- Ask the Expert: What Is Beta, And Why Does It Matter?
Don't know where to start? Make sure your portfolio matches the risk you can handle with this handy little formula.
- Video: How to Measure a Company's Risk Using Debt Ratio
When measuring a company's risk, look no further than the debt ratio -- a simple, yet effective formula used to quantify how leveraged a company truly is.
- The Most Famous Number in Investing
This simple ratio answers the No. 1 question every investor has about a stock: Is this investment worth the price?
- Ask The Expert: How Do I Calculate The PEG Ratio And Why Is It Important?
This little-known ratio can tell you volumes about the stocks you are eyeing.
- The Shortcut To See How Much Your Portfolio REALLY Returned
Up 25% one year. Down 10% the next year. So exactly how much have you really made? Here's how to tell.
- The One Number Screaming 'Buy!' in Today's Market
If you've been waiting for a cheap entry point, then the time is now.
- Don't Be Misled By the P/E Ratio
The message is clear: If P/E ratios are your only value barometer, then get ready to let some profits slip through your fingers.
- How the Put/Call Ratio Can Help You Make Smart Investments
Using the Put/Call Ratio tool can help us judge how the market is feeling and where it might move next.
- Dividend Coverages, Payout Ratios and Dividend Yields
Nothing beats a check from a large dividend yield. Find out what it is, how to get one, and what it tells you about a company.