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Cash Equities Defined
November 07, 2017
Learn how you can become a shareholder of a company and the two ways you can earn from stocks.
Equities refer to the stocks of a company, sometimes also referred to as ‘shares’ or ‘securities’. The value of a stock could rise in value if the company performs well, giving the investor gains through capital appreciation. Some companies also share their profits with shareholders through dividends, which may be paid in cash or additional stocks.