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

What one should know about financial statements?
Knowing how to work with the numbers in a company's financial statements is an essential skill for stock investors. The meaningful interpretation and a...
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018 at 12:22 PM
How is an IPO valued?
To a certain type of investor, few scenarios sound more satisfying than the idea of getting in on the ground floor of an investment opportunity and then wat...
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018 at 12:27 PM
What is quick ratio?
The quick ratio is an indicator of a company’s short-term liquidity, and measures a company’s ability to meet its short-term obligations with its most liqui...
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018 at 12:31 PM
What are the common effects of inflation?
If you believe the headlines, inflation is back after a long post-crisis stint of disinflation and, in some instances, outright deflation. Since investors h...
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018 at 12:50 PM
What is a 'Bubble'?
A bubble is an economic cycle characterized by the rapid escalation of asset prices followed by a contraction. It is created by a surge in asset prices unwa...
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018 at 1:05 PM
How Do Asset Bubbles Cause Recessions?
Asset bubbles shoulder blame for some of the most devastating recessions ever faced by the United States. The stock market bubble of the 1920s, the dot-com ...
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018 at 1:10 PM
What were the components Of The 2008 Bubble?
In 2007 the U.S. was in the midst of an economic boom. The dotcom bubble was a distant memory, unemployment had reached a decade-low of 4.4%, and sentiment ...
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018 at 2:40 PM
What are the five largest Asset Bubbles In History?
An asset bubble occurs when the price of a financial asset or commodity rises to levels that are well above either historical norms or its intrinsic value, ...
Wed, 20 Jun, 2018 at 11:54 AM
What is the 'Cost of Debt'?
Cost of debt refers to the effective rate a company pays on its current debt. In most cases, this phrase refers to after-tax cost of debt, but it also means...
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018 at 3:02 PM
What is the difference between cost of debt capital and cost of equity?
In corporate finance, capital – the money a business uses to fund operations – comes from two sources: debt and equity. While both types of financing have t...
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018 at 3:07 PM