Guides

  1. Operating Performance Ratios

    Learn about the fixed-asset turnover, sales/revenue per employee, operating cycle and dividend payout ratio.
  2. Warren Buffett Biography

    Warren Buffett is one of the top investors in the world. Learn more about his amazing life and path to success.
  3. Elon Musk Biography

    A look at the life of Elon Musk, one of the most eccentric and brilliant entrepreneurs of our day.
  4. Homebuyers' Walkthrough

    Everything you need to know about purchasing a home.
  5. Guide to Stock-Picking Strategies

    There are many ways to make money. Knowing how to choose the best stocks is one of them.
  6. Guide To Excel For Finance

    Formulas, functions and features you need to know when using Excel for financial analysis.
  7. Options Pricing

    Options are valued in a variety of different ways. Learn about how options are priced with this tutorial.
  8. How to Start Trading

    Successful trading involves more than reading a few articles or books: you should plan on devoting a substantial amount of ...
  9. Employee Stock Options (ESO)

    Employee stock options are a form of equity compensation granted by companies to their employees and executives.
  10. Financial Concepts

    Diversification? Optimal portfolio theory? Read this tutorial and these and other financial concepts will be made clear. ...
  11. Index Investing

    Get to know the most important market indices and the pros and cons of investing in them.
  12. Value Investing

    Learn everything there is to know about value investing.
  13. The Complete Guide to Real Estate Renting

    Everything you need to know about renting property.
  14. Introduction To Dividends

    Investing in dividend-paying stocks can be an effective method of building long-term wealth.
  15. American Depositary Receipt Basics

    Thanks to American depositary receipts, investors now have a world of investing opportunities to choose from.
  16. The Complete Guide to Becoming a Landlord

    Being a landlord can be a fulfilling and financially rewarding experience. However, the decision to become a landlord should ...
  17. Advanced Bond Concepts

    Learn the complex concepts and calculations for trading bonds including bond pricing, yield, term structure of interest rates ...
  18. The Complete Guide to Calculating Your Net Worth

    Here's everything you need to know about calculating your net worth.
  19. 25 Investments You Should Know

    Here we tell you about the diverse features and advantages of 25 different financial instruments.
  20. Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs)

    This vehicle combines the diversification of a mutual fund with the flexibility of a stock. Learn more about them here.
Hot Definitions
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  2. Whole Life Insurance Policy

    A life insurance contract with level premiums that has both an insurance and an investment component. The insurance component ...
  3. Compound Annual Growth Rate - CAGR

    The Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) is the mean annual growth rate of an investment over a specified period of time longer ...
  4. Capital Asset Pricing Model - CAPM

    A model that describes the relationship between risk and expected return and that is used in the pricing of risky securities. ...
  5. Internal Rate Of Return - IRR

    A metric used in capital budgeting measuring the profitability of potential investments.
  6. Current Ratio

    The current ratio is a liquidity ratio that measures a company's ability to pay short-term and long-term obligations.
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