Stock Order Types and Trading Mechanics

By |November 10th, 2017|Corporate Equity Investments|

1. INTRODUCTION In this article, we provide an overview of stock order types and trading mechanics with which stock investors must become familiar. To begin, investors must recognize that stock shares which are listed on an exchange (or over-the-counter market) and purchased or sold through a broker are secondary market securities. This means that these [...]

Equity Securities Overview

By |July 11th, 2017|Corporate Equity Investments|

INTRODUCTION In this article, I present an overview of the basic characteristics of equity securities.  A corporate security, in its basic form, is a financial instrument which represents an ownership or creditor’s claim in a corporation.  An equity security represents ownership in a corporation. COMMON STOCK 2.1.  Share Count A corporation’s authorized stock represents [...]

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