1) Explain market stabilization.
2) What were some of the reasons for the decline in Facebook’s stock price after its IPO?
3) Identify the costs associated with going public.
4) Briefly describe how investment banking is regulated.
5) What are some of the characteristics of an organized securities exchange?
6) Why is there a difference between bid and ask prices at some point in time for a specific security?
7) What is a short sale?
8) What is program trading?
9) Why do corporations employ investment bankers?
10) Describe the types of members of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).
11) research a topic (a foreign currency, a stock, a commodity, or another finance topic) and explain what caused the higher or lower price (at least 2 reasons).