Fundamental Analysis - New Page

The articles on this page are my contribution to explaining various fundamental analysis concepts in plain language for non-professional investors. I will try to highlight the most common definitional differences.

See also Michael Kemp's articles on the Free Resources menu, many of which deal with aspects of fundamental analysis.

Articles are in pdf files and are listed in alphabetical order.

Acid Test Ratio
Book Value + Net Tangible Assets
Current Ratio
Debt to Equity Ratio
Dividend Yield
Financial Statements
Explains the main financial statements of companies
Fundamental Analysis Mini Course
Gearing Ratio
Inventory Turnover
Market Capitalisation
Explanation of the meaning and calculation of market capitalisation
Price Earnings Ratio (PE ratio)
Return on Assets
Return on Equity
Rights Issues
Securities Traded on the Stock Market
Discussion of the various types of securities available to private investors on the stock market