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What is a derivative? Derivatives are interesting financial instruments. They are actually a kind of contract or agreement that helps two parties enter into a transaction for the right or obligation in relation to some asset. For example, one party has to sell something and another party has to buy it. These financial instruments are cool because they reduce uncertainty. If you were offered one superpower to choose, and you would choose the ability to…

Whenever you consider investing in a stock, you’ve got to build a case for why that particular one is a good choice. To do so, one must separate the daily short-term noise from the underlying performance. That’s where Fundamental Analysis comes into play. So, what is Fundamental Analysis, exactly? It’s a rigorous examination of all of the factors that could potentially impact the price of an asset. The factors can be of macroeconomic magnitudes, such…