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Question;Question 1. Question;Which one of the following indexes reflects the percentage;change in share prices relative to a base of 100?;Value Line composite;S & P 500;DJIA;AMEX composite;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;Question 2. Question;Many brokerage firms require that disputes between;individual investors and brokers be settled through litigation.;True;False;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;Question 3. Question;Current price information on shares of a company's stock is;often accompanied by statistics on the recent price behavior of that stock.;True;False;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;Question 4. Question;Which one of the following is considered a general rather;than a financial newspaper?;Barron's;New York Times;The Wall Street Journal;Investors' Business Daily;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;Question 5. Question;A stop-loss order converts to a market order when the order;is activated.;True;False;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;Question 6. Question;Stockbrokers are to execute client orders at the best;possible price.;True;False;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;Question 7. Question;When placing an order online, an individual investor should;always double check the ticker symbol prior to submitting the order.;True;False;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;Question 8. Question;A brokerage firm which provides analyst reports, investment;advice and information as well as online brokerage services is called a(n);premium discount broker.;full-service broker.;basic discount broker.;electronic broker.;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;Question 9. Question;It is generally a good idea to use limit orders when;purchasing IPOs online.;True;False;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;Question 10. Question;A limit order is an order to buy or sell at the limit price;or less.;True;False;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;Question 11. Question;An index measures the current value of a group of stocks in;relation to a base value established previously.;True;False;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;Question 12. Question;The documents signed when a customer opens a brokerage;account;serve as an informal relationship between the;customer and the stockbroker.;limit the customer to dealing only through;that brokerage firm.;may be signed by a minor child provided that;the money being invested belongs to the child.;establish a legal relationship between the;customer and the brokerage firm.;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;Question 13. Question;Which one of the following statements is true concerning;bonds?;A bond yield represents only the interest;earned on a bond.;Bond yield data is more useful to an investor;when compared over time.;IN A bond's yield remains constant even;when a bond is sold prior to maturity.;Bonds with similar characteristics generally;have widely disparate bond yields.;Points Received: 0 of 1;Comments;Question 14. Question;The Standard & Poor's indexes are all based on market;values which consider the number of shares outstanding.;True;False;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;Question 15. Question;Reviewing industry and company information will help provide;guidance on the future outlook of a particular firm.;True;False;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;Question 16. Question;The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) consists of 30;stocks whose price behavior;typically has little correlation with the rest;of the stock market.;broadly reflects the overall price behavior of;the stock market.;reflects the changes in value of manufacturing;stocks only.;leads the movements in the general economy by;one to two weeks.;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;Question 17. Question;Which one of the following is NOT published by the US;Government?;Federal Reserve Bulletin;Survey of Current Business;Kiplinger Washington Letter;Economic Report of the President;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;Question 18. Question;Stock market averages and indexes are commonly used to;measure the;specific behavior of companies.;general behavior of stock prices.;specific behavior of alternative investments.;specific behavior of the economy.;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;Question 19. Question;An individual can sort stocks by dividend rates, growth;rates, and price/earnings ratios using screening tools on the Internet.;True;False;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;Question 20. Question;Averages and indexes differ from one another in that an;index;is the arithmetic average price behavior of a;group of stocks at a given point in time.;measures the current price behavior of a group;of stocks in relation to a base value set at an earlier point in time.;is of value in-and-of itself, whereas an;average must be compared to a historical figure to have any meaning.;always moves up before a corresponding average;moves up, and always moves down before a corresponding average moves down.;Points Received: 1 of 1;Comments;* Times are displayed;in (GMT-10:00) Hawaii


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