Corporate Action

Trading Basics

Corporate Action

An event that requires approval or notification of the shareholders of a business. Paying dividend or a rights issue are corporate actions.

Other Trading Basics

Bear Market

A Bear Market occurs when the price of a security is falling, and the negative outlook of the security causes the security’s price to continue to fall, causing a self-sustaining problem.

For a downturn like this to be officially considered a bear market, it must be on-going for longer than two months, otherwise it is known as a correction.

Bears are generally traders with a pessimistic view on markets that look to profit from a decline in prices.

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Capital

The economic resource used to buy assets, normally with the view to provide a product or service.

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