Ch 8: Stock Valuation

About This Chapter

Learn about the process of stock trading in this chapter on stock valuation. These engaging video lessons were created by experienced instructors who can answer your questions when needed.

Stock Valuation -- Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

This chapter examines how investors put a value on a stock, types of stocks, and the mechanics of the system for trading them. Our lessons are designed with a multiple exposure approach that enhances your comprehension and retention of the material. The lessons in this chapter will teach you about:

  • Common stock valuation
  • Types of growth
  • Types of stocks
  • Dealers and brokers
  • The New York Stock Exchange

Video Objective
Common Stock Valuation & Types of Growth Learn about common methods of stock valuation and types of growth.
What is a Stock? - Definition, Types & Examples Discover the difference between common and preferred stock.
Dealers & Brokers in the Stock Market Look at the differing roles of dealers and brokers.
The New York Stock Exchange: Definition & Organization Study the NYSE, its organization and operations.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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