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    Understand the characteristics of common stock and preferred stock, the two ways by which companies obtain share capital ...
  2. How much of an automaker's revenue is derived from service?

    Learn more about what sector of the automotive industry profits from the service and maintenance performed on cars, and how ...
  3. Which commodities are the main input materials for the automotive sector?

    Explore the materials used by automakers to create modern cars and trucks. Find out more about the materials market as it ...
  4. To what extent has global competition affected the profitability of U.S. car manufacturers?

    Learn more about the Big Three automakers and how global competition from foreign car manufacturers impacts profitability ...
  5. What are the most common ETFs that track the automotive sector?

    Explore automotive industry ETFs and learn more about the most popular funds. Find out why ETFs are a popular feature of ...
  6. What does the underwriter do in a new stock offering?

    Learn the role an underwriter plays for an initial public offering, and the steps an underwriter takes in preparing for an ...
  7. When the Federal Reserve Bank engaged in Quantitative Easing, did it add to M1?

    Learn how quantitative easing affects the money supply and what banks do when quantitative easing is in effect. Find out ...
  8. What is the best form of equity financing for a start-up company?

    Learn the equity financing options available to small business, and understand the best equity options for companies during ...
  9. What effect does the income effect have on my business?

    Learn if you should open or modify your existing small business based on the income effect. Learn if it would positively ...
  10. Why does an investor need to understand the click-through rate in the Internet sector?

    Understand what a click-through rate measures, and learn why an investor should be interested in the click-through rate of ...
  11. How much revenue in the airline industry comes from business travelers compared to ...

    Learn more about what business and leisure travelers contribute to airline revenue and profits. Find out how airlines remain ...
  12. What impact does weather have on my investment in the airline industry?

    Learn more about how adverse weather conditions impact airlines and how investors in the airlines industry may suffer losses ...
  13. What's the difference between the substitution effect and the income effect?

    Learn the difference between the income effect and the substitution effect in terms of spending money. Predict which direction ...
  14. What's the difference between the substitution effect and price effect?

    Learn how the increase in an item's price affects consumer demand. Explore the differences between the substitution and price ...
  15. What are the major differences between investment banking and private equity?

    Read about the major differences between investment banking and private equity, two iconic financial industries with mixed ...
  16. What are common risks associated with investing in the aerospace sector?

    Learn more about the aerospace industry and some of the many risks aerospace and defense companies face. Find out more about ...
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    Enterprising content creators have been able to use YouTube to rake in millions each year.
  18. What are some advantage of raising capital through private placement?

    Understand how a business can raise capital through private placement and the benefits business owners receive through this ...
  19. What It Costs To Study Abroad In London

    Studying in London puts you right at the center of a cultural, academic and business hub. And careful budgeting will get ...
  20. What Makes Goldman Sachs a Good Bet?

    Six years after the subprime meltdown, Goldman Sachs is a robust $87 billion company instead of a historical footnote. Here's ...
  21. Why should an investor include the airlines sector in his or her portfolio?

    Learn more about the competitive environment airlines experience and why investors may benefit from investing in airlines ...
  22. Are there any exceptions to the law of demand?

    Learn more about the law of demand and if exceptions exist for different products. Find out more about how price elasticity ...
  23. What is a value proposition canvas and how is it created?

    Learn what a value proposition canvas is, how it is created and how it assists companies in crafting their unique value propositions.
  24. How does agency theory propose to deal with the agency problem?

    Learn more about agency theory and how businesses may use it to understand employee-employer relations. Find out more about ...
  25. Which countries make up the majority of the global airline sector?

    Learn more about the global airline industry and major markets around the world for air travel. Find out more about competitive ...
  26. How do frequent flier mile programs affect the profitability of an airline?

    Learn more about how airlines use frequent-flier miles and how this industry practice is changing due to less-satisfying ...
  27. How is the Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) chosen?

    Learn how the Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission is chosen, from presidential appointment to Senate confirmation.
  28. Using Technology To Tune Out Market Noise

    Today’s technology-centric culture allows us to have access to information anytime. As investors, we can be informed of market ...
  29. What are Consumer Goods?

    Products that are purchased for consumption by the average consumer. Clothing, food, automobiles and jewelry are all examples ...
  30. What is Zero-Based Budgeting?

    Zero-based budgeting starts from a "zero base" and then every function within an organization is analyzed for its needs and ...
  31. Add Extra Appeal, and Market Value, To Your Yard

    Spring landscaping projects are worthwhile because, in addition to bringing more appeal to your yard, they'll increase the ...
  32. How has Larry Page's vision for Google differed from that of Sergey Brin?

    Learn how Larry Page's vision for Google has differed from that of Sergey Brin and what makes Page's vision different from ...
  33. I have passed the Series 63 and FINRA Series 7, but would like to become licensed ...

    Becoming an investment adviser representative requires more examination than just taking the FINRA Series 63 exam. See what ...
  34. What's the difference between a merger and a hostile takeover?

    Understand the difference between a merger and a hostile takeover, including the different ways one company can acquire another, ...
  35. What is the best general ledger software for small businesses?

    Learn more about accounting software and general ledger features. Find out how to choose the right program for small business ...
  36. How do I import QuickBooks Pro Account trial balances for the first time?

    Import your data for the first time from Intuit's QuickBooks Pro to an Excel spreadsheet as easily as one, two, three with ...
  37. How does the loan-to-value ratio affect my mortgage payments?

    Understand what the loan to value ratio is, how the ratio is calculated and learn how it has an impact on your mortgage payments ...
  38. What's the difference between Porter's 5 forces and PESTLE analysis?

    Compare how these tools for business analysis can be used to examine competitive situations and to help develop effective ...
  39. Why is it less than ideal for a CEO of a company to also hold the position of COO?

    Learn the difference between a company's CEO and COO, and understand the division of labor that should be present between ...
  40. What's the difference between a collateralized debt obligation (CDO) and a collateralized ...

    Find out how a collateralized mortgage obligation (CMO) is similar to a collateralized debt obligation (CDO), as well as ...
  41. If both the primary and contingent beneficiaries are unavailable, what happens to ...

    Understand the difference between primary and contingent beneficiaries and what happens to assets when neither are present ...
  42. What is the difference between a savings & loan company and a bank?

    Find out how a savings and loan company, sometimes also known as a thrift or savings institution, focuses on different types ...
  43. What are the different equity financing options available to companies in the United ...

    Learn what equity financing options are available to small, mid-sized and large companies within the United States and understand ...
  44. How important is advertising revenue in the Internet sector?

    Learn about the importance of advertising revenue in the Internet industry. Find out how much Internet firms rely on advertising ...
  45. How are business decisions made in a partnership?

    Understand how partners in a business can tackle decision making, and learn the options available for partnerships to develop ...
  46. Which terms should be included in a partnership agreement?

    Understand what specific terms should be included in a business partnership agreement and how each affects the partners in ...
  47. Why does the loan-to-value ratio matter?

    Learn how the loan-to-value (LTV) ratio is calculated, and why this metric is important to lenders when evaluating a home ...
  48. How do interest rate changes affect the profitability of the banking sector?

    Discover the impact of interest rates on the profitability of the banking sector. When rates rise, profits increase for the ...
  49. What Is A Business Analyst And How Much Do They Make?

    Business Analysis has been a buzzword as a career option. Here is what business analysts do and how much they earn in salary ...
  50. Should You Pay Your Bills On Autopilot?

    Now that you can sign up to have your bills paid automatically online, it it a smart way to make your life more efficient? ...
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