What is Beta in stock markets?

Beta refers to the measure of fluctuations in a stock, volatility, risk or even a portfolio of the whole market as a whole. It is thus responsiveness of the price of a stock to the changes observed in the stock market. It is also called Beta Coefficient and is generally computed using regression analysis. It

What is “Abnormal Rate of Return” in stocks?

Abnormal Rate of Return is the return on a given stock or portfolio over a specified period of time. This is usually higher than the expected rate of return or the benchmark. It is also known as ‘alpha’ and is a risk-adjusted performance measure of the stock. The expected rate of return is usually predicted