What is Share Price

From my experience with stock market investing, it is important to start with the basics. That is why our discussion will begin with the topic of share price (which is also known as stock price). Although share price is by no means an easy topic to cover, it is a core principle in stock market investing. Without […]

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What You Need To Know About Beta Coefficient

Have you ever wondered how you can quickly and easily determine the risk of a stock or stock portfolio? You can start by doing a little bit of research on the beta coefficient of investments that you are considering. The beta coefficient of a stock or stock portfolio is the measure of volatility of a […]

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Death Star IPOs: How To Cash-in on IPO Mania

An IPO is an acronym that stands for ‘initial public offering’. IPOs represent the first time that an organization sells shares of stock on the public market. IPOs are typically used by organizations to raise capital, but can also be used to increase exposure, gain notoriety, and increase liquidity. Many times organizations that file for […]

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Top 3 Investor Mistakes

If you’re new to the world of stock market investing, you might not be familiar with some of the common mistakes made by investors.  Although these mistakes have been made over-and-over again, and although these mistakes have been written about time-and-time again, stock investors continue to ignore these common pitfalls. This post will bring these […]

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Share Price Bubbles: What you Need to Know

Share prices can easily become subject to bubbles. One of the most notable share price bubbles in recent history resulted in the stock market crash of 2001. Another recent (and painfully notable) price bubble occurred in the housing market in 2007. That bubble triggered the Global Financial Crisis of 2007 – 2009. For the most […]

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What is Bid and Ask Price

The bid price and ask price  are two of the most quoted, yet at the same time least understood, share price metrics available to stock market investors. Together the two price metrics give birth to a more complex metric called the bid-ask spread, but for now the focus will be on the basic price metrics. […]

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