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These are third party FAQs that help investors and students alike to understand the investing world better

What is the 'Price-Earnings Ratio - P/E Ratio'?
The price-earnings ratio (P/E ratio) is the ratio for valuing a company that measures its current share price relative to its per-share earnings. The price-...
Thu, 19 Jul, 2018 at 9:16 AM
What is 'Return On Equity - ROE'?
Return on equity (ROE) is the amount of net income returned as a percentage of shareholders equity. Return on equity measures a corporation's profitabi...
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018 at 9:24 AM
What is 'Earnings Per Share - EPS'?
Earnings per share (EPS) is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock. Earnings per share serves as an indi...
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018 at 10:10 AM
What is the difference between earnings per share and dividends per share?
Earnings per share (EPS) is a ratio that gauges how profitable a company is per share of its stock. Dividends per share (DPS), on the other hand, calculates...
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018 at 10:44 AM
What is the difference between earnings per share (EPS) and diluted EPS?
Earnings per share (EPS) and diluted EPS are profitability measures used in the fundamental analysis of companies. EPS only takes into account a company...
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018 at 10:50 AM
What are Earnings?
You can't get far in the stock market without understanding earnings. Everybody from CEOs to research analysts is infatuated with this often-quoted num...
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018 at 11:11 AM
What is Enterprise Value?
What is the 'Enterprise Value (EV)' The Enterprise Value, or EV for short, is a measure of a company's total value, often used as a more com...
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018 at 11:15 AM
Current Account Deficits: Government Investment or Irresponsibility?
The current account is a section in a country's balance of payments (BOP) that records its current transactions. The account is divided into four secti...
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018 at 11:28 AM
What rights and privileges do shareholders have?
Say you just bought stock in Disney. As a part owner of the company does this mean you and the family can hit Disneyland for free this summer? Do Anheuser-B...
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018 at 11:49 AM
What's the difference between an Income Statement and a Balance Sheet?
Companies produce a set of financial statements that reflect their business activities and profitability for each accounting period. The three main financia...
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018 at 12:05 PM