52-WeekYldSalesHighLow StockDiv%P/E100sHighLowLast Chg63.8835.31 XYZ Comm1.763.9151558445.7342.2044.58-0.0752-week high and low:The highest and lowestprices paid for the stockduring the past year.Last: The last price paid forthe stock at the end ofthe previous day.Div: Short for dividend. A dividendis when a public companydecides to pay a portion of its profits to stockholders. Foreach share of stock owned, ashareholder should receive$1.76 from the company’sannual profits.Yld%: The yield, or rate of return,on a stockholder’s investment.It is figured by dividing theannual dividend by the currentprice of the stock.P/E: Short for price/earningsratio. The price of a shareof stock divided by thecompany’s earnings pershare for the last year.Sales 100s: The total amount of stocktraded during the previousday. This example showsthat 1,558,400 shares ofthis stock changed hands.Low:The lowest price paidfor the stock duringthe previous day.
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