The price of a stock iii Bull market 1 Rising Stock Prices iv Bear Market 1

The price of a stock iii bull market 1 rising stock

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The price of a stock iii. Bull market 1. Rising Stock Prices iv. Bear Market 1. Falling stock prices v. Stock Terminology 1. Dividend a. Stockholder’s portion of a company’s profit 2. Stock Split a. Divide stock price into greater shares vi. Aggressiveness based on age 1. Young age a. Afford to be more of a risk taker 2. Close to retirement age a. Transfer to a secure low risk investment d. Bonds i. Loans given to a government or corporation ii. Three basic Components 1. Par Value-what you paid/worth when bond matures 2. Maturity-length of time before repayment 3. Coupon rate-interest rate that will be used iii. Rated based on risk 1. AAA to D iv. Types 1. Savings Bonds a. low par bonds b. $50 now c. 20 years later $100 2. Corporate Bonds a. moderate risk b. Depends on the success of company 3. Municipal Bonds
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a. Issued by state or local government 4. Treasury Bonds a. “Full Faith and Credit of the US” b. Safest 5. Junk Bonds a. High risk/high reward 4. Budget a. Estimate of income and expenditure for a set period of time b. Savings i. Most advisors recommend saving 10-20% income ii. 50-20-30 5.
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