Team 11 Presentation On Technology Stocks

15 Questions | Total Attempts: 50

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Presentation Skill Quizzes & Trivia

Please answer the following questions from the presentation by IS 460 Team 11 Spring 2009.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following are key indicators for tech stocks?  Choose all that apply.
    • A. 

      Stock Price

    • B. 

      Random guessing by choosing from a hat

    • C. 

      EPS

    • D. 

      ROE

    • E. 

      P/E Ratio

  • 2. 
    Earnings Per Share is defined as what?
    • A. 

      Distribution of company's profits to shareholders

    • B. 

      Showing the value of stock price compared to earnings

    • C. 

      Amount of profit allocated to each share of common stock

    • D. 

      How much money someone makes by keeping money under their bed

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is NOT a tech industry as mentioned in the powerpoint?
    • A. 

      High End Electronics

    • B. 

      Personal Computing

    • C. 

      Application Software

    • D. 

      Diversified Computer Systems

  • 4. 
    In the semi-conductor industry, which two companies did we compare? 
    • A. 

      Intel

    • B. 

      Nokia

    • C. 

      AMD

    • D. 

      Nvidia

  • 5. 
    True or False, innovation will continue to spur the technology sector, thus allowing tech stocks to flourish.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    According to the powerpoint, which company we compared offers the highest dividend?
    • A. 

      SAP

    • B. 

      HP

    • C. 

      Intel

    • D. 

      Microsoft

  • 7. 
    According to the powerpoint, which company we compared has the highest EPS?
    • A. 

      Apple

    • B. 

      AMD

    • C. 

      Netgear

    • D. 

      Dell

  • 8. 
    Which of these is a common investor mistake?
    • A. 

      Consulting a financial advisor

    • B. 

      Making too much money

    • C. 

      Diversifying your portfolio

    • D. 

      Buying high, selling low

  • 9. 
    Which of these technology mutual funds was not mentioned in the powerpoint?
    • A. 

      Berkshire Focus Fund

    • B. 

      Fidelity Select Network and Infrastructure Fund

    • C. 

      Seligman Communications and Information Fund

    • D. 

      Goldman Sachs Tollkeeper Fund

  • 10. 
    What are three companies that don't offer dividends?
    • A. 

      Cisco

    • B. 

      Dell

    • C. 

      HP

    • D. 

      Oracle

    • E. 

      Netgear

  • 11. 
    In general, what is the advice on technology stocks?
    • A. 

      Buy

    • B. 

      Sell

    • C. 

      Hold

  • 12. 
    When deciding whether to buy or not, which of the following are things you should do?
    • A. 

      Make sure you have enough cash in your portfolio

    • B. 

      Evaluate the stock opportunity

    • C. 

      Act on insider trading

    • D. 

      Research the stock

  • 13. 
    Which company is used in the powerpoint for the buying high selling low example?
    • A. 

      AIG

    • B. 

      Amazon

    • C. 

      Ebay

    • D. 

      Bank of America

  • 14. 
    Which of the following is NOT a good investor resource?
    • A. 

      Yahoo Finance

    • B. 

      Morningstar

    • C. 

      Investopedia

    • D. 

      CNN Money

    • E. 

      Wikipedia

  • 15. 
    How is Return on Equity calculated?
    • A. 

      Net income / shareholder's equity

    • B. 

      (Net income - Diviends on preferred stock) / Average outstanding shares

    • C. 

      Market value per share / Earnings per share

    • D. 

      (Net profit * Average shares outstanding) / Dividend yield