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  1. Active Trading Fundamentals

    Why does the Federal Reserve Board regulate which stocks ...

    Find out why the Federal Reserve Board began regulating margin stock purchases in 1934 and why margin requirements do not stop speculative bubbles.
  2. Fundamental Analysis

    What causes dividends per share to increase?

    Learn what the major factors are that can lead to changes in a company's dividend payouts and drive increases in dividends per share.
  3. Insurance

    What is the difference between ex-ante moral hazard and ...

    Learn what moral hazard is, the difference between ex-ante moral hazard and ex-post moral hazard and the behavioral changes associated with the two.
  4. Budgeting

    What are some ways to increase your disposable income?

    Learn what disposable income is and how you can increase your disposable income by working a second job, starting a small business and investing in stocks.
  5. Active Trading

    Why would growth investors be attracted to the automotive ...

    Learn why investing in the automotive sector is a smart move for a growth investor looking for greater returns than offered by the broader market.
  6. Investing Basics

    Do employers use agency theory in labor relations?

    Learn more about how agency theory works and how it is used to illustrate relationships between principals and agents in business settings.
  7. Economics

    What's the difference between the current account and the ...

    Learn about the differences between balance of payment and current account; discover different uses of each term and how both are calculated.
  8. Insurance

    What is the difference between moral hazard and morale hazard?

    Learn the difference between morale hazard and moral hazard, and discover how a person might experience each type of hazard in everyday life.
  9. Entrepreneurship

    What are the primary disadvantages of forming a joint venture?

    Learn the disadvantages to forming and maintaining a joint venture partnership, including factors business owners should take into consideration.
  10. Fundamental Analysis

    For what kinds of businesses is the fixed asset turnover ...

    Learn about the fixed asset turnover ratio and why businesses in asset-heavy industries, such as manufacturing, pay special attention to this efficiency metric.
  11. Fundamental Analysis

    Where on the internet can I look up price to sales ratios ...

    Learn what price-to-sales ratio is, how investors can use it to compare different companies in the same sector and which website offers price-to-sales ratios.
  12. Fundamental Analysis

    Why should investors be concerned with risk management?

    Learn what risk management is, the difference between systematic and unsystematic risk, and why investors should be concerned with risk management.
  13. Personal Finance

    Where did the term Magna Cum Laude originate from and why ...

    Learn what "magna cum laude" means, read about its etymology and review why academic institutions use this phrase and other distinctions.
  14. Active Trading Fundamentals

    What are the differences between weak, strong and semi-strong ...

    Discover how the efficient market theory is broken down into three versions, the hallmarks of each and the anomalies that make the theory controversial.
  15. Economics

    How can marginal utility explain the 'diamond/water paradox'?

    Learn why a diamond is valued more highly than a bucket of water or why a professional athlete is valued more highly than a high school math teacher.
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