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what is investment analysis ?

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economicrimpa | Student, Undergraduate | (Level 1) eNoter

Posted February 24, 2012 at 3:55 AM via web

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what is investment analysis ?

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economicrimpa | Student, Undergraduate | (Level 1) eNoter

Posted February 24, 2012 at 3:58 AM (Answer #2)

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Investment is a process of spending resources (time, money, lobour/effort) on those activities which produces returns over a period of time.

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showkatmedia | Student, Undergraduate | (Level 1) Honors

Posted February 28, 2012 at 2:03 PM (Answer #1)

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As per definition, Investment analysis simply is the process of evaluating an investment for risk and profitability, and ultimately has the purpose of measuring how the given investment is a better fit for a portfolio. Investments analysis’ ranges from a single bond in a personal portfolio, to the investment of a startup business, and even large scale corporate projects.

The meaning of investment analysis is the process to judge the investment for many factors like risk income, and resale value etc. It is significant to anyone who is considering an investment, regardless of type.  Generally, three factors are evaluated in the investment analysis methods - risk, cash flows, and resale value.

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