VG Stock Market - Main players & Concepts

Basics

Wikipedia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stock

 

Stock Terms

Glossary: http://www.nasdaq.com/investing/glossary/

IPO: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Initial_public_offering

Dividend: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dividend

 

Term of the Day:

Feb [29 - Forward P/E] [20 - Law of Large Numbers] [19 - Cash Flow]

 

Here are some providers to monitor stocks (with example search on Nintendo):

Google finance: http://goo.gl/kEszS

Yahoo finance: http://goo.gl/6DRSe

 

Where to buy stocks

http://www.stocktrades.ca/

please suggest others for your countries

 

Basic stock tutorial

Please suggest

 

Main Players: Codenames & Markets

Japanese Devs:

Company Code Market
Nintendo 7974 TYO
  NTDOY PINK
Capcom 9697 TYO
  CCOEF PINK
Square-Enix 9684 TYO
  SQNXF PINK
Sega-Sammy 6460 TYO
  SGAMY PINK
Konami 9766 TYO
  KNM NYSE
Namco-Bandai 7832 TYO
  NCBDF PINK

 

Western Devs:

Company Code Market
Activision-Blizzard ATVI NASDAQ
Take Two TTWO NASDAQ
Electronic Arts EA NASDAQ
Ubisoft UBI EPA
THQ THQI NASDAQ

 

Emerging Developers:

Company Code Market
Zynga ZNGA NASDAQ

 

Multi-Disciplinary Corporations:

Company Code Market
Sony 6758 TYO
  SNE NYSE
Microsoft MSFT NASDAQ
Google GOOG NASDAQ
Apple AAPL NASDAQ
Coinstar CSTR NASDAQ

 

More concepts:

ADR (American bought foreign stocks): http://www.investopedia.com/university/adr/adr1.asp#axzz1maSEac4i

Returns when capital is at risk: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rate_of_return#Returns_when_capital_is_at_risk

 

Important Events:

Late-2000s recession: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Late-2000s_recession

Real courage is when you know you're licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter. -Harper Lee