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

What Is Dynamic Current Ratio And How To Use It?
In this article, we'll examine the "dynamic current ratio" to assess a company's liquidity status instead of the static but commonly use...
Mon, 16 Jul, 2018 at 9:06 AM
How to analyze investments quickly with Ratios?
Ratios can be invaluable tools for making investment decisions. Even so, many new investors would rather leave their decisions to fate than try to deal with...
Mon, 16 Jul, 2018 at 9:46 AM
How to measure your portfolio's performance?
Many investors mistakenly base the success of their portfolios on returns alone (see "Gauge Portfolio Performance by Measuring Returns"). Few cons...
Mon, 16 Jul, 2018 at 10:40 AM
How is gross profit margin used in sales?
Gross margin and profit margin are profitability ratios used to assess the financial health of a company. Both gross profit margin and profit margin – more ...
Mon, 16 Jul, 2018 at 10:45 AM
What costs are not counted in gross profit margin?
The gross profit margin is helpful in determining how well a company is generating revenue from the costs involved in producing their goods and services. Gr...
Mon, 16 Jul, 2018 at 10:49 AM
What are the differences between gross profit and gross margin?
Gross profit and gross margin show the profitability of a company when comparing revenue to the costs involved in production. Both metrics are derived from ...
Mon, 16 Jul, 2018 at 12:08 PM
What is 'Gross Profit Margin'?
A gross profit margin is a financial metric used to assess financial health and is equal to revenue less cost of goods sold as a percent of total revenue. A ...
Mon, 16 Jul, 2018 at 12:14 PM
How Do Interest Rates Affect the Stock Market?
The investment community and the financial media tend to obsess over interest rates—the cost someone pays for the use of someone else's money and with ...
Mon, 16 Jul, 2018 at 12:33 PM
What is the difference between yield and dividend?
The dividend, or dividend rate, is the total income an investor receives from a stock or other dividend-yielding asset during the fiscal year. However, stoc...
Mon, 16 Jul, 2018 at 12:35 PM
What is the difference between the dividend yield and the dividend payout ratio?
Stated most simply, the dividend yield tells you what the simple rate of return is in the form of cash dividends to shareholders, but the dividend payout ra...
Mon, 16 Jul, 2018 at 12:41 PM