Identify the 38 International bank stocks and their symbols listed on the New York Stock Exchange
1.Identify the 38 International bank stocks and their symbols listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
2. Identify the 46 U.S. Bank stocks and their symbols listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
3.Compile a portfolio in google finance of these stocks. I would suggest a a separate portfolio for each. Google will track the daily performance of the stock along with providing you news on each as it occurs. Be prepared each class to discuss news items of interest.
4.Identify two bank stock mutual funds. Compare and Contrast them and provide a recommendation as to which one you would recommend for investing in and why.
5. Same as number 4 but identify two Exchange traded funds(ETF’s) instead of mutual funds.
(The purpose of the above assignment is for you to become aware of the banks and their activities. This will enable you raise your awareness and knowledge of bankactivity. This will put you on a level playing field or above with your peers in terms of banking knowledge and terminology. )Types of Equity Securities.
–You are a member of the Board of Directors for XYZ Corp. Your corporation has been very successful and it is now considering expansion and it needs capital to do so. You and the other 2 members of the Board each own 500 shares of common stock for which you initially paid $5000.00. There are no other shareholders. You need to raise capital for a short term project. Can you issue more stock? If so what type of stock would you issue and why? What rights or restrictions would you place on the stock?
–Imagine that your company wants to go public. Compare the cost and benefits of going public. Choose to either go public or not and explain why you chose the route that you did.