Stockholder or Shareholder

[subtitleh2]What is a stockholder or shareholder?[/subtitleh2] A stockholder is an individual, company or any other entity who owns at least one or any number of share of a corporation’s capital stock. Is there any difference between stockholder and shareholder? The answer is NO. Both are same. In the United States, people love to name by … Read more

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency is getting the same job done, but by consuming less energy. In another perspective, energy efficiency is reducing or if possible eliminating the amount of energy waste from any system without degrading quality and performance. So, you might tell, energy efficiency is just “saving energy”. Energy efficiency can be implemented by practicing better … Read more

Balance Sheet

Balance sheet is one of the four major financial statements of a company or entity. Balance sheet portraits an entity’s economic and financial status on a given date. It’s a summary of entity’s assets, liabilities and equity on a certain date. It’s like a photograph of an organization’s financial health taken on a specific time. … Read more

Line of credit

What is Line of credit (LOC)? A line of credit, also known as LOC is generally an unsecured loan. A LOC gives a borrower the right to borrow and draw funds at any time to meet immediate needs. A significant condition of a line of credit is it’s maximum limit. Borrower can take money out … Read more

Balance of Trade

Balance of trade is the difference between the value of exports and imports of goods and/or services of a country in a specific period. As it measures the difference between exports and imports, it is also referred to as trade balance. Balance of trade is a significant element of national accounting that identifies exports and … Read more

EBIT margin

The EBIT margin is a financial ratio that measures the profitability of a company calculated without taking into account the effect of interest and taxes. It is calculated by dividing EBIT (earnings before interest and taxes) by sales or net income. EBIT margin is also known as operating margin. It is characterized by reflecting the … Read more

Prototype

prototype

Prototype means ‘Primitive form’ or ‘First impression’. Prototype is the very first or primary real-world version of a concept or an idea. It represents the real form of final product in part or full. Prototype is made to experiment with the viability of a concept in real world. There might be a great idea in … Read more

Turnkey contract

Turnkey Contract

Turnkey contract is typically a construction contract under which a contractor is employed to plan, design and build a project or an infrastructure and do any other necessary development to make it functional or ‘ready to use’ at an agreed price and by a fixed date. In trunkey contracts, most of the time employer provides … Read more

Financial Statement

Financial statements are a set of four most significant reports of a business corporation or an organization. It tells about the overall health of a business in terms of finance. A standard set of Financial statements include: Balance Sheet or Statement of Financial Position Income statement or Statement of Income Cash Flow statement or Statement … Read more

Earnings Per Share – EPS

Earnings per share (EPS) is the part of a company’s net profit obtained by each outstanding share of common stock. Earnings per share is a financial metric, that indicates the profitability of a company. Earnings Per Share Formula: We can calculate EPS by using the formula below: The number of outstanding shares of a company … Read more