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

What is Inventory?
Are you one of those investors who doesn't look at how a company accounts for its inventory? For many companies, inventory represents a large (if not t...
Tue, 10 Jul, 2018 at 11:15 AM
What you should know about Compound Annual Growth Rate?
Compound annual growth rate, or CAGR, is the mean annual growth rate of an investment over a specified period of time longer than one year. It represents on...
Tue, 10 Jul, 2018 at 11:31 AM
How to Calculate Your Investment Return?
Which annual investment return would you prefer to earn: 9% or 10%? All things being equal, of course, anyone would rather earn 10% rather than 9%. But whe...
Tue, 10 Jul, 2018 at 11:38 AM
Why Do Companies Care About Their Stock Prices?
There are several reasons why corporations, or more specifically their management teams, care about their company's stock price and want it to perform ...
Tue, 10 Jul, 2018 at 11:45 AM
What is 'Working Capital'?
Working capital, also known as net working capital, is the difference between a company’s current assets, like cash, accounts receivable (customers’ unpaid ...
Tue, 10 Jul, 2018 at 11:55 AM
How To Calculate Return On Equity (ROE)?
Return on equity (ROE) is a ratio that provides investors with insight into how efficiently a company (or more specifically, its management team) is handlin...
Tue, 10 Jul, 2018 at 12:07 PM
How to decode DuPont Analysis?
Return on equity (ROE) is a closely-watched number among knowledgeable investors. It is a strong measure of how well a company's management creates val...
Tue, 10 Jul, 2018 at 12:14 PM
What is the difference between return on equity and return on capital?
Return on equity (ROE) and return on capital (ROC) measure very similar concepts, but with a slight difference in the underlying formulas. Both measures are...
Tue, 10 Jul, 2018 at 12:19 PM
What is the difference between enterprise value and market capitalization?
Enterprise value and market capitalization (also known as market cap) each measure a company's market value. The two calculations are not identical, an...
Tue, 10 Jul, 2018 at 12:28 PM
What is Small- And Big-Cap Stocks?
The meanings of "big cap" and "small cap" are generally understood by their names: big-cap stocks are shares of larger companies and sma...
Tue, 10 Jul, 2018 at 12:37 PM