Stock/Stock Market

What is a stock/stock market?

● As a shareholder, or stockholder, you do not get to personally make decisions about how the company is run, but you get to elect the Board of Directors who make those decisions for you.

● The return you receive from regular payments from the company is called a dividend. The return from the share price moving up or down is called capital gain or loss.

● As a shareholder, or stockholder, you do not get to personally make decisions about how the company is run, but you get to elect the Board of Directors who make those decisions for you.

The return you receive from regular payments from the company is called a dividend. The return from the share price moving up or down is called capital gain or loss.