What Is Dividend Investing?

From About.com  If a stock pays a $1 dividend and you can buy shares for $20 each through your stock broker, the stock is said to have a 5% dividend yield because that is the equivalent interest rate you are earning on your money [$1 dividend divided by $20 stock…

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What is Dividend Reinvestment Plan – DRIP?

Encarta Says: plan for buying stock with dividends: a plan through which investors receive dividends in the form of additional shares rather than cash Investopedia Says: A plan offered by a corporation that allows investors to reinvest their cash dividends by purchasing additional shares or fractional shares on the dividend…

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What is ETF?

From Investopedia  A security that tracks an index, a commodity or a basket of assets like an index fund, but trades like a stock on an exchange. ETFs experience price changes throughout the day as they are bought and sold Because it trades like a stock, an ETF does not…

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Can a child invest in mutual funds?

Can a child or a minor invest in mutual funds. I dont think a child or a minor can invest in mutual funds directly because an individual has to be of lega age to enter into any type of contract, and as a minor cannot enter into a legal contract,…

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List of Penny Stocks in Nasdaq

  Here is a list of Penny Stocks traded in NASDAQ. The stocks listed here are trading at prices lesser than a dollar as of 11-25-2010 For Current price of the stock follow the link in the last Column. List of stocks under one dollar ($1) on NASDAQ http://stockmarketusa.blogspot.com/2010/11/list-of-penny-stocks-in-nasdaq.html

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What is the NYSE symbol for gold?

Investing in Gold is definitely a good idea. Every investor should have Gold in their portfolio. The way the Gold prices are soaring its very tempting to be invested in Gold. So what is the NYSE symbol for Gold? The NYSE Symbol for Gold is GLD You can find the…

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List of Indian companies in NYSE

There are few  Indian companies which are listed in NYSE. Here is a list of some of them, I might have missed some, hope not many. Indian Companies Listed in NYSE   Company Name NYSE Symbol Link to Current Price 1 HDFC Bank Limited    HDB NYSE:HDB 2 ICICI Bank…

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