Earnings Per Share

Trading Basics

Earnings Per Share

Also EPS. Its the net earnings of a company divided by the number of shares in issue.

Other Trading Basics

After-Hours Dealing

After-hours trading involves buying or selling securities outside of specified trading hours.

However, trading after hours may offer less liquidity, as fewer traders are operating at these times and spread betting firms may offer wider spreads as fluctuations can occur during these times.

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Analysts

Those that conduct analysis on markets, with the view of providing insights to market participants.

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