Chesapeake Energy Files for Bankruptcy Protection

Chesapeake Energy (CHK) filed for bankruptcy protection. Rocked by $7 billion in debt, and a drop in oil and gas prices, the news comes as no shock.  As recently as May 2020, the company had concerns regarding its long-term viability. The company just said $7 billion in debt will be wiped out through restructuring, as … Continue reading “Chesapeake Energy Files for Bankruptcy Protection”

Five Key Terms all Investors Should Understand

You don’t have to know everything when you invest. However, there are some key terms to master before you place your first trade.  After all, it never hurts to understand the bare-bones basics. Term No. 1 – Bid/Ask Price The bid price is the highest price a buyer is willing to pay for an investment.  … Continue reading “Five Key Terms all Investors Should Understand”

The Top 5 Fundamental Analysis Tools to Understand

Fundamental analysis is key to understanding the underlying nuts and bolts of a company’s engine.  Without it, you’re often just blindly buying a stock, hoping for the best. Think of fundamental analysis as a must for gauging company health. A fundamental analyst is simply trying to understand the intrinsic value of a company stock – … Continue reading “The Top 5 Fundamental Analysis Tools to Understand”