It's important to thoroughly understand any investment you are making, and research and analysis can provide the background information you need to make a confident decision. This section will provide insight into types of research as well as fundamental and technical analysis.
Discern between professional and primary research, and learn how the professionals break down company information to analyze investment potential.
Read about the tools of fundamental analysis including earnings per share, common valuation ratios, return on investment, liquidity ratios, other frequently used ratios and corporate governance.
Educate yourself on the basics of technical analysis including charts and trend lines, and discover the practical uses for more than 30 common technical indicators.