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Important Facts about Stocks

Key Ratios Common stock usually entitles the owner the right to vote at shareholder meetings and to receive dividends that the company has declared. Owners of preferred stock receive dividends before common shareholders and have priority in the event a company goes bankrupt and is liquidated. Return on Assets (ROA). An indicator of how profitable […]

What are Stocks?

The value of a stock depends on whether its shareholders want to hold it or sell it, and on how much other investors are willing to pay for it. If a company is doing well or investors have confidence in the company’s future, the stock’s value may go up. Through 1994, stock prices, as measured […]

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Stocks, Bonds, & Mutual Funds

Stocks, Bonds, & Mutual Funds When it concerns investing your cash for retirement, mutual funds are, more times than not, the way to go. You may discover that writers continually talk about these funds if you have checked out a number of personal financing posts. Still, they commonly fail to describe the fundamental property behind […]

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Acquainting Commonly Made use of Stock Market Terminologies

The stock market is a fantastic arena for individuals to invest with certain amount of risk, however, for numerous newbies, all the pressure of stock trading may trigger a lot of confusion, specifically if you are not familiar with the many terms and techniques made use of for arrangements. If you are a beginner in […]

Stock Markets Of The World

“Stock Market” is a term that is used to refer both to the physical location for buying and selling stocks, and to the overall activity of the market within a certain country. When you hear “The stock market was down today,” it refers to the combined activity of many stock exchanges. The correct term for […]

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Check out the latest economic calendar and Keep track of all the important events and releases that affect the global financial markets.

Bank Of Amercia (BAC) Chart

Bank of America(BAC) Pull-Back to closed at $13.83

Bank of America Corporation is a bank holding and a financial holding company, which through its subsidiaries, provides banking and nonbanking financial services and products throughout the United States and in selected international markets. As indicated in the Chart above the stock pull back after approaching the +2/8 Murray Math Line(MML) which is a very […]

Regulation of Cross-Border OTC Derivatives Activities: Finding the Middle Ground

I read with interest the above title: “Regulation of Cross-Broker OTC Derivatives Activities: Finding the Middle Ground”. (see full article below). It is my opinion that we don’t need a “Middle Ground”. What we need is one sensible Global Regulation for the Global Financial Markets which include derivatives. This will give investors a wider range […]

Mini Options at NYSE Euronext (NYX)

On March 18, 2013, NYSE Euronext (NYX) lunched mini option contracts for Google (GOOG), SPDR Gold Trust (GLD), Amazon (AMZN), Apple (AAPL) and the SPDR S&P500 ETF (SPY). This will enables their customers to trade options in smaller blocks than before, thus enabling investors with limited capital to trade options on higher priced issues without […]

Beige Book Full Report- March 6, 2013

Beige Book Provide Summary of Commentary on Current Economic Conditions by Federal Reserve District Prepared at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City and based on information collected on or before February 22, 2013. This document summarizes comments received from businesses and other contacts outside the Federal Reserve and is not a commentary on the […]