By buying a company’s shares, you become the shareholder of the company. Thus, the share represents a share in the ownership of the company and, at the same time, the right to participate in the profit. By investing in shares you can profit from dividends or even get the right to vote on certain decisions. However, this also depends on the size of the share of the company.
Investing in stocks is becoming more and more popular. Share price is the result of demand and supply. There are several factors that affect you. You buy the shares on the quoted price. Traditionally, if the value of the stock grows, you too will earn money. If, on the contrary, value of share is falling, you are losing your money. Nowadays, however, it is also possible to speculate on the decline in share value.
Shares of publicly traded companies are traded on the stock exchange, such as NASDAQ. In FxGlobal we offer you the opportunity to invest in the shares of the world’s largest companies.