Young Investors FAQs

  1. What does a high weighted average cost of capital (WACC) signify?

  2. How to calculate return on equity (ROE)?

  3. How Does Gross Margin and Net Margin Differ?

  4. How Does Gross Margin and Profit Margin Differ?

  5. Why is social responsibility important to a business?

  6. What is the formula for calculating earnings per share?

  7. How is asset turnover calculated?

  8. Are small cap companies more risky investments than large cap companies?

  9. Does the balance sheet always balance?

  10. What is a margin account?

  11. How Does Gross Profit And Net Income Differ?

  12. What is considered a healthy operating profit margin?

  13. Why would a company perform a reverse stock split?

  14. How Do Operating Income and Gross Profit Differ?

  15. How do earnings and revenue differ?

  16. How Do Operating Income and Revenue Differ?

  17. Does gross profit include labor and overhead?

  18. How Does Operating Income and Net Income Differ?

  19. How do intangible assets show on a balance sheet?

  20. How Do Accounts Payable Show On The Balance Sheet?

  21. What are reverse stock splits?

  22. What are common examples of noncurrent assets?

  23. How Do Current Assets and Fixed Assets Differ?

  24. How Current Assets and NonCurrent Assets Differ?

  25. What are some examples of fixed assets?

  26. How do gross profit and gross margin differ?

  27. What is the formula for calculating profit margins?

  28. How do you calculate inventory turnover?

  29. What's a put-call ratio and why is it important?

  30. Which transactions affect retained earnings?

  31. What is the prime cost formula?

  32. How do the current ratio and quick ratio differ?

  33. What is a good or bad gearing ratio?

  34. What are general and administrative expenses?

  35. How do you calculate shareholder equity?

  36. What is the difference between yield and return?

  37. How do net income and operating cash flow differ?

  38. What are the pros and cons of stratified random sampling?

  39. How is computer software classified as an asset?

  40. Which is better for capital budgeting – IRR or NPV?

  41. How do budgeting and financial forecasting differ?

  42. How the income statement and balance sheet differ?

  43. How do top-down and bottom-up investing differ?

  44. How company stocks move during an acquisition

  45. How operating expenses and cost of goods sold differ?

  46. What is considered a healthy EV/EBITDA?

  47. What changes in working capital impact cash flow?

  48. How do you calculate return on assets (ROA)?

  49. What is the difference between revenue and sales?

  50. How Are Book Value and Market Value Different?

  51. How do share capital and paid-up capital differ?

  52. What are the types of costs in cost accounting?

  53. How do capital and revenue expenditures differ?

  54. What's the difference between gross profit margin and net profit margin?

  55. What's the formula for calculating free cash flow?

  56. How do tangible and intangible assets differ?

  57. What's an example of stratified random sampling?

  58. How do you calculate the debt-to-equity ratio?

  59. What's the difference between alpha and beta?

  60. What is the difference between revenue and income?

  61. What Is The Formula For Calculating Beta?

  62. What's the difference between arithmetic and geometric averages?

  63. What is the difference between revenue and profit?

  64. What's The Difference Between Bottom-line And Top-line Growth?

  65. What does it mean if the correlation coefficient is positive, negative, or zero?

  66. How do the P&L statement and balance sheet differ?

  67. How do I calculate the P/E ratio of a company?

  68. What's the difference between amortization and depreciation?

  69. How do you calculate working capital?

  70. How does accrual accounting differ from cash basis accounting?

  71. What is the formula for calculating weighted average cost of capital (WACC)?

  72. What is the formula for calculating the current ratio?

  73. What investments are considered liquid assets?

  74. How to calculate the inventory turnover ratio?

  75. Why would a company buyback its own shares?

  76. What is the difference between CAPEX and OPEX?

  77. What are some examples of ways that sensitivity analysis can be used?

  78. What's an example of a P&L statement?

  79. What are the odds of getting a perfect bracket in Warren Buffett's March Madness bracket challenge?

  80. Who is responsible for protecting and managing shareholders' interests?

  81. How can I create a linear regression in Excel?

  82. What is the difference between stated annual return and effective annual return?

  83. What is a back door listing?

  84. What are the benefits of credit ratings?

  85. What is earnings management?

  86. What is the significance of a Schedule 13D?

  87. Who are Qualcomm's (QCOM) main competitors?

  88. How can you calculate Value at Risk (VaR) in Excel?

  89. How do you calculate payback period using Excel?

  90. How can you calculate volatility in Excel?

  91. How do I calculate compound interest using Excel?

  92. How do you calculate variance in Excel?

  93. What is the formula for calculating net present value (NPV) in Excel?

  94. What is the formula for calculating internal rate of return (IRR) in Excel?

  95. What is the formula for calculating compound annual growth rate (CAGR) in Excel?

  96. How Do Insiders Buy Stock at Below Market Value?

  97. How do I read and analyze an income statement?

  98. What is the formula for calculating EBITDA?

  99. What are the generally accepted accounting principles for inventory reserves?

  100. How can the price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio mislead investors?

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