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Unformatted text preview: 1 Complete Personal Finance Guidebook (pages 114 pages 114-132) 132) WSJ: Understanding Money and Investing (pages 104 (pages 104 123 123 Important Course Activities (pages 104 (pages 104-123) 123) Final Draft of Spending Plan March 14, 2011 March 14, 2011 Midterm: March 21, 2011 March 21, 2011 Buffett Article Formulas Formulas Compounding (IA, FA, r, n) Compounding (IA, FA, r, n) Ordinary Annuity Ordinary Annuity Return on Investment ($ and %) Return on Investment ($ and %) Dividend Yield Dividend Yield Dividend Yield Dividend Yield Earnings Per Share (EPS) Earnings Per Share (EPS) Price Price-Earnings Ratio (PE Ratio) Earnings Ratio (PE Ratio) Market Capitalization (Market Cap) Market Capitalization (Market Cap) Mean and Median Mean and Median Standard Deviation Standard Deviation MUTUAL FUNDS MUTUAL FUNDS [Mutual funds] don't last as long as you would expect; for example, in the 1990s, over 50 percent of all the mutual funds that have been in business during the decade are no longer here, I you inves in a firm you wan to ... If you invest in a firm you want to hold it long-term, but if the fund doesn't exist your option is nil. John Bogle 2 Mutual Funds How would you explain what mutual funds are to someone who mutual funds are to someone who has no idea about investing?...
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