FAQs tagged as

Investing-Basics

  • Showing 401-500 of 3,466 items
  • <<
  • ...
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • ...
  • 35
  • >>
  1. How does the value of the real estate impact the value of a triple net (NNN) lease?

  2. What are examples of key operating activities in a company?

  3. What metrics can be used to evaluate companies in the wholesale sector?

  4. What measures can be used to evaluate the capital adequacy of a bank?

  5. What is private wealth management?

  6. What are some examples of a deferred tax liability?

  7. What dividend yield is typical for companies in the industrial sector?

  8. How can the first-in, first-out (FIFO) method be used to minimize taxes?

  9. Why is the use of contra accounts so important for maintaining ledgers?

  10. What are the advantages of investing in ETFs with high trading volume?

  11. Which REITs pay the highest dividends?

  12. What is the difference between an Equity REIT and a Mortgage REIT?

  13. How does a lack of demand affect financial markets?

  14. Which oil and gas stocks pay the highest dividends?

  15. When should a company consider issuing a corporate bond vs. issuing stock?

  16. Which US cities have the highest number of high-income households?

  17. What is price-to-book ratio is typical in the electronics sector?

  18. What price-to-earnings ratio is average in the real estate sector?

  19. When is litigation better than mediation in a high net worth divorce case?

  20. What impact did the Sarbanes-Oxley Act have on corporate governance in the United ...

  21. What kinds of derivatives are types of forward commitments?

  22. What is the difference between an ETF's net asset value (NAV) and its market price?

  23. What does Value at Risk (VaR) have to do with maximization of shareholder wealth?

  24. Why are fee-based accounts preferred by many high net worth individuals (HNWI)?

  25. What does it mean to be long or short a derivative?

  26. What are some popular ETFs that track the industrial sector?

  27. How does private placement affect share price?

  28. How are prepaid expenses recorded on an income statement?

  29. How can I calculate the tracking error of an ETF or indexed mutual fund?

  30. What is an over-the-counter derivative?

  31. What is the difference between fee-only advisors and fee-based advisors?

  32. How do you calculate the excess return of an ETF or indexed mutual fund?

  33. How is deferred revenue treated under accrual accounting?

  34. Does an ETF pay out the full dividend that comes with the stocks held in that ETF?

  35. Which stocks in the industrial sector pay the highest dividends?

  36. What does the underlying of a derivative refer to?

  37. How big is the derivatives market?

  38. As an investor in stock, how should I evaluate a company's capital employed?

  39. How did the financial crisis affect the oil and gas sector?

  40. How is a corporate bond taxed?

  41. How can a company control its holding costs?

  42. Why might two companies calculate capital employed differently?

  43. What are some of the advantages and disadvantages of absorption costing?

  44. Which segment of the oil and gas sector is most vulnerable if oil prices drop?

  45. What is the difference between the cost of capital and the discount rate?

  46. Does increasing health consciousness among consumers make investing in fast food ...

  47. What percentage of an electronics company's spending is typically spent on research ...

  48. How can an investor profit from a decline in the real estate sector?

  49. What does it mean to take delivery of a derivative contract?

  50. What does the notional principal of a derivative contract refer to?

  51. What risks does a business owner face under a business structure with unlimited liability?

  52. Why does zero-based budgeting require ongoing evaluation and management?

  53. How is the economic order quantity model used in inventory management?

  54. What are Manchester United's (MANU) largest revenue sources?

  55. Who is the counterparty of a derivative?

  56. How can derivatives be used for speculation?

  57. How does arbitrage affect the price of exchange traded funds (ETFs)?

  58. What does it mean when I get a Fed margin call?

  59. How are new exchange traded funds (ETFs) created?

  60. What does it mean to roll a derivative contract?

  61. What can cause a security to go from investment grade to "junk" grade?

  62. What is affected by the interest rate risk?

  63. What is the average price-to-earnings ratio in the chemicals sector?

  64. What taxes will I pay if I win a lot of money while gambling in Las Vegas?

  65. What is the correlation between a coupon rate and the convexity of a given bond?

  66. What is the prime cost formula?

  67. How can I lower my effective tax rate without lowering my income?

  68. How can I calculate the carrying value of a bond?

  69. For what types of investments is the payout ratio the most relevant?

  70. How does the use of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) affect key ...

  71. What is the justification for allowing deferred tax liabilities?

  72. How is overhead distributed through total absorption costing?

  73. How does the market share of a few companies affect the Herfindahl-Hirschman Index ...

  74. How will consumer packaged goods companies' stocks react to changes in oil prices?

  75. What's the difference between Google's GOOG and GOOGL stock tickers?

  76. How can derivatives be used for risk management?

  77. What is the difference between exchange traded funds (ETFs) and closed end funds?

  78. How can I look up average banker's acceptance yields?

  79. How can I profit from monitoring open interest?

  80. Will technology ever disrupt the role of the custodian bank?

  81. Besides stocks, what other asset classes can I invest in through ETFs?

  82. How can individuals or businesses handle transaction costs for economic externalities?

  83. Why should management teams focus more on horizontal integration?

  84. To what extent will changing fuel costs affect the profitability of the airline industry?

  85. How does duration impact bond funds?

  86. Are investments in the chemicals sector appropriate for ethical investors?

  87. What components are factored in determining net sales?

  88. What steps are necessary for a business to secure equity financing?

  89. Which is a better metric, modified duration or Macaulay duration?

  90. What debt to equity ratio is common for a bank?

  91. What is the average profit margin for a company in the banking sector?

  92. How can an investor evaluate the leverage of an insurance company?

  93. What is the difference between a bank's liquidity and its liquid assets?

  94. What is the usual profit margin for a company in the insurance sector?

  95. What are the differences between absorption costing and variable costing?

  96. What percent of capital should banks hold relative to its risk weighted assets?

  97. What is the average price-to-book ratio for companies in the drugs sector?

  98. What does the rule of 70 indicate about a country's future economic growth?

  99. What are employee share purchase plans?

  100. Which stocks in the wholesale sector pay the highest dividends?

  • Showing 401-500 of 3,466 items
  • <<
  • ...
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • ...
  • 35
  • >>
Trading Center
×

You are using adblocking software

Want access to all of Investopedia? Add us to your “whitelist”
so you'll never miss a feature!