Jared Coulson

Jared Coulson

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  1. Can I donate stock to charity?
    Investing

    Can I donate stock to charity?

    Giving stock, instead of cash, as a donation can greatly benefit both parties. You will find that most charities, hospitals, schools and other nonprofit organizations will accept stock as a gift or donation. ...
  2. Who bears the risk of bad debts in securitization?
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    Who bears the risk of bad debts in securitization?

    Bad debts arise when borrowers default on their loans. This is one of the primary risks associated with securitized assets, such as mortgage-backed securities (MBS), as bad debts can stop these instruments' ...
  3. I've noticed executives buy a lot of stock below market ...
    Options & Futures

    I've noticed executives buy a lot of stock below market ...

    On October 30, 2006, a Google executive officer purchased 2,541 shares of Google at $9 per share and sold these same shares the same day at $475 per share. The end result of this executive's trading activity ...
  4. When is a takeover bid legally canceled?
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    When is a takeover bid legally canceled?

    When a firm makes an official bid to take over a target company, a legal offer is created. The firm making the offer becomes an offeror, while the target becomes the offeree. If the target firm accepts ...
  5. Why does the majority of my mortgage payment start out as ...
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    Why does the majority of my mortgage payment start out as ...

    When you make a mortgage payment, the amount paid is a combination of an interest charge and principal repayment. Over the life of the mortgage, the portions of interest to principal will change.At first, ...
  6. At what point in the ordering process does a broker charge ...
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    At what point in the ordering process does a broker charge ...

    When placing a market order for a security through a broker, there will be a commission accompanying the service. The fee charged can vary depending on whether the order is filled, canceled, modified or ...
  7. When would a corporation want to refinance its debt?
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    When would a corporation want to refinance its debt?

    Favorable market conditions or the strengthening of a company's credit rating may lead to the refinancing of corporate debt. The two primary factors for influencing a company to refinance are decreases ...
  8. Can I give stock as a gift?
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    Can I give stock as a gift?

    Stocks, bonds or any other securities can be transferred as gifts. Giving the gift of stock also has benefits for the giver. If the stock has appreciated in value, the holder can avoid paying the capital ...