Stock Market

A stock market is a place similar to any market where goods are exchanged for a value the only difference is that on a stock market on stock/equity ie., shares and financial instruments are traded where the value of the stock/instruments are decided based on the demand and supply of the shares …

Dividend

The distribution of part of a company’s earnings to shareholders, usually twice a year (quarterly in the US). In the UK, there is traditionally a main dividend and an interim dividend during a company’s accounting year. Normally, the dividend is expressed on a ‘per share’ basis, for instance – 3p …