGE (DJIA)
It is the most popular and widely used measure of the U.S. Stock Market. It consists of a price-weighted list of 30 highly-traded Blue Chip companies. The Dow is watched by investors as an indicator of the health and direction of the stock market.
Put simply, equity is ownership. In the trading world, equity refers to stock. In the accounting and corporate lending world, equity (or more commonly, shareholders' equity) refers to the amount of capital contributed by the owners or the difference between a company's total assets and its total liabilities. (Mail Box Money)
Anything that takes money out your pocket.
An investment company that combines the money from a large group of investors to buy stocks and other investments.
How much money you are paying for $1 of the company’s earnings. In other words, if a company reports a profit of $3 per share, and the stock is selling for $30 per share, the P/E ratio is 10 because you are paying ten-times earnings ($30 per share divided by $3 per share earnings = 10 P/E).
Includes stocks, bonds, and bank deposits.
A type of Security. If you own a stock, you own part of the company.
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