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A market (unlike an exchange) where dispersed dealers trade, using a network of phones
and computer screens. The NASDAQ market is an OTC market in USA.
P/E ratio or Price- earnings ratio
The P/E ratio is calculated by dividing the stock’s market price per share to the firm’s
earnings per share, for the most recent 12-month period. P/E ratio is a measure of the
investors idea of a stock’s growth and risk prospects.
Face value, also referred to as the Par Value, is the nominal value of the share derived from
the total capital issued by the company and the number of shares issued to raise that
A collection of assests of an individual or organization. A portfolio may contain all the
financial assets such as shares, debentures, government bonds by the same individual or
A stock with voting and dividend rights. In the event of liquidity, the preferred stock holders
are given a priority over the common stock h...
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This note was uploaded on 07/20/2012 for the course ECON 203 taught by Professor Girishdev during the Spring '12 term at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.
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