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Types of Stocks

Annuities
Annuities

Annuities are powerful tools that should be seriously considered as part of anyone’s retirement plan.

Annuities
Annuities

Annuities are powerful tools that should be seriously considered as part of anyone’s retirement plan.

Bank Products
Bank Products

These bank stocks, ... but one of the best bank stocks to buy for 2018 is a bank without ... few competitors and products that everyone from institutional investors ...

Bank Products
Bank Products

These bank stocks, ... but one of the best bank stocks to buy for 2018 is a bank without ... few competitors and products that everyone from institutional investors ...

Bonds
Bonds

Stocks offer an ownership stake in a company, while bonds are akin to loans made to a company (a corporate bond) or other organization (like the U.S. Treasury). In general, stocks are considered riskier and more volatile than bonds.

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Corporate Bonds
Corporate Bonds

How Corporate Bonds Work. Corporate bonds are issued in blocks of $1,000 in par value, and almost all have a standard coupon payment structure. As the investor owns the bond, he receives interest from the issuer until the bond matures. At that point, the investor can reclaim the face value of the bond.

Futures Options
Futures Options

A quick overview of how stock futures and stock options work and why you would pick one over the other depending on the strategy being used.

Futures Options
Futures Options

A quick overview of how stock futures and stock options work and why you would pick one over the other depending on the strategy being used.

Government Bonds
Government Bonds

A government bond is a debt security issued by a government to support government spending, most often issued in the country's domestic currency.

Government Bonds
Government Bonds

A government bond is a debt security issued by a government to support government spending, most often issued in the country's domestic currency.

Municipal Bonds
Municipal Bonds

A municipal bond is a debt security issued by a state, municipality or county to finance its capital expenditures. A municipal bond is a debt security issued by a state, municipality or county to finance its capital expenditures.

Municipal Bonds
Municipal Bonds

A municipal bond is a debt security issued by a state, municipality or county to finance its capital expenditures. A municipal bond is a debt security issued by a state, municipality or county to finance its capital expenditures.

Mutual Funds
Mutual Funds

Mutual funds are a managed portfolio of investments that pools money together with other investors to purchase a collection of stocks, bonds, or other securities, providing diversification. Learn about what mutual funds are and their advantages.

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Options
Options

What is a 'Stock Option' A stock option is a privilege, sold by one party to another, that gives the buyer the right, but not the obligation, to buy or sell a stock at an agreed-upon price within a certain period of time.

Options
Options

What is a 'Stock Option' A stock option is a privilege, sold by one party to another, that gives the buyer the right, but not the obligation, to buy or sell a stock at an agreed-upon price within a certain period of time.

Retirement
Retirement

An ideal stock portfolio for a retiree would be a diversified mix of strong companies that pay generous dividends. If the company sells products that are easily explained to the grandkids, that's a plus.

source: kiplinger.com
Retirement
Retirement

An ideal stock portfolio for a retiree would be a diversified mix of strong companies that pay generous dividends. If the company sells products that are easily explained to the grandkids, that's a plus.

source: kiplinger.com
Saving for College
Saving for College

With college tuition rising faster than inflation, stocks are the best investment to help your education-savings portfolio keep pace long-term. As your child nears college age, the downside risk of stocks becomes more significant and bonds and cash should begin to play an increasingly significant role when Junior hits high school.

source: money.cnn.com
Saving for College
Saving for College

With college tuition rising faster than inflation, stocks are the best investment to help your education-savings portfolio keep pace long-term. As your child nears college age, the downside risk of stocks becomes more significant and bonds and cash should begin to play an increasingly significant role when Junior hits high school.

source: money.cnn.com
Stock Options
Stock Options

The stock option contract is between two consenting parties, and the options normally represent 100 shares of an underlying stock. Put and Call Options A stock option is considered a call when a buyer enters into a contract to purchase a stock at a specific price by a specific date.

Stock Options
Stock Options

The stock option contract is between two consenting parties, and the options normally represent 100 shares of an underlying stock. Put and Call Options A stock option is considered a call when a buyer enters into a contract to purchase a stock at a specific price by a specific date.

Stocks
Stocks

Stocks Basics: Valuing Stocks Stocks Basics: Conclusion You have probably heard a popular definition of what a stock is: “A stock is a share in the ownership of a company. Stock represents a claim on the company's assets and earnings. As you acquire more stock, your ownership stake in the company becomes greater.” Unfortunately, this definition is incorrect in some key ways.

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Stocks
Stocks

Stocks Basics: Valuing Stocks Stocks Basics: Conclusion You have probably heard a popular definition of what a stock is: “A stock is a share in the ownership of a company. Stock represents a claim on the company's assets and earnings. As you acquire more stock, your ownership stake in the company becomes greater.” Unfortunately, this definition is incorrect in some key ways.

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