Investing Education Stories

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  over a year ago at Macroaxis 
By Nathan Young

Debt to equity is a measure used to compare the financials of a company to others within the same industry along with measuring its leverage. This is calculated by taking the companies debt and dividing it by the equity in the company, giving you a number expressed in a percentage.

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  over a year ago at Macroaxis 
By Nathan Young

There are a set number of shares that are made when a company decides to go public. With that comes different classes and other differing factors, but for this explanation, we are focusing on outstanding shares.

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  over a year ago at Macroaxis 
By Nathan Young

Value at risk is a way to measure how risky your investments may or may not be. Many places use this to figure out how much a current or potential investment could lose given the current market conditions.

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  over a year ago at Macroaxis 
By Nathan Young

Many people are technical traders and analysts, which means they study the price patterns of the chart using candlesticks. Always looking for a pattern or trend to give them direction, a pattern that many could be looking for is the three black crows pattern.

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  over a year ago at Macroaxis 
By Nathan Young

Price action is a basis for many peoples trading and investing methodologies. Price action is simply how a price of an equity tends to move. There are different candles that can be used in charting, but all of which can help you find price action.

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  over a year ago at Macroaxis 
By Nathan Young

Moving averages are an important aspect to many investing strategies, and a great way to determine where the market is in respect to averages. The eight period moving average is a tool that will plot the average of the last eight period on your chart.

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  over a year ago at Macroaxis 
By Nathan Young

Moving averages are an excellent tool to add to your technical analysis as it can give you an idea of where the price is on average. The difference between the moving averages is essentially the formula used to generate the data.

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  over a year ago at Macroaxis 
By Nathan Young

Operating cash flow is EBITDA minus taxes, and this helps you to determine the quality of the company. When looking at a company for a potential investment, you want to know that their cash flow from operations is at a respectable level. This is what will help the business continue to operate and flow.

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  over a year ago at Macroaxis 
By Nathan Young

Typical price can be looked at as an average of the average. So if you have average prices, you can then determine what a typical price or price range may be. Price alone doesn’t tell the whole story, but it can come in handy with giving you a head start in your research.

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  over a year ago at Macroaxis 
By Nathan Young

Taking a look at price movement is important because it can begin to give you direction on where an equity may be headed. Average price is the price of your chosen equity averaged out for the day. Average price is great in determining trends and other price movements to help you determine where the market is headed.

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