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over six months ago at Macroaxis         
Book-Value-Per-Share

Book value per share is taking the total shareholder equity and subtracting out the preferred equity, and then dividing it by the shares outstanding. A simple formula that will give you the book value you are searching for.

  
  
over six months ago at Macroaxis         
Inverted-Hammer

The inverted hammer is a technical analysis occurrence when there is a downtrend in the market, and a candle appears with a small body, minimal bottom shadow, and a long top shadow and forms an upside down hammer.

  
  
over six months ago at Macroaxis         
Price-to-Earnings-To-Growth

The PEG ratio or price to earnings to growth ratio is used when evaluating the health and growth of a company. These ratios allow for people to compare companies on a more consistent level and bring efficiency to the process.

  
  
over six months ago at Macroaxis         
Ladder-Bottom

Technical analysis is something many people in the trading and investing community use, so it is important to understand what certain terms and formations mean. For this write up, we are going to go over a ladder bottom and what that may mean for you.

  
  
over six months ago at Macroaxis         
Spinning-Top

The spinning top technical pattern is one of the more easier ones to identify, meaning there are not many preceding patters to watch or after patters to look for. Searching for the spinning top is simply looking for a trend reversal in the current market you are analyzing.

  
  
over six months ago at Macroaxis         
Working-Capital

Working capital is the current assets minus the current liabilities, and this number can be both positive or negative depending on the numbers populated in the equations. It is important to understand what goes into these types of formulas because you can then begin to pick it apart and pinpoint what causes the final number and that can potentially unearth different issues with a company.

  
  
over six months ago at Macroaxis         
Semi-Variance

Semi Variance is taking the data that you generate that is below the mean and mapping its locations. Why might you need to know the data below the mean, well it can help to limit risk to the downside and gauge how much risk you want to take in a particular investment.

  
  
over six months ago at Macroaxis         
Gross-Profit

Gross profit is an important number to look at when fundamentally evaluating a stock. Gross profit is simply total revenue with the cost of goods sold subtracted. A company needs to maintain these types of numbers as it is what appeals to investors. Fundamentally understanding a stock is fairly simple, but it is what you are looking for that is important.

  
  
over six months ago at Macroaxis         
Cash-per-Share

Cash per share is taking the total cash and dividing it by the average share total. This type of tool is one that many fundamental or value investors will use to get them going on a potential investment.

  
  
over six months ago at Macroaxis         
Period-Momentum-Indicator

Period momentum indicator is as simple as it sounds, measuring the momentum of price over a given period, letting you know that an equity could be overbought, oversold, or in neutral territory.

  
  
over six months ago at Macroaxis         
Profit-Margin

Profit margin is key when evaluating a business and is calculated by net income divided by revenue. Expressed in a percentage, this measures how much money the company makes for every dollar of revenue earned.

  
  
over six months ago at Macroaxis         
Triple-Exponential-Moving-Average

There are many different moving averages out there and the triple exponential moving average attempts to smooth the movements while filtering out volatility and limited the lag time that averages have. As with any average, there still is a little lag so this may be better suited for long term investing.

  
  
over six months ago at Macroaxis         
Cash-and-Equivalents

When taking a look at the fundamentals of a stock, you check over everything, the debt, cash flow, outstand shares, and then there is cash and equivalents.

  
  
over six months ago at Macroaxis         
Risk-Adjusted-Performance

Risk is an extremely important factor when choosing your next investment or building your first portfolio. Risk adjusted performance measures the risk that is associated with generating the return that is desired.

  
  
over six months ago at Macroaxis         
Expected-Short-fall

When you look at a fund or investment, many people focus on the potential gains and what they might receive, but they may fail to realize that there is a potential downside or expected shortfall.

  

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