Bonds FAQs

  1. What are leading, lagging and coincident indicators? What are they for?

  2. Can I roll my 401(k) and/or IRA funds into a more liquid investment fund without ...

  3. What are some of the features and benefits of SEP IRAs and Roth IRAs?

  4. What does it mean when a stock symbol has a .PK after it?

  5. Are we in a bull market or a bear market?

  6. I am considering taking a loan from my qualified retirement plan. What is the definition ...

  7. Can an IRA be used as security for a loan?

  8. My broker just sold securities out of my account without my permission. Is this legal?

  9. My wife and I both converted our Traditional IRAs to Roth IRAs in Dec 1998 and have ...

  10. What does membership in the New York Stock Exchange entail, and why is it known as ...

  11. What are these points that the Dow is always gaining or losing?

  12. Can preferred stocks be traded like common stocks? Are their prices the same?

  13. Does the seller (the writer) of an option determine the details of the option contract?

  14. Is technical analysis used only to analyze stocks?

  15. Can a stock have a negative price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio?

  16. I am 52 years old and wish to make a withdrawal from my 401(k) plan. Is there any ...

  17. Why does my broker allow me to enter only day orders for short selling?

  18. What happens to the fines collected by the Securities and Exchange Commission?

  19. How do I sign up for the saver's tax credit?

  20. Can IRAs be held jointly by spouses?

  21. What is a spider and why should I buy one?

  22. I stopped distributions from my retirement account while under Rule 72(t). Will this ...

  23. How do I figure out my cost basis on a stock investment?

  24. What is the difference between iShares, VIPERs and Spiders?

  25. Is an employee eligible for an SEP if the plan has already been set up for other ...

  26. When computing the PEG ratio for a stock, how is a company's earnings growth rate ...

  27. How are realized profits different from unrealized or so-called "paper" profits?

  28. Why would a stock that pays a large, consistent dividend have less price volatility ...

  29. How does the required rate of return affect the price of a stock, in terms of the ...

  30. How does leverage affect pip value?

  31. What risks do organizations face when engaging in international finance activities?

  32. Are domestic and foreign subsidiaries included on a company's financial statements?

  33. Are ETFs subject to the short sale uptick rule?

  34. What is the history behind the opening and closing bells on the NYSE?

  35. What is the difference between open-market and closed-market transactions?

  36. Will I incur a tax penalty when making withdrawls from my IRA in excess of my SEPP?

  37. Does a strong trend (ADX > = 40) cause an increase in volatility?

  38. How do I become a CFA charterholder?

  39. What do the different colored candlesticks mean?

  40. How do I receive sponsorship from a member firm in order to write a Series 7 exam?

  41. Is my non-qualified Roth IRA distribution subject to taxes or early distribution ...

  42. Can I bring food and drink into the CFA testing room?

  43. Can you place a stop-loss order on a mutual fund?

  44. How do you determine a company's percentage of credit sales?

  45. How do I calculate my gains and/or losses when I sell a stock?

  46. Where can I find a copy of an old Series 7 exam?

  47. What is happening during a risk repricing?

  48. How should I estimate my income from fixed sources like bonds, CDs and stocks?

  49. I have a KSOP through my employer that I've invested 100% in company stock. I am ...

  50. What are the advantages of using a mini forex account for trading?

  51. How can I prevent commissions and fees from eating up my trading profits?

  52. What is a gatekeeper?

  53. What recognized CEO earned the moniker "Neutron Jack"?

  54. Does investing in sustainable or "green" companies provide lower returns?

  55. Does it make sense to get my house and car insurance at the same place?

  56. How can I use an "airbag swap"?

  57. Why do forex traders use a currency converter?

  58. What happens to the stock prices of two companies involved in an acquisition?

  59. Are long-term U.S. government bonds risk-free?

  60. Who's in charge of managing exchange-traded funds?

  61. What is the incentive to buy a stock without dividends?

  62. Where can I find a company's annual report and its SEC filings?

  63. How does somebody make money short selling?

  64. My old company offers a 401(k) plan and my new employer only offers a 403(b) plan. ...

  65. Can I move my IRA to a better income-producing opportunity?

  66. What is late-day trading? Why is it any different from buying and selling stocks ...

  67. Can you short sell stocks that are trading below $5? My broker says that I can't.

  68. Is my husband's ex-spouse entitled to receive my spouse's retirement benefits?

  69. What are pro forma earnings?

  70. What are defensive stocks?

  71. What do all of the letters in a stock option ticker symbol mean?

  72. What's the difference between a bank guarantee and a letter of credit?

  73. Are ETFs required to pay out a percentage of income as dividends?

  74. How can my stock's price change after hours, and what effect does this have on investors? ...

  75. What is the cheapest, fastest way to research, buy and trade stock?

  76. What is the pitchfork indicator that I keep hearing about, and how do I use it?

  77. I make over $100,000/yr and my adjusted gross income precludes standard IRA contributions. ...

  78. I have a small business, and I'm considering setting up an SEP IRA. What are leased ...

  79. What is a convertible bond?

  80. My spouse is the primary beneficiary of my IRA. I also have a contingent beneficiary. ...

  81. Can I make money using put options when prices are going up?

  82. Why do commercial bills have higher yields than T-bills?

  83. How do I find the CUSIP number for a particular stock?

  84. I am in the second year of taking SEPP distributions from my IRA. Can I transfer ...

  85. Where can I get bond market quotes?

  86. When does one sell a put option, and when does one sell a call option?

  87. What are the differences between affiliate, associate and subsidiary companies?

  88. How does the 80% rule for home insurance work, and how do capital improvements affect ...

  89. Why can't I have fixed rollover costs in forex?

  90. Can someone who is not yet of legal age open a brokerage account?

  91. Do noise traders have any long-term effect on stock prices?

  92. I deducted my IRA contribution on my tax return but failed to transfer the funds. ...

  93. How does a person gain from an investment?

  94. If an employee is paid by commission, who is responsible for withholding taxes?

  95. I did not receive my Bachelor's degree in the United States. How can I determine ...

  96. I retired and transferred part of my pension distribution to a Roth IRA. If I am ...

  97. I want to start my own brokerage company, how do I become a member of FINRA?

  98. Can I return funds to my Roth IRA after I have taken it as a distribution?

  99. If I do not have a U.S. Bachelor's Degree or equivalent, can I still qualify for ...

  100. How do I find mutual funds that track indexes?

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