Home     About Us    Contact Us     Contribute     Privacy
Investing
Stocks
Bonds
Mutual Funds
Biz
Credit
Career
College
Economics
Tax
More
 
 
Marketplace
Related Articles
Related Definitions
Related Categories
Tip of the Day

Tip of the Day Buy Airline Tickets as Far in Advance as Possible

Buy Airline Tickets as Far in Advance as Possible - We all like to save on our vacations as that allows for great spending when we make our travel destination....

read entire tip

Recently Added
Other Great Sites
 

Stock Split

Definition: When the number of shares of a stock is increased but the price per share decreases.  Companies typically do this when the stock price gets too high for small investors to be able to afford a share.

TeenAnalyst Advice: For example, if a stock is at $100 per share, the management might decide to do a 2-for-1 split and decrease the price to $50 per share but give each person twice as many shares.  This is often a gimmick and has no real importance to how the company will do in the future.

Think of it this way...if you gave me a quarter and I gave you back two dimes and a nickel, you still have the same amount of money.  And it's no sign of how much money you'll have in the future.

 

Discuss It!

Resume Writing Service Reviews said:

It was a great reading experience for me while go through the article. I really appreciate the great effort and dedication.

Most Popular Articles
Most Popular Definitions
 
Daily Definition

Definition of the Day Nominal Value

Nominal Value - Nominal Value is the apparent worth or the known nominal value shown on the principal, the face, and the side, of a bill of exchange, currency, security, stock, share, bond, or the other type of financial instruments. The par value of a loan stock, bond, preferred stock,...

read entire definition

 
 

 

 

Home     About Us    Contact Us     Contribute     Sitemap

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Copyright © 2009 TeenAnalyst.com