Stocks

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Stock Splits Explained

Learn about conventional and reverse stock splits, how they impact a stock's value, and what they mean for investors.

Five Key Financial Ratios for Stock Analysis

Learn how these five key ratios—price-to-earnings, PEG, price-to-sales, price-to-book, and debt-to-equity—can help investors understand a stock's true value.

What Is the VIX®?

Explore the Cboe Volatility Index®, or VIX®, traders use to measure volatility and make trading decisions. This video is part of our Trading Options course.

Seven Principles of Investing

Investing doesn't have to be intimidating. Watch to learn seven investing principles for building a long-term portfolio.

P/E Ratio Basics

Perhaps one of the most commonly used fundamental ratios is the price-to-earnings, or P/E, ratio. Discover how it can help you compare the valuation of two or more companies.

How to Use the Relative Strength Index (RSI)

Learn how the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, works and how it can help investors analyze trends.

What Happens When the Fed Raises Rates

If inflation is rising, the Fed might raise interest rates. Learn how this might impact your investments.

How to Read a Stock Chart

Learn how to interpret a stock chart to understand the movement of the stock market and an individual stock's performance, as well as how to make sound financial decisions.

Understanding Market, Limit, and Stop Orders

The stock order type can have a big impact on when, how, and at what cost an order gets filled. Learn about three common types: market orders, limit orders, and stop orders.

Three Ways to Calculate Intrinsic Value

Watch to learn three methods for estimating an investment's intrinsic value: comparison, build up, and discounted cash flow.