This platform pulls data in real time from different online sources: The US Security and Exchange Commission (SEC), the US Federal Reserve System (FED), online information brokers, like Yahoo Finance, and others. As the download of data and the data analytics functionality runs in real time, you might have to wait a few seconds to get results. Please be patient. On the bright side, you will get up to date intelligence every time!
The Dynamic Yield Curve tool shows the strong direct correlation between multiple interest rates and stocks over time. The "yield curve" is a line that connects the different yield values for several interest rates of different duration.
An ETF, or exchange-traded fund, is a marketable security that tracks a stock index, a commodity, bonds, or a basket of assets. Although similar in many ways, ETFs differ from mutual funds because shares trade like common stock on an exchange.
The Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM) describes the relationship between systematic risk and expected return for assets, particularly stocks. CAPM is widely used throughout finance for pricing risky securities and generating expected returns for assets given the risk of those assets and cost of capital.
Net present value (NPV) is the difference between the present value of cash inflows and the present value of cash outflows over a period of time. NPV is used in capital budgeting and investment planning to analyze the profitability of a projected investment or project.
The Buffett Indicator is the ratio of a country's stock market capitalization to the overall GDP of the country. This extremely simple indicator is not to be used for a single day or month but is a way of forecasting the market over a number of years.
Compound interest is interest calculated on the initial principal and all of the accumulated interest of previous periods of a deposit or loan. Compound interest can be thought of as "interest on interest." Because the interest-on-interest effect can generate increasingly positive returns based on the initial principal amount, it has sometimes been referred to as the "miracle of compound interest."