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Fundamental Information

The facts that affect a company's underlying value. Examples of fundamental information include debt, cash flow, supply of and demand for the company's products, and so forth. For instance, if a company does not have a sufficient supply of products, it will fail. Likewise, demand for the product must remain at a certain level in order for it to be successful. Strong fundamental information is considered essential for long-term success and stability. See also: Value investing, Fundamental analysis.


The basic economic, financial, and operating factors that influence the success of a business and the price of its securities. Fundamentals of a security include the price-earnings ratio, dividend payout, and earnings-per-share growth.
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The net upshot is that as talk of default in large emerging market economies such as Brazil and Russia recedes into the distant past as those countries' economic fundamentals improve, questions about the sustainability of the public debt situations of countries such as Greece, Portugal, and Italy will come to the fore.
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In experiments, though, researchers have observed that people perceive missing fundamentals best when the accompanying overtones travel through the auditory system along separate channels.
The prices of gold, silver, platinum, palladium, and other commodities are determined, both in the intermediate term and in the long term, by fundamentals of supply, demand, and inventories.

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