Stocks and Shares

Stocks and Shares

Stocks and shares refer to the same thing – a portion of ownership in a company. Usually when people talk about investing in shares, they are talking about public companies listed on the stock exchange. A public company is a company whose shares can be bought and sold by the general public, generally through a stock exchange. A stock exchange provides the platform for shares to be easily traded between a buyer and a seller.

Learn more about stocks and shares from these articles:

How To Understand Stocks and Shares For Beginners

Should I Buy Shares?

Buying Shares For The First Time