Bond …. James "Bond" — What is a Bond?

Bond A bond is a fixed income investment in which an investor loans money to an entity (typically corporate or governmental) which borrows the funds for a defined period of time at a variable or fixed interest rate. Bonds are used by companies, municipalities, states and sovereign governments to raise…

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Treasury Yield – What most banks base your loan on

What is the ‘Treasury Yield’ Treasury yield is the return on investment, expressed as a percentage, on the U.S. government’s debt obligations. Looked at another way, the Treasury yield is the interest rate that the U.S. government pays to borrow money for different lengths of time. Treasury yields don’t just influence how…

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NET Profit – ALL NET is what investors look at

NET Profit: In simplest terms, NET profit the money left over after paying all expenses including carrying cost. Net profit, also referred to as the bottom line, net income, or net earnings is a measure of the profitability of a venture after accounting for all costs and taxes. It is the actual profit, and includes…

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CapEx – Capital Expenditures and the balance of improvement & ROI

Capital Expenditure – CAPEX Capital expenditure, or CapEx, are funds used by a company to acquire, upgrade, and maintain physical assets such as property, industrial buildings, or equipment. CapEx is often used to undertake new projects or investments by the firm. This type of financial outlay is also made by companies…

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The almighty Profit & Loss Statement (P & L or Income Statement)

A profit and loss statement (P&L) is a financial statement that summarizes the revenues, costs and expenses incurred during a specific period of time, usually a fiscal quarter or year. These records provide information about a company’s ability – or lack thereof – to generate profit by increasing revenue, reducing costs, or…

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Fibonacci Retracement Term

Fibonacci Retracement A Fibonacci retracement is a term used in technical analysis that refers to areas of support (price stops going lower) or resistance (price stops going higher). Fibonacci retracement levels use horizontal lines to indicate areas of support or resistance at the key Fibonacci levels before the trend continues…

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