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stock exchange

Organized and regulated financial market where securities (bonds, notes, shares) are bought and sold at prices governed by the forces of demand and supply. Stock exchanges basically serve as (1) primary markets where corporations, governments, municipalities, and other incorporated bodies can raise capital by ... more

Top 4 Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs

Do you think you have what it takes to be an entrepreneur?  Becoming an entrepreneur takes a specific type of personality.  Fortunately, it’s the type of personality you can develop by working on yourself, growing, and learning how to express these traits.  Focus on the four top traits below and you’ll find yourself ahead of the pack. An entrepreneur is...
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The Best Assurance of Continued Growth

by Ralph Wanger

The best assurance of continued growth, and high profit margins, comes back to this: the company should have a special niche in the marketplace, so that sales don't depend on offering a commodity item at a lower price than the competition's. It should, to a degree, dominate that niche. The best company in a marginal industry is worth more than the third-best company in a major industry. I'd rather ...Read more

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