In contrast to mutual funds, ETFs do not charge a load. ETFs are traded directly on an exchange and may be subject to brokerage commissions, which can vary…

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A mutual fund offers more diversification by bundling many company stocks into one investment. … Stock should make up the bulk of most portfolios geared toward a long-term…

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In order to calculate your weighted average price per share, simply multiply each purchase price by the amount of shares purchased at that price, add them together, and…

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Add together the numbers of preferred and common shares outstanding, and subtract the number of treasury shares. The result is the total number of shares outstanding. How do…

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If an investor wants to calculate a weighted average of the share price he or she paid for the shares, they must multiply the number of shares acquired…

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Diluted earnings per share (diluted EPS) calculates a company’s earnings per share if all convertible securities were converted. Dilutive securities aren’t common stock, but instead securities that can…

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