Investing-Basics

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    One of the factors used in smart beta strategies is quality. Here's a look at this ...
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  5. Energy, Economics, Environment and Exuberance

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    Learn about five companies that have a strong history of consistently growing their ...
  1. Netflix Stock: Capital Structure Analysis (NFLX)

    Find out if Netflix's recent significant debt increases are warranted in its capital ...
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    Halliburton will send its dividend payment on June 22 to shareholders of record as ...
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    Kellogg will send its dividend payment on June 15 to shareholders of record as of ...
  4. Smart Beta: How Does Quality Factor In?

    One of the factors used in smart beta strategies is quality. Here's a look at this ...
  5. Can Twitter Pull Off a Turnaround? (TWTR)

    Can a slumping Twitter turn it around? What will it take?
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    Whole Foods is reaching for more customers with its new brand. Will it work?
  1. Netflix: Porter's 5 Forces Analysis

    Even though Netflix is a well established company, there is always a threat from ...
  2. Apple: Porter's 5 Forces Analysis

    Even though Apple is a well established company, there is always a threat from competitive ...
  3. Starbucks - Porter's 5 Forces

    Even though Starbucks is a well established company, there is always a threat from ...
  4. Google: Porter's 5 Forces Analysis

    Use the Porter five forces analysis method to review Google's position as the world's ...
  1. How can I budget for both short-term expenses and long-term goals?

    The first step in planning for long-term goals is actually determining how much you spend on short-term expenses. Once you ...
  2. What are common advantages of investing in large cap stocks?

    Learn what large-cap stocks are and how investors can benefit from common advantages of adding large-cap stocks to their ...
  3. What is the difference between a REIT and a master limited partnership

    While both are prized for their dividends by income investors, there are notable differences between REITs and master limited ...
  4. How long do I need to keep income tax records?

    Learn how long you need to save your tax records to avoid getting hit by additional taxes and penalties if you are the target ...
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    The ultimate outside investment opportunity is going public through an initial public ...
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    Find out how to repair bad credit in seven simple steps.
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    In the corporate world, several entities have major reasons to be grateful.
  4. 10 Habits Of Successful Real Estate Investors

    We'll look at ten habits that help real estate investors build a solid real estate ...
  5. Debunking 10 Budget Myths

    Putting 10 budget myths in their place
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    These movie and TV props are some of the coolest, and most expensive, you can buy. ...
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    Weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is a calculation of a firm's cost of capital in which each category of capital is ...
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