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  1. Stock Basics Tutorial

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  2. The Money Market

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  1. Why would a corporation issue convertible bonds?

    Discover how corporations issue convertible bonds to take advantage of much lower interest rates as a result of a conversion ...
  2. What is the difference between shares outstanding and floating stock?

    Learn about shares outstanding, floating stock, how to calculate a company's floating stock and the difference between shares ...
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    Read about the differences between equity-risk premium and market-risk premium, two similar concepts that refer to risk-adjusted ...
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    Find out more about the PowerShares QQQ Trust, the index the QQQ tracks, and the difference between QQQ, the SPY and Nasdaq ...
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