stocks

Stocks made simple; the essentials of stock trading and how stocks are priced, bought and sold.

Leila Parker2 days ago
Everything You Need to Know About Short Selling
In the traditional forms of trading, the trader buys or sells the securities that he already owns. However, in some cases, a trader borrows the securities like stocks and sells the borrowed securities...
Becky Oberga month ago
How to Build a Portfolio on $8.50 an Hour
I'm currently writing a book on money-making apps. While I was researching the apps for respectable gambling (AKA investing), I talked to the Indiana Secretary of State’s office for a brief descriptio...
Ultimate Guide to Investing in Defense and Military Stocks
If you were to take a close look at news releases today, you would swear that we are on the verge of another major war. Planes are being shot down, our president is bickering with global leaders, and ...
Iggy Paulsena month ago
Tips for Picking Stocks Using Fundamental and Technical Analysis
If you're just beginning to invest in the stock market, you're probably filled to the brim with questions. What is an ETF? How do you value stocks? What are the ways investors deal with market volatil...
Cato Conroy2 months ago
These Are the 11 Stocks Owned by Billionaires
Being a billionaire is something most of us aspire to, but few of us ever will really experience. When you're a billionaire, all the investment options in the world are open to you. You can invest in ...
Riley Reese3 months ago
10 Best Courses About Trading Stocks on Udemy
If you're just starting on the necessary steps to start investing in the stock market and won't even be able to tell what is an ETF for, making your journey as an investor can be a daunting task. No o...
Cato Conroy3 months ago
What You Should Do When Stocks Start to Drop
The stock market is notoriously volatile. There are highs and lows every day, and if you're unfortunate, you might end up experiencing one of the worst stock market crashes in history. Figuring out ho...
Riley Reese3 months ago
What Does it Mean For a Stock to be Overweight?
If you are just beginning to invest in the stock market, there's a lot you need to know. You might want to know the best apps for first time investors. You might want to know what is an ETF, or what t...
Ossiana Tepfenhart3 months ago
Stocks That Offer Shareholder Perks
Owning a stock is a great way to make your money work for you, and as most people will tell you, the longer you own it, the more you will be able to profit from them as they increase. Dividends are ty...
Riley Reese3 months ago
What Does Owning a Stock Actually Mean?
Most people who are investors are proud to own stocks in the companies they admire. There's a reason why so many people boast about having stock in Facebook, Apple, or AliBaba. It's nice to be associa...
Sherry Campbell3 months ago
10 IPOs We Are Looking Forward to in 2018
An IPO, or an initial public offering, is the first time that a private company offers stock to the public, looking to be publicly traded. Frequently offers by smaller or younger companies, we have in...
Skunk Uzeki3 months ago
Tips for Trading Penny Stocks
Penny stocks are regularly cited as one of the most dangerous investments you can make. The regulations penny stock companies face isn't always as strict as bigger companies, and since they are small-...
Ossiana Tepfenhart4 months ago
Tips for Investing in IPOs
Ah, the IPO. The Initial Public Offering of a company, or IPO, has become one of the hottest buzzwords in the investing world—much of it thanks to Facebook's major IPO release. As popular as it may be...
Riley Reese4 months ago
Things To Consider Before Purchasing Stock
Investing in stocks is something that everyone who wants to grow their money should do. This much is a given. Just about everyone who has ever really managed to enjoy a wealthy lifestyle has stocks be...
Graeme Mills4 months ago
Why Our Portfolios Miss Obama
The early days of the Trump administration, market euphoria was in full effect. In a matter of months after Trumps election the S&P 500 rose by about 30 percent. However, come February, volatility sta...
Erik Pasquale4 months ago
How Weed Stocks Are Getting Millennials to Invest
American Millennials have the impossible task of saving the world from Trump, climate change, and obnoxious editorials written by Baby Boomers. And they're doing it while in debt, living at home, and ...
Riley Reese4 months ago
Things to Know Before Investing in IPO Stocks
When Facebook revealed its IPO, the world went nuts. People did whatever they could to invest in Facebook just as it hit the stock market. Almost overnight, the phrase "Initial Public Offering" became...
Ossiana Tepfenhart5 months ago
How Much Do Millennials Know About Stocks?
Millennials are one generation that's definitely not envied; I ought to know, I am one. We have high depression rates, incomes that have stagnated since the Recession, and also have pretty abysmal cha...