Introduction to Gathering Relevant Information about Companies

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Knowledge truly is power when it comes to investing, and your success as a stock investor depends on your ability to locate information and determine its importance. In this lesson, we'll point you in the right direction and tell you where to concentrate your efforts.

What you will learn

  • Sorting Out the Public Filings on Companies
  • Making the Most of a Company Website and Expert Opinions
  • Avoiding Information Overload When Researching Companies

What do you know?

Introduction to Gathering Relevant Information about Companies

Once you know the definition of a stock and the purpose of a company, how do you go about finding more information about a firm you may be interested in? Because knowledge truly is power when it comes to investing, your success as a stock investor depends on your ability to locate information and determine its importance. In this lesson, we’ll point you in the right direction and tell you where to concentrate your efforts.