Your investment strategy will likely have you looking for different things when you pick stocks. A value investor would be looking at different factors from those of a growth investor. However, this article will cover the most basic factors that any investor should look at while picking stocks. P/E ratio P/E ratio stands for price to earnings ratio. What it really means is how much … Continue reading What to look for when picking stocks
LABOUR INCOME Labour income is the amount that employed people earn by working. Labour income comes in the form of wages and salaries. CAPITAL INCOME Capital income is the amount that owners of assets earn via their assets. Assets include land, machines, buildings, patents, stocks, bonds and other types of investible assets. Self-employed workers earn from both their work and capital ownership. What are some … Continue reading Labour income vs capital income
Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to earn your own money and save up for whatever you want to buy? A new pair of shoes? A very much coveted game console? A present for your best friend? Or, if you belong to the group that plans ahead, you might even want to earn so you can save up and invest when you have a … Continue reading Online jobs for teens that pay
Are you ready to find out where you have been spending unnecessarily? It’s gonna hurt but like many good things, pain comes with it. Once you know where you can cut down on your expenditure, you will have more dollars to keep in your pocket. Number ONE: Keeping up with the trends I know, I know. Fitting in is everything for teenagers. But do you … Continue reading 5 top ways teens are wasting money
Before you start, be truthful to yourself. What is your budget? We can’t talk about stock selection if you don’t even know how much you are putting aside to buy equities*. Got an amount in mind? Make sure it’s in your hands too. Right, so now we move on to the next step. Have you ever heard of diversification? In layman’s term it is “not … Continue reading How to Select Stocks?
To start off, there’s no one perfect percentage of your money to save, although experts recommend saving at least 10% of your income. But everybody has different expenditure patterns, different current needs and different future plans. What’s most important is that you know why you’re saving. What is the purpose of your savings? The next step is to understand something very simple. Saving money simply … Continue reading As a Teen, How Much Money Should I Save Each Month?
A publicly-listed company or public company is a business that has completed an initial public offering (IPO) in one of the main stock markets. This means that their shares can be bought and sold at the stock exchange that approved their IPO. Who owns a publicly-listed company?Shareholders. The more shares you own, the more percentage of the company you own. How does a publicly-listed company … Continue reading What Is A Publicly-Listed Company?
If you would like to understand the meaning of inflation and what causes it, click here before you continue reading this post. Now that you know what inflation is, we are going to discuss it in depth. Inflation is the rate of change of prices of goods and services. Inflation is usually expressed in terms of the Consumer Price Index (CPI)* as shown in the … Continue reading Is Inflation Good or Bad?