Bonds FAQs

  1. For which types of investments is the debt service coverage ratio (DSCR) the most ...

  2. What is the difference between EBIT and operating income?

  3. How do you use Excel to calculate a debt service coverage ratio (DSCR)?

  4. Under what circumstances is short selling advisable?

  5. How accurate or important is the debt service coverage ratio (DSCR) in evaluating ...

  6. How do I use Polarized Fractal Efficiency (PFE) to create a forex trading strategy?

  7. Can state and local governments in the US run fiscal deficits?

  8. How do I calculate yield to maturity of a zero coupon bond?

  9. How far back in a stock's history should you go when gauging its volatility?

  10. How do I calculate the dividend payout ratio from an income statement?

  11. How do central bank decisions affect volatility?

  12. Why is short selling illegal in some countries but legal in the U.S.?

  13. What is the debt ratio for an FHA loan?

  14. How do I calculate yield to maturity in Excel?

  15. What is a common strategy traders implement when using the Relative Vigor Index (RVI)?

  16. Over what duration should I be examining a given stock's PEG (price to earnings growth) ...

  17. What is the average return on equity for a company in the oil & gas drilling sector?

  18. What is the average price-to-book ratio in the oil & gas drilling sector?

  19. What is the average price-to-earnings ratio in the oil & gas drilling sector?

  20. What percentage of the global economy is comprised of the forest products sector?

  21. What is the average debt/equity ratio of companies in the forest products sector?

  22. What are the differences between Relative Strength Index (RSI) & Commodity Channel ...

  23. Should I care about the book value per common share when dealing with a blue chip ...

  24. What is the average profit margin for a company in the oil & gas drilling sector?

  25. What are the differences between Relative Strength Index (RSI) & Stochastic Oscillator?

  26. How do I use the Relative Strength Index (RSI) to create a forex trading strategy?

  27. What is the average profit margin for a company in the forest products sector?

  28. What is the average return on equity for a company in the forest products sector?

  29. How are an employee's fringe benefits taxed?

  30. Why should I invest in the railroads sector?

  31. What incentives does an employer have in offering fringe benefits?

  32. What does the term 'invisible hand' refer to in the economy?

  33. What are some examples of common fringe benefits?

  34. Why are bond yields calculated in terms of basis points?

  35. What are some of the disadvantages to taking venture capital?

  36. How do you use put options to profit from a bear market?

  37. What are the differences between a Pivot and a Pivot Point?

  38. How do I build a profitable trading strategy when using Pivots?

  39. At what level is the current account deficit considered excessive, in terms of percent?

  40. What sectors are most similar to railroads?

  41. What is the railroads sector?

  42. How do I implement a forex strategy when spotting a Pennant Pattern?

  43. Why is President Obama hesitant to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline project?

  44. What factors should I consider when shopping for the best mortgage lender?

  45. What kind of financial reporting requirements does GAAP set out?

  46. What are the pros and cons of owning preferred stock instead of common stock?

  47. Why would you take DCF into account rather than simply projecting future revenues?

  48. How is the consumer price index (CPI) used in market escalation contracts?

  49. What is the formula for calculating gross profit margin in Excel?

  50. What is Value-Added Tax (VAT) and who pays it?

  51. What is the difference between gross income and earned income?

  52. What are the differences among gross income, adjusted gross income and modified adjusted ...

  53. What are common factors that lower your net worth?

  54. What are the effects of fracking on the environment?

  55. What is the difference between the consumer price index (CPI) and the producer price ...

  56. What is the difference between gross income and taxable income?

  57. What developed countries have the greatest exposure to oil & gas drilling?

  58. How can growth investors benefit from investing in the oil & gas sector?

  59. What country is the world's largest exporter of goods?

  60. Which country has the most gold?

  61. How do I buy treasury bills?

  62. What is face value and how is it determined?

  63. What is the average profit margin for a utility company?

  64. Can you invest in hedge funds?

  65. What is the best cash flow management tool?

  66. What are the main communication points between a CFO and a CEO?

  67. What is the difference between capital investment decision and current asset decision?

  68. What's the average salary of an investment banker?

  69. What is the difference between the debt ratio of a company and the debt ratio of ...

  70. What are common examples of Serial Correlation in finance?

  71. What is the difference between a company's outstanding shares and its float?

  72. How are Shooting Star patterns interpret by analysts and traders?

  73. How are Star patterns interpret by analysts and traders?

  74. What average annual return does the forest products sector generate?

  75. Is short selling ethical?

  76. What is the difference between the current ratio and the acid test ratio?

  77. What is the difference between authorized shares and outstanding shares?

  78. What is the difference between debt to income and debt to assets?

  79. What is the difference between dividend yield and dividend payout ratio?

  80. How is it possible to trade on a stock you don't own, as is done in short selling?

  81. How do you protect yourself against sudden unemployment?

  82. How do I calculate the acid test ratio on a balance sheet?

  83. What is the difference between cash flow and revenue?

  84. What kinds of restrictions does the SEC put on short selling?

  85. When short selling, how long should you hold on to a short?

  86. How useful is ROCE as an indicator of a company's performance?

  87. How do you financially prepare yourself for unemployment?

  88. What's the average salary of an actuary?

  89. If a company has a low price to book ratio, does this mean its stock is undervalued?

  90. What is the difference between yield and rate of return?

  91. What are the key points when getting ready to file for unemployment aid?

  92. Why does GAAP require accrual basis rather than cash accounting?

  93. What is the difference between yield and dividend?

  94. What is the difference between GAAP and IFRS?

  95. What is the downside of investing in the utility sector?

  96. Why is buying a utility stock known as defensive move?

  97. How do I effectively create a Range-Bound trading strategy?

  98. What are key points to a good corporate social responsibility policy?

  99. How are rectangle patterns interpreted by analysts and traders?

  100. Is the airline industry in an oligopoly state?

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