Attribute bias


The tendency of stocks preferred by the dividend discount model to share certain equity attributes such as low price-earnings ratios, high dividend yield, high book value ratio, or membership in a particular industry sector.

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Growth stage

In context of private equity, the state of a company when it has received one or more rounds of financing and is generating revenue from its product or service. Also known as middle... Read More

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