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Save Money on Tax Credits - Because our world moves at an extremely high rate of speed these days with many changes taking place quickly it is hard to know...

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Standard Deviation

Definition: The standard deviation of a stock measures its volatility.  In investing, volatility is synonymous with risk, so one could say standard deviation measures total risk.

StockJargon Advice: The higher a stock's standard deviation, the higher the risk.  For example, a stock with a mean annual return of 8% and a standard deviation of 4% is less risky than one with the same return and a standard deviation of 22%.

 

 

 

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Hang Seng Index - Hang Seng Index is a market-weighted index of thirty-three stock certificates. This weighted index makes up approximately seventy percent of the stock market value. All the stock certificates traded are on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong. Hang Seng Index Services ...

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