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Share is one of many equal parts into which the value of a company is divided, that can be sold to people who want to own part of the company. Share gives dividend to the investor once or twice a year.
The company’s assets are something of value like land, buildings, raw materials and persons.

Most shares (also called equity or stock) have a nominal value (typically 25p but it can oscillate), which originally represented the asset value of the company. All shares issued by a company are the capital of the company.
Companies sometimes also issue non-voting shares but are often unpopular among the major investors. This type of shares permits the investor to enjoy the same benefits

Dividend is a part of a company’s profits that is paid to the people who own shares in it (shareholders).Usually a company only delivered as a dividend a part of its profits and the rest is: for internal growth of the company and it could be used as a reserve for further years.

Earnings are the company's profits but not all of the earnings are paid as dividend.
When the earnings are divided by the number of shares in existence, we get the 'earnings per share'. The P/E (price to earnings) ratio measures how many years of earnings per share would be needed to pay for the share.

The yield is as a net percentage of the current share price and shows the behaviour of a company.

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