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.

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Analysts

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

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Bear Trap

When a piece of analysis points to the market falling and the price instead goes up, trapping the bears.

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Book Value

A valuation of something using its net assets on the balance sheet.

A very rough way of valuing an asset because it ignores the intangibles.

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