a fixed amount of money paid to an investor at regular intervals of time, usually till the end of his/her life.
Management of securities such as stocks, mutual funds, bonds, limited partnerships, etc. as well as tangible assets such as real estate, carried out by a professional, to meet particular investment goals of an investor.
An asset is anything that holds an economic value such as cash or something that be easily converted into cash. Some examples of assets are securities, inventory, house, car, office equipment or property.
Asset protection is a strategical approach aimed at guarding one's valuable assets from creditor claims in case of inability to pay off the debt.
The process of balancing risk and reward by altering the percentage of each asset in an investor's financial portfolio, based on his/her risk capacity, investment time horizon, and financial goals.
Increase in the value of an asset over a period of time.
An asset class is a group of financial instruments that possess the same characteristics, tend to behave in a similar fashion in the financial markets and are subjected to the same laws. The three types of asset classes are stocks, bonds and cash.
An analyst is a finance professional who collects and interprets financial data pertaining to corporate entities and financial markets to predict the price movement of stocks and offers buying and selling recommendations to investors.