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I would like to invest in a dividend-paying stock. How can I find out which stocks pay dividends?
Who bears the risk of bad debts in securitization?
Is there a difference between socially responsible investing (SRI) and green investing?
How do I open a Swiss bank account, and what makes them so special?
Does investing in sustainable or "green" companies provide lower returns?
What's the difference between "top-down" and "bottom-up" investing?
Who's in charge of managing exchange-traded funds?
What is a stock split? Why do stocks split?
What's the smallest number of shares of stock that I can buy?
Please explain what a short seller is on the hook for when he or she shorts a stock (i.e. dividends, rights offerings, etc.).
Is a company allowed to reduce its dividends?
What's the difference between old- and new-economy stocks?
What happens when the lender of the borrowed shares in a short sale transaction wants to sell his/her shares?
What is the difference between convertible and reverse convertible bonds?
What does 'froth' mean in terms of the real estate market?
Why do low interest rates cause investors to shy away from the bond market?
What is the difference between hedging and speculation?
Why do some stock quotes appear in bold print in the newspaper?
Can investors short sell pink sheet or over-the-counter stocks?
If an employee is paid by commission, who is responsible for withholding taxes?
Are mutual fund performance numbers reported net of fees (operating expenses and 12b-1)?
What constitutes an "intention to call a debt instrument before maturity" for tax purposes?
What is socially responsible investing?
What is the "random walk theory" and what does it mean for investors?
What is foreclosure investing?
What is earnings management?
Why do some closed-end mutual funds trade above or below their net asset values?
I have a short period of time (1 year or less) during which I will have money to invest. What are my investment options?
What happens if I maintain a short position in a stock that is delisted and declares bankruptcy?
What are soft dollars?
What are "I Bonds" and how can I buy them?
Can stocks be traded on more than one exchange, such as, for example, on both the Nasdaq and the NYSE?
Short selling vs. purchasing a put option: how do the payoffs differ?
What are the components of the risk premium for investments?
How are foreign exchange rates affected by commodity price fluctuations?
Are high-yield bonds better investments than low-yield bonds?
Can a corporation deduct dividend payments to shareholders before taxes are calculated?
If a company moves its dividend record date forward, does the ex-dividend date change too?
Does a company's American depositary share equal one share of common stock?
Can I sell mutual fund shares below their minimum intial purchase amount without being penalized?
Is there a limit to how many stocks and/or bonds an interested investor can buy?
How should I estimate my income from fixed sources like bonds, CDs and stocks?
How much will it cost me to become a casual investor on my own?
What is market capitulation?
What's the smallest number of shares I can buy?
I'm new to this. Can I sell or buy stock by myself?
If I have a number of stock shares and that company reports earnings of X amount per share, do I receive those earnings?
What are unrealized gains and losses?
How can I buy an S&P 500 fund?
Why would a person choose a mutual fund over an individual stock?
I hold stock certificates in a company that just had a stock split. What happens now?
What is a basis point (BPS)?
I want to invest in equities, but I don't have much money. Is there a minimum number of shares I must buy?
If I sell my shares before the ex-dividend date will I still get the dividend?
Can a bond be traded over-the-counter?
Can someone who is not yet of legal age open a brokerage account?
Do all international markets trade between 9:30am and 4pm local time?
How does a stock split affect cash dividends?
What careers are popular among CFA charterholders?
How do I calculate my gains and/or losses when I sell a stock?
How can I budget for both short-term expenses and long-term goals?
How can I prevent commissions and fees from eating up my trading profits?
Which of the following statements regarding the performance of a mutual fund would be permitted under current rules?
What does it mean when a bond is selling at a premium? Is it a good investment?
What's the difference between shares and stocks?
Why would a stock have no par value?
How do you find out the price of a mutual fund?
What is a DRIP?
If I buy a $1,000 bond with a coupon of 10% and a maturity in 10 years, will I receive $100 each year regardless of what the yield is?
Are IPOs available to short sell immediately upon trading, or is there a time limit that must pass before short sales are accepted?
How does a point change in a major index effect its equivalent exchange-traded fund?
My certificate of deposit (CD) has just matured and I plan to contribute $10,000 of it to my current Roth IRA account. The person doing my taxes can't tell me why I can't make such a large contribution except for my low income - I am a disabled veteran on
Which is a better measure for capital budgeting, IRR or NPV?
Where does the stock come from when convertible bonds are converted to stock?
Can a bond have a negative yield?
Is it possible to lose all of your investment in an index fund?
Can a church issue a bond?
How can I use market breadth to my advantage?
Can you place a stop-loss order on a mutual fund?
When my mutual fund declares an income distribution, the fund price falls by a similar amount. How does this distribution benefit me?
I have a KSOP through my employer that I've invested 100% in company stock. I am now concerned that I'm not diversified and would like to move out of company stock and into mutual funds. Is this allowed with the funds I've contributed to the account?
What causes a recession?
Calculate the total return of the municipal bond described below.
What does "in street name" mean, and why are securities held this way?
Why don't investors buy stock just before the dividend date and sell right afterwards?
What is a wrap account and what are the advantages of using one?
What is mutual fund timing, and why is it so bad?
Why can you short sell an ETF but not an index fund?
Is it possible to short sell a bond?
What is an efficient market and how does it affect individual investors?
What are the minimum margin requirements for a short sale account?
Do long-term bonds have a greater interest rate risk than short-term bonds?
Is finance an art or a science?
How many types of markets can an investor choose from?
Why are big foreign companies considering delisting their American depositary receipts?
What does it mean when a bond has a put option?
Who sets the price of commodities?
Where do investors tend to put their money in a bear market?
How do I find mutual funds that track indexes?
At what point in the ordering process does a broker charge commission?
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