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Stock Market Vocab

Taking Stock Stock market Vocab

Stock the shares of a particular company or corporation.
Incorporate a way to organize a business
Share (noun) one of the equal fractional parts into which the capital stock of a joint-stock company or a corporation is divided.
Stock Market a particular market where stocks and bonds are traded; stock exchange.
Stock Exchange a building or place where stocks and other securities are bought and sold.
Trade a purchase or sale; business deal or transaction.
License formal permission from a governmental or other constituted authority to do something, as to carry on some business or profession.
Index a grouping of representative stocks
Gamble to stake or risk money, or anything of value, on the outcome of something involving chance
Stock Ticker the abreveation for a company's name
Bull Market A market, especially a stock market, characterized by rising prices; the opposite of a bear market.
Spread the difference between the bid and the ask price
Ask Price The lowest price seller is willing to accept for a particular stock
Spilt a technique by which a company increases the amount of shares its offering and decreases the price by the same factor
Shareholder a holder or owner of shares, especially in a company or corporation.
Invest to put (money) to use, by purchase or expenditure, in something offering potential profitable returns, as interest, income, or appreciation in value.
Asset a single item of ownership having exchange value
Buy Low, Sell High When you buy a share of a company's stock for a low price. Than when the company grows you can sell your share for a higher price.
Investor Someone who invests in a company
Stock Broker Someone who buys and sells stock for their customer
Commision The part of the sales price that stockbrokers get
Gauge to measure the value of something
Predict to guess what will happen next
Bear Markt when the prices of stocks are going down
Bid to offer as the price one will pay or charge
Tick the change in a stock's value during a given trading day
Volume the number of shares of a particular stock traded in one day
Option an opportunity to buy a certain amount of stock, at a certain price, o or before a certain date
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