How Do Stocks Work?
When you buy the stocks of a company, you own a segment of the business. When a company wants to raise more money, it often issues shares via an Initial Public Offering (IPO) whereby the price of the shares is determined based on the estimated value of the company. The company is able to keep the cash raised to fund its operations while the stocks (or shares) continue trading on the regulated exchange, like the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).
Investors and traders get to buy and sell the shares of the company at the exchange, but the company itself does not reap any monetary benefit from this kind of trading. However, the company gets money from the Initial Public Offering.
What’s A Stock?
A stock refers to a share of a company’s ownership. A shareholder is one of the many owners of a given company …Continue Reading
What Should I Invest In For 2018
It’s 2018! This means new resolutions, new goals, and, of course, new investments! But, what should you invest to get more out of your money in this new year? Well, here are top 5 growing industries of 2018 that you can look into!
Robotics and Artificial Intelligence
If top companies such as Google and Apple are investing in this industry, then you should too!
The year of 2017 showed the immense demand for the industry. A whopping $3 billion worth of investments went into this sector, and the number is expected to grow. 3D printers also forecasted a massive demand despite being a relatively new technology. It is estimated that $35 billion will go into these printers.
Similar to 3D printers, Artificial Intelligence is a relatively new technology that has a very high demand. Top companies like Amazon Echo and Google are big …Continue Reading