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evaluating stocks: Original post by Herb Kirchhoff of Demand Media There are many approaches to valuing a company's equity, more commonly known as its stock. A share of stock represents partial ownership of the company. Not all companies are worth buying an ownership share. Three common ways of determining whether a company's stock is a good investment are to look at dividends, cash flow and earnings per share.

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