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PostHeaderIcon Preparing For Stock Market Investing

Many people are fascinated with stock market investing. There is this common notion that investors can strike it rich investing in stocks. But the fact of the matter is, this is rarely true, unless you have the knack for investing in the right stocks. Although there are opportunities to become rich while investing in stocks, there are also certain risks involved. Investing in the stock market does not ensure you of

PostHeaderIcon Long-Term Investment Tips That Work

There are only two things to know when it comes to investing- the right way and the wrong way. But this may not be as easy as it looks. Investment advice and tips can come from different people and may or may not always work, depending on certain circumstances. In a way, it is not always black and white. There is also a gray area to consider. But there are also certain strategies that can work most of the time if y

PostHeaderIcon Getting Started With Technical Analysis

Technical analysis is one method of keeping track of stocks to buy in the market. While other people rely on choosing stocks based on a company’s fundamentals, technical analysis relies on different factors of selecting stocks worth buying. Basically, technical analysis involves around the study of charts, trends and recognizing patterns to determine stocks, which as performing well in the market. ┬áSometimes

PostHeaderIcon The Problem With Imitating Institutional Investor Movement

Many people would want to succeed in the field of investing. They try to make use of different approaches in order to get the most gains from their investments. While some investors use a personal approach to investing, others try to take the easy route. Some prefer trying to mimic how institutional investors do it. Institutional investors such as mutual funds and larger investment companies all try to take advanta

PostHeaderIcon Understanding Pullbacks, Corrections and Bear Markets

When you engage in trading and investing, there might be certain terms that you need to know about. These terms may be vital in helping you understand how the market is moving and determine what your next moves will be. Among the different terms you will hear now and then, there are certain ones during a down market that you need to know and understand. You should know about such terms like pullbacks, bear markets,

PostHeaderIcon Common Market Anomalies

Investing in the stock market can be quite challenging. Traders and investors take on different strategies to make sense of the market and try to predict the probable market activity in order to earn some gains. In many cases, experienced investors may be able to predict to a certain degree how the market can behave at a certain time by analyzing the trends and movements. Although it may be far from accurate, techn

PostHeaderIcon Understanding Momentum Trading

There are many strategies that people employ when trading stock. All of them aim to provide the most ideal way of trading for the most profits. It all differs on a trader’s preference or risk tolerance. Among the many strategies, momentum trading is considered for traders who wish to profit in the short term. What is Momentum Trading? Momentum trading is a type of trading strategy that depends on a stockR

PostHeaderIcon Understanding Passive Investing

There are many methods and strategies in investing. Each one has its advantages and disadvantages. It depends on the investor what type of investing method to use based on his own experience and preference. Among the many strategies available, all can sometimes be summed up into either active or passive investing. For now, we will be looking into trying to understand more about the basics of passive investing. What

PostHeaderIcon Investing In Foreign Markets

With the US stock market still reeling from the uncertain economy and where it may be headed, many investors are at a loss on where their next opportunity may come from. While it may be still relatively safe in putting money on the US stock market, there are other potential avenues available for investors that may offer better options. For example, looking into foreign markets may offer many potential opportunities

PostHeaderIcon Things To Consider Before Investing In the Stock Market

The stock market seems to catch the attention of many first-time investors as a way to make money. They read news of investors cashing in on a great stock pick that netted them a handsome profit and they dream that it can also happen to them someday. But before you go into stock market investing, there are many things that you should know about and prepare for. Here are some of them. It is not as easy as you think.