Finance Stock Test

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The oldest stock exchange in the world is the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)

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The oldest stock exchange in the world is the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)

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The first securities traded in the U.S. were U.S. Government Bonds to refinance the Revolutionary War debt.

true

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The historic Buttonwood Agreement started the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)

false

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A bondholder is part owner of a company

false

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Mutual funds are managed and overseen by stockbrokers

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TWTR 200@ 51.92 ↓ 1.65

Twitter, Inc sold 200 shares at 51.92 dollars and was down 1.65 dollars from yesterday

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KO 150@ 38.17 ↑ 0.20

Coca Cola sold 150 shares at 38.17 dollars and went up 0.20 cents from yesterday

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BKW 1K 27.24 ↓ 0.25

Burger King sold 1,000 shares at 27.24 dollars and was down 0.25 cents from yesterday

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What are the 52-week high ____ and the 52-week low ____ amounts for McDonald's Corp.

high: 103.70 low: 92.22

<p>high: 103.70 low: 92.22</p>
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Give the total volume for Facebook _______

63,543

<p>63,543</p>
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What stocks closed below yesterday's closing? ____ and ____

Nike Inc and Facebook Inc

<p>Nike Inc and Facebook Inc</p>
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Give the Day's high ____ low ____ and close ____ for Walt Disney Company

high: 80.41 low: 79.57 close: 80.07

<p>high: 80.41 low: 79.57 close: 80.07</p>
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Give the dividend paid ____, yield , and price/earnings for Nike, Inc.

paid: 0.96 yield: 1.2% price/earnings: 24.99

<p>paid: 0.96 yield: 1.2% price/earnings: 24.99</p>
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12 sectors of the stock market

energy, materials, industrials, consumer discretionary, consumer staples, health care, financials, information technology, telecommunication services, utilities, real estate

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bear market

a market in which share prices are falling

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blue chip

a company that is in the Dow

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bondholder

a holder of bonds issued by a government or corporation

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bull market

a market in which share prices are rising

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call

a contract between the buyer and the seller of the call option to exchange a security at a set price.

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common stock

stock that can be bought, traded, and sold, to investors

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dividends

a distribution of profits by a corporation to its shareholders, usually quarterly

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Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA)

A stock market index that measures stock performance of 30 large companies listed on stock exchanges in the United States.

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equity

the value of the shares issued by a company.

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point

the daily activity of the market, each point is one dollar in the Dow

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preferred stock

stock that is sold and bought inside a corporation. stockholders have priority in being paid dividends first

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Net Asset Value (NAV)

Net Asset Value = Funds Assets - Fund Liabilities ÷ The Number of outstanding shares

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stock exchange (name 3)

New York Stock Exchange, American Stock Exchange, London Stock Exchange

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stockbroker

a broker who buys and sells securities on a stock exchange on behalf of clients.

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tick

any movement either up or down in the price of a security.

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