Stock Fundamental Metrics: ‘Balance Sheet’ General Concepts

Posted on Jul 16 2015 - 4:43pm by Sharpe Trade

We began our Fundamental Metrics series with this entry.

The “Fundamental Metrics” playlist on YouTube can be found at this link.

We continue on from our last post on this topic that you can find here.

Thus far in this series, we have stated that we would not dive into all of the accounting details of a companies financial standing and reports.  Particularly, because I am not an accountant, and I don’t want to ‘pretend’ to be something that I am not.  As well, this series wishes to concern itself with metric measurements like “PEG” ratios, “P/E”‘s, and the like.

However, I am an investor, and that there were general principles that you could become familiar with on such financial statements.   We have already covered general principles of the ‘Income Statement’ in the last entry.  The general principles … it is a good idea to know when first starting out.

Well, let’s touch on the concepts of a ‘balance sheet’ statement … somewhat  … in the following free, public video ….

(After the following video, we continue the series of ‘Fundamental Metrics’ in this next entry … ) 

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