I’ve seen a couple of prominent stock splits recently, so in this episode, I’ll be talking about what stock splits are and how they work. Listen in to get a crash course in the pros and cons of a stock split, as well as some common misconceptions about them.
Keep in mind that this is not a recommendation in any way to buy any of the stocks that I discuss. They are, however, great examples for me to explain how stock splits work and allow you to get a better understanding of what they are and how they may or may not affect your finances.
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What You'll Learn In Today's Episode:
- What a stock split is.
- Why companies decide to split stocks.
- Common misconceptions about stock splits.
- The pros and cons of a stock split.
- How stock splits work.
Ideas Worth Sharing:
“There’s not a real increase in benefit to the stocks just because they split.” - Jonathan Bednar
“It’s important to know the fundamental concepts of stock splits so that you know what the impact would be on your portfolio.” - Jonathan Bednar
“A stock split comes when a company wants their stock to be more readily investible to more people, so they split the shares to make it more attractive.” - Jonathan Bednar
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