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

Steven Walker2 months ago
Possible Reasons for Stock Splitting
As an investor, you need to understand all there is to know about stock dilution. Stock splitting is one of the most common ways in which the shares of a company are diluted. When the board of directo...
nicole clara4 months ago
What the Average Investor Needs to Know About Small, Mid, and Large Caps
When building an investment portfolio, an investor should contemplate asset allocation across the entire portfolio when developing their strategy. Asset allocation—the selecting of how much money goes...
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Claire Peters4 months ago
4 Reasons Day Traders Lose Money
Day trading can be a very lucrative profession. When things go right, day traders can make incredible amounts of money in very short periods of time, far outpacing more casual investors. But day trade...
Iggy Paulsen5 months ago
How to Become a Hedge Fund Manager
If you take a look at the most successful people on Wall Street, you'll quickly notice that a lot of them are hedge fund managers. They are the ones who create amazing private funds entirely composed ...
Carlos Guerra5 months ago
Robinhood vs. Stash
When it comes to long term options for accumulating financial profits, nothing is as secure as the stock market. This day and age, it is not common knowledge that even the average Joe can make a shiny...
Cato Conroy7 months ago
10 Warning Signs That Suggest a Stock Isn't Legit
The stock market is supposed to be a safe place to trade—to a point. Risk will always be a part of investing, but the idea that people want to see is the possibility that risk will be mitigated by sta...
Ossiana Tepfenhart9 months ago
How Many Millennials Invest in the Stock Market?
Millennials seem to be hated by every other demographic out there—often, unfairly so. We're called lazy. We're called whiny. We're called the "Me Generation," and are often told that we lack the life ...
Christopher Sarda10 months ago
Price to Earnings Ratio: Know the Most Common Price Multiple for Picking Stocks
Buying stocks and investing whether short term or long term require an amount of knowledge that must be built over time. The investing toolbox you develop while researching the market is what will sep...
Blake Ekelunda year ago
Stock Market - 8/13/2018
My Top 5 Hot Picks for the Week of 8/13/2018 to 8/20/2018: I will be looking into Advanced Micro Devices, Inc (AMD), iQIYI, Inc (IQ), Facebook, Inc (FB), Spark Therapeutics, Inc (ONCE), and Tableau So...
Alex Jonesa year ago
Apple's $1 Trillion Dollar Evaluation
As the news has been constantly blaring recently, Apple now has a $1 trillion dollar market cap. That's $1,000,000,000,000. This doesn't mean that in their bank account $1T rests. In fact, it means th...
Iggy Paulsena year ago
How To Start Investing in the Stock Market Without Knowing Anything
Ladies and gentlemen, I am going to be honest with you. I'm not a genius financier. I'm not a financial advisor, nor am I really that bright when it comes to investments. However, even though I am not...
Leila Parkera year 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 year 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 year 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 Conroya year 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 ...
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 Conroya year 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...