Six numbers that every investor should know

Tim Bennett explains the six key numbers that every investor should know when buying shares.

To find out more about the other ratios Tim mentions in his video, see these related vide tutorials:

The price/earnings ratio
What a PEG ratio tells you
Guide to dividend yields
The dividend cover ratio
The EV/EBITA ratio
The price to book ratio

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Why hedge funds can be good news

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What is the ‘current ratio’?

In his latest video, Ed Bowsher looks at the current ratio, which can help you see whether a company has sufficient resources to pay its bills in the near future.

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