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New York Stock Exchange

A world wide recognized stock clearing house. Sometimes referred to as Wall Street, the exchange allows the World’s top 2000 businesses to trade their respective securities in an open market format.

Stock

10/02/2014

The one single term mostly equated to capitalism is ‘Stock’.  When a business is incorporated, stock is the core medium of exchange for the investment.  The company issues a certificate referred to as stock in exchange for the investment – [...]

Book Value – Definition and Usage

05/15/2014

There are several definitions associated with the term ‘Book Value’ and depending on the context of its use, determines the correct definition and proper use.  The three primary uses of the term are as follows: Stock, Corporate Value or Balance [...]

Common Stock – Definition

01/21/2014

A document indicating ownership in a corporation is often referred to as common stock.   It identifies an equity position in a business.  The document or certificate is commonly referred to as a security and provides certain rights to the holder [...]