Financial terms

July 28, 2020

Ascending Flag (Flag Pattern)

DefinitionAn ascending flag can be defined as a continuation pattern. It is a price chart that is characterized by a sharp countertrend (also the flag) succeeding a short-lived trend (the flag pole). ...

June 23, 2020

What is Risk in Finance?

“Risk” is a general term that is used in different contexts. It can be defined as the probability of an outcome not coming out as expected, usually in the negative. In finance, risks mostly have t...

June 15, 2020

Tax Extension Period

A filing extension is a grace period granted to both individual taxpayers and businesses that are unable to file tax returns on or before the due date. To apply for an extension, taxpayers can complet...

June 02, 2020

What is stock market analysis?

Stock market analysis can be referred to as the evaluation of a single trading instrument, a selected investment sector, or the stock market as a whole. The purpose is to determine the future activity...

June 02, 2020

Average Stock Market Return

The term ‘average return’ refers to a mathematical average of a series of return gotten over a given period of time. An average return can be calculated like a simple average return wherein, a set...