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Why would a company care about the price of its own shares in the stock market?
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Stock price is an indicator about the health of the company. Increased profits (for example) will drive the stock price up; excessive debt (for example) will drive it down. The stock price has a ...

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Why would you ever turn down a raise in salary?
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I had a colleague turn down a raise once because he believed that female colleagues were already being paid well below his salary and it was unfair to further increase this gap. For very public ...

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Settlement timing when buying/selling mutual funds
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I went to a Schwab branch and was told this: If two trades execute on the same day, there will be no problem as long as all balances are reconciled. In other words, you can view all settlements as ...

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