Stock Ownership – Your Rights And Benefits As A Shareholder

Historically, stocks have provided a good return over the long-term. But maybe you're hesitant to invest. Maybe you're not sure what you're entitled to as an owner of stock. In this post, you'll learn about three of the main benefits of stock ownership. Dividends When a company makes more money than it spends, it has positive net income. With positive net income, they can do one of two … [Read more...]

Six Categories Of Stocks You Should Know About

If you're the type who currently invests in individual stocks, or you plan to start doing this in the future, it'll be beneficial to know about the different categories of common stock. Because depending on your financial situation, goals, and risk tolerance, one category may be more suitable than other. So with all the thousands of companies currently in business, a classification system has … [Read more...]