Blue chip companies have an established reputation, popularity and secure long-term growth, according to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. These companies provide blue chip stocks that the Dow Jones Industrial... More »

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A blue-chip stock is stock in a company with a reputation for consistent earnings and stability. Though it is a general term, it is often used to describe the 30 companies that form the Dow Jones Industrial Average. More »

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A blue chip organization is a publicly-traded company that is financially sound and consistently performs well on the stock market, according to Investopedia. The name comes from the game of poker, in which blue chips re... More »

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Penny stocks are securities generally issued by small, publicly traded companies and usually trade at a price of less than $5, according to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The low price and high volatility o... More »

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Stock options are employee benefits featuring set exercise prices at which employees can purchase shares of company stock within specified time frames, according to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Employees ... More »

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As of 2015, Elio Motors is a privately held company accepting investments from accredited investors under the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission section 506c, states the company. Accredited investors have a $200,000... More »

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Federal securities laws require public companies to disclose financial statements and other information to the public so that prospective investors judge accurately whether a company's securities are a good investment, e... More »

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