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AIM stocks / market

AIM is a sub-market of the London Stock Exchange that was launched on 19 June 1995. It allows smaller, less-viable companies to float shares with a more flexible regulatory system than is applicable to the main market. Wikipedia


An exchange-traded fund is a collection of securities—such as stocks—that tracks an underlying index. Investopedia | Freetrade

P/E Ratio

The price-to-earnings ratio (P/E ratio) is the ratio for valuing a company that measures its current share price relative to its per-share earnings. To determine the P/E value, one simply must divide the current stock price by the earnings per share. Investopedia


Price to Earnings Growth ratio. An additional measure to value a company which takes into account earnings growth. To calculate the PEG take the P/E ratio and divide it by the earnings per share growth. Investopedia


A Self-Invested Personal Pension is the name given to the type of UK government-approved personal pension scheme, which allows individuals to make their own investment decisions from the full range of investments approved by HM Revenue and Customs. MSE | Wikipedia