P/E is share price divided by earnings per share. This is not to be confused with forward P/E. Forward P/E is calculated using analyst future earnings estimates. It does not use actual historical earnings.
The fact you have only gained 0 is a reflection of the amount invested; your initial ,000. The yield (return) is incredible and you should be more than happy with it.
Karen Aho, a writer for MSN Money, explains that people should watch out for companies selling high-priced collector coins. Some of these companies make false claims, such as “the government can’t confiscate collector coins” to influence you to buy their coins.
Let’s take a stock investing 101 example here. Let’s say that I would like to buy a stock because I think it may increase in value. However, I’m a little unsure and don’t exactly want to take the chance that it won’t rise. Instead, I can buy a call option for about the current market price and wait to see if it does rise. If it does, I am know granted the option to buy the stock for the lower price. I then have the ability to hold on to my stock or sell it for a profit (minus commissions, taxes, and the cost of the option).
The Canadian Gold Maple Leaf is minted in.9999 fine gold and can be purchased in sizes of 1/20 oz, 1/10 oz, 1/4 oz, 1/2 oz, or 1 oz. This coin can usually be purchased for a 5% over gold spot price.
First of all tax liens have sort of a government guarantee. I am purposely saying “sort of” for a reason. It’s because if you end up been deeded to a property that is worthless because you haven’t done your own research then you can end up losing your investment. This is one of the minor pitfalls of investing in tax liens however, many consider tax liens to be safer than stocks.
In personal finance, investing should involve persistence and ample understanding of how money can be put to work and grow. However, it is also equally important to “know yourself” when it comes to putting your money in some form of investment.