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Weekly Recap 2016/08/21

Monday August 15: New Record Highs To Kick Off The Week There is no better way to kick off a trading week than having major indices hit new all-time highs. All three of the major indices actually posted record closes for the second time in recent memory. The Dow Jones index closed at 18,636, the […]

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Weekly Recap 2016/08/14

Monday August 8: Slow Start To The New Week But Indices Near All-Time Highs Monday’s trading action was low profiled and relatively quiet but major indices ended the day in the red even as crude oil rallied more than 2.5 percent. Despite the “dog days of summer,” investors were treated to two notable M&A moves. […]

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Bollinger Bands

You know you’ve arrived if you’ve had something named for you. It’s safe to say, then, that famed technical trader John Bollinger hit this mark. The creation of his trading indicator, known as Bollinger Bands, has been helping technical analysts maximize profits and minimizing risks for over 30 years now, using the principle of adjustment […]

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INO Marketclub Review

MarketClub is a browser based trading platform; the platform offers a two week free trial followed by monthly membership of $59/month, quarterly membership of $150/quarter, and annual membership of $449/year. Signing up for the free trial is smooth and easy but understanding all the different features is a different story. After a thorough testing of […]

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Buying Your First Stocks

Stocks come in a variety of options. While a stock overall is a common thing to trade and buy, the different variations make it difficult for some to understand just how the trading is done. This valuable investment allows for partial company ownership, which helps many businesses make their profit. When many people think of […]

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Choosing a Stock Broker

Brokers help make investing easier, as they are paid to handle the work for those that do not fully understand the process of doing so. The first broker, a person, chooses often varies greatly between the brokers utilized after years of making investment decisions. Choosing the right broker plays a major role in ensuring the […]

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Weekly Roundup 08/07/2016

Image credit Bloomberg.com Monday August 1: Energy Stocks, Oil, Major Indices All Lower A fresh round of M&A announcements wasn’t sufficient to overcome the bearish sentiment caused by declining oil prices as the major indices ended the day in the red. Tesla Motors (TSLA) announced it plans to acquire its sister-company, SolarCity (SCTY) for $2.6 […]

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