Category: Stock Investing

How to Pick Stocks That Pay Dividends

How to Pick Stocks That Pay Dividends

Do you know the only thing that gives me pleasure? It's to see my dividends coming in. ― John D. Rockefeller What adds value to an equity share, in addition to the increase in its price, is the dividend payout. Steady stocks with a history of regular dividend payments are attractive investments for retirees and ...

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10 Biggest IPOs in History

10 Biggest IPOs in History

World's Second-largest IPO of the Year Suntory Beverage and Food, a Japanese soft drinks company, released $4 billion IPO―the second-largest this year. The company is listed under the Tokyo Stock Exchange. The decision of going public is followed by selling shares to the public. As the company operations and ...

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EBITDA Calculation

EBITDA Calculation

EBITDA margins, or the Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization margins, refer to the income generated by a company before it makes the expenses of taxes, interests on debt, and before depreciation is cut from its income. Calculation of these margins is given special importance these days by ...

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Common Mistakes in Buying and Selling Stocks

Common Mistakes in Buying and Selling Stocks

Stock markets have over the years, become one of the best institutions for investments. They offer a high rate of return and with the availability of online trading, you can track your stocks from anywhere, and at all times. However, making money in the stock market takes years of experience and research. Amateur ...

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Arbitrage Pricing Theory

Arbitrage Pricing Theory

Arbitrage refers to non-risky profits that are generated, not because of a net investment, but on account of exploiting the difference that exists in the price of identical financial instruments due to market imperfections. Eventually, these opportunities are eliminated and supply becomes equal to demand. Thus, ...

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Best Stock Investing Strategies

Best Stock Investing Strategies

Every business organization needs capital to function and earn profits. This capital is collected by the organization by issuing shares or stocks that can be purchased by individuals. When you purchase stocks of a company, you get a stock certificate which states the number of shares acquired, and implies that you ...

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Best Stocks for 2012

Best Stocks for 2012

As a fellow investor, I always believe that stock investing should be engaged in, only after taking several factors into consideration, such as the market conditions and financial aspects of the company itself. Of course, some factors such as market capitalization, company's investor policies and the total ...

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Best Dividend Stocks for 2012

Best Dividend Stocks for 2012

There are thousands of companies operating in diverse sectors listed on stock exchanges. Any person with even a little sense will understand that all these companies are definitely not worth investing in. One needs to understand the business model of the company, forecast its growth and sales, look at its debt ...

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