Unformatted text preview: ±he NASDAQ market 10. Periods of rising stock prices, generally las±ng 12 months or longer; investors are mo±vated to buy, con³dent they will realize capital gain; is known as what kind of market? Bull markets 11. Periods of falling stock prices, usually 20 percent o² peak prices; investors are mo±vated to sell an±cipa±ng further falling prices; is known as what kind of market? Bear markets 12. What is the oldest and most widely cited U.S. market index? Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) 13. Once an investor determines their desired risk-return balance, they then can achieve it in what two ways? DiversiFcaTon and asset allocaTon 14. What are angel investors? Outside investors who provide new capital for Frms in return for a share of equity ownership 15. The ³rst sale of a company’s stock to the general public is called: iniTal public o²erings (IPOs)...
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- Spring '14
- Stock exchange, Conservative Capital Growth, electronic stock market