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Understanding The Stock Market Index

Understanding The Stock Market Index

Investors should always look for an edge in the financial markets. The best way to get an advantage is to minimize your risk. Diversity is what professionals use to spread the risk out over multiple assets. Doing so takes the weight of success off of a single...

What To Remember For Your Momentum Trading

What To Remember For Your Momentum Trading

Prices that move in a steady direction are said to have good momentum. Some traders specifically trade based on this concept. The key is in understanding that momentum doesn’t sustain itself. It comes in spurts, rallies, trends, and suddenly. There are cues that help...

Tips for Boosting Your Trading Portfolio

Tips for Boosting Your Trading Portfolio

The final value of your portfolio dictates the success or failure of your trading. Having a successful portfolio calls for a few maintenance steps. Investors have to take care of their money. They must make tough decisions regarding how their money is invested or...

Investments To Make Over The Holidays

Investments To Make Over The Holidays

The holidays are right around the corner. It's the time of year when people are encouraged to spend time with family and friends, and give to the less fortunate. All of that is well and good, but it's important to remember to take care of personal financial affairs,...

Knowing When To Sell A Stock

Knowing When To Sell A Stock

The stock market is a risky place to invest money. That can be a good thing. Traditional savings accounts are insured by the government and offer little risk. However, the returns on these accounts are also known to be small. Where a good savings account might pay...

An Introduction To The Art Of Options Trading

An Introduction To The Art Of Options Trading

Options are a type of contract that provides an investor with the right to buy or sell a security at a specified price. An option contract doesn't present an obligation for the investor to purchase or sell the security that the contract is written for. Options are...

The Life of Day Trading

The Life of Day Trading

The world of investing has changed immensely over the past few years. With the evolution of the internet and the advent of mobile devices, investments can now be made anywhere within a matter of seconds. One of the biggest aspects of investing that has remained the...

Stock Terms to Know

Stock Terms to Know

Don’t get confused by financial jargon. Stocks are simple once you understand their language. Here’s a look at some terms that you’re likely to use in the financial markets. Volatility Everyone in the financial market can benefit from monitoring shifts in sentiment....

A Swing Trade for the Right Conditions

A Swing Trade for the Right Conditions

When Swing Trading Makes the Most Sense A flexible range of skills will help you to leverage various price movements. If you’re already day trading for certain price conditions, you’ll find swing trading ideal for other scenarios. The core idea behind it is more time....

Three Nontraditional Investment Ideas for 2019: Part Two

Three Nontraditional Investment Ideas for 2019: Part Two

In this two-part series, I investigated three nontraditional investment ideas for 2019. In part one of the series, I introduced peer-to-peer lending, which you can find by clicking here. In the second portion of the blog, I will be introducing equity crowdfunding and...