Stocks are the securities that signify ownership the part of the company that issued these stocks and represent a claim on part of the company's assets and earnings.

Companies raise their capital by issuing stocks and entitle the stock owners (shareholders) to partial ownership of the company.

There are two …


In finance, security, is a financial asset that:

  • holds some of monetary value,
  • issued by the company or the government agency,
  • represent an ownership interest and provides:
    • an evidence of the debt,
    • a right to share of the earnings of the issuer,
    • a right in the distribution of the property …

Investment portfolio

Investment portfolio is a collection of assets owned by some person, company, institution, etc.

The investment portfolio can include different types of assets, such as real estate property, land plots, cars, gold bars, even planes, yachts or islands.

But most investment portfolios include mainly securities, such as stocks, bonds, mutual …