See the Stats

In assessing stocks, it’s important to know what some of the company’s numbers are. Some of these statistics are used in determining the value of a stock as an investment. One of the most basic measures of a stock value involves the company’s earnings. When you buy a stock, you’re purchasing ownership in the company, so profitability is important. The …

What’s It Worth?

  What is Intrinsic Value for Stocks? Intrinsic value is the true value of a company using fundamental analysis. Intrinsic value includes everything from inventory to furniture and fixtures to the intangible things a company owns (trademarks, copyrights, patents, etc.). The thought here is that if a company were to be shut down and sold off today, what exactly would …

Spy on the Insider – Insider Trading

Insider trading. There I said it. No, you’re not going to jail just for reading it… There are actually two types of insider trading: illegal and legal. Insider trading is defined as the buying or selling of a stock by someone who has access to material, nonpublic information about the stock. Insider trading is illegal when disclosure doesn’t happen before …

Trading Triggers

  Stock trading triggers are a pretty simple concept, but they can be surprisingly hard to come by. The concept is that if you have a system that helps you make profit in buying and selling stocks, you have triggers within that system that help you understand when you need to make a move. Almost any brokerage account will allow …