Common versus Preferred Stock

December 16, 2015 0

When you hear someone talking about investing in stocks, he or she is usually referring to investing in common stocks. However, companies offer two classes of stock: common and preferred. While most investors are pretty […]

The Business of Investing Versus Investing

November 16, 2015 0

Creating art is different from selling art, and the same goes for investing – the business of investing is different than actual investing. Not knowing the difference may cost you the opportunity to retire with […]

What Is This “Enterprise Value?”

March 21, 2010 0

Many investors rely on many different metrics such as the P/E ratio, price-to-book ratio, and price-to-sales ratio to determine whether a company is trading at a cheap price. Relying on these metrics may be misleading […]