A stock always just has a 50/50 chance of going up or down from where it is. Your success can be improved well beyond 50% by using this method.
Investing in different asset classes can help you reduce risk without reducing return and gives you tools to help you make your investment portfolio meet your goals.
Bitcoin has finally reached a new all-time high. Some stated that bitcoin wouldn't make it this far, yet bitcoin continues to soar to greater values. Alex investigates the bitcoin phenomenon.
If you plan to enter the business of trading shares or stocks for a living, then you are likely to come across Average Directional Movement (ADX). ADX has become a widely-used indicator by traders throughout the world.
You can't profit when you trade on emotion. There is a way to avoid the pitfalls of emotional trading, as I'll explain.
Trading options on futures has advantages. Risk can be controlled; improved odds of success; and gains are taxed less.
What is a hedging strategy? How can binary options be used to for a hedged position? Can binary options be used in a hedging strategy?
A personal analysis of how gyrations of the market can make losing trades into winners, and the understanding of why it's not a sure thing.
Do you want explore Binary Options? A key step towards the success and for sustainable profit, you need to select the best broker and platform. This article explores the best platforms out there.
Is there really such a thing as insurance against stock loss? You may not believe it but yes, there is such a thing as insuring your stocks against losses in your stock portfolio.
The Greeks—delta, gamma, theta, vega and rho—are five variables that help identify the risks of an option position.
If you are planning on short selling stocks as a means of gaining profits in a declining market you need to read this article.
Micro investing involves saving very small amounts of money regularly. This article explains the easy way you can invest your loose change.
The coupon is the regular payment of interest as a percentage of the face value. The yield is the effective return for a given bond price.
The differences between buying bonds or shares:what risks you are taking, what return you can expect, and how you will get paid.
Acquiring precious metals can mean picking between gold and platinum. To make the right choice, you may want to read on for more information about their pros and cons.
These are the top 10 mutual funds that are running in the Nepali market. See their latest net asset values, total funds, and major stock market indicators.
This hub gives my thoughts of what steps you need to take to become a successful trader. There are no magic systems, but there are certain rules that will help you to stay in the game
Interested in dabbling in the Nepali stock market? These upcoming IPOs will give you a head start. Find out the 10 initial public offerings that are being floated in the Nepali share market in 2018.
Inflation means that even if you get your money back as expected it may not buy as much as you thought. This issue is worse for some investments than for others.
Understanding what options are and the basic principles of how to trade options can alleviate traders and investors fear of trading options and open up a whole new realm of trading choices.
Investments with higher expected returns come with more risk, and safer investments generally pay less. Understanding this, and how much risk you are willing to take, is important in managing your investments.
Don’t get frustrated with all the information on stock market charts and tables. Learn the basics so you safely and profitably buy and sell stocks.
Roth or Traditional IRAs for housewives and stay-at-home moms. Misconceptions about opening a Spousal IRA. Brokerages with low minimum investment IRAs to get you started.
The case for and against investing in gold. It can be a store of value but it doesn't earn an income itself. Is it good insurance against inflation? Will it carry on going up forever?
Investing in shares can make you money either by paying dividends or by the share price going up giving you a capital gain.
I discovered an interesting event with day trading. Most of my trades would go against me. Here’s my solution to the problem.
In today’s low-interest environment for investments, there is an alternative to the low rates, that is, high quality high yield dividend paying stocks.
NADEX is the best choice for U.S. binary options traders. The system is easy to use and has better returns than European style binaries.
A detailed analysis of the AIM algorithm when varying the check frequency, % initial investment in equity, and high/low/medium beta ETFs. Concept of internal rate of return is used for comparison.
It doesn't take a lot of money to open an investment account. Start making your money work for you today.
Here goes my best effort to explain what Bitcoin is and how it works, in terms that “normal” people can understand.
NVDA stock has returned over 600 percent in the past two years, but is now down 17 percent from its June 9 high.
Options are fairly simple derivatives, but do have some complex properties. Before trading options, either to speculate or hedge, it is important to become familiar with those properties.
Selling stock options has been likened to operating your own home casino. It’s a statistical fact that stock options buyers risk losing their trades 80% of the time. Who wins? You, the option seller!
Tired of the bank CD’s paying less than one percent? Quality dividend paying stocks can be an alternative to these low yields.
Preference shares (or preferred stock or 'prefs') are shares in a company which have a (usually) guaranteed dividend. They are therefore a hybrid similar to both shares and corporate bonds.
Find out whether the price of the Drawn Blank series of prints by Bob Dylan on the secondary market has gone up - or down - the key factor in whether it is a good investment.
With the possible exception of children, your biggest lifetime expense will be probably be taxes. Learn how to use the tax laws to your advantage. It can pay off big time.
Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT) and Masters Limited Partnerships (MLP) are investment vehicles that typically return a higher than average dividend.
Following the trend of the Nasdaq, FB recently dipped by 5 percent, and NVDA and TSLA stocks dipped by about 20 percent. FB and NVDA have since bounced hard, while TSLA appears to have stalled. Why?
Investment advisors say a new Labor Department rule expanding the rights of their customers to sue them could severely hurt their business.
Social Security is often an overlooked part of retirement planning. Bad publicity have caused people to ignore it. However, it can be a very powerful source of income. Here's what it's worth.
Don't get duped when it comes to buying and selling silver bullion. Do it the right way - just like to pros do.
Throughout the world, the American Silver Eagle one-dollar coin is considered the most beautiful. It is the preferred 0.999 silver coin for bullion and for numismatic coin collection.
If you are a beginning options investor/trader do not be overwhelmed by the multitude of different options strategies. You only need to learn 4 common trading strategies to start investing in options.
Each currency pair has its own special unique relationship which means you need to take account of subtle differences when trading the pair. Some factors that make this pair move.
Bonds or bond funds should be an important part of every investors portfolio. They offer a steady return on your investment without the volitality of the stock market.
This article walks you through how to connect a brokerage account to your Yahoo Finance account on a mobile device, and how to remove a connected brokerage account from your Yahoo Finance account.
Thinking about buying into penny stocks but not sure if you have the skills to lose as big as some of your peers? Follow the tips in this article and you will be posting record losses in no time.
Thinking of joining the Rich Dad Poor Dad education program? Read this HUB first it will guide you in the pros and cons of the system.
For those who are not familiar with stock and option pickers, also called advisory services, these are online services that offer to pick stocks or options for clients.
Investment is a commitment and you should weigh all options before starting a savings plan or buying your first shares. So which is better for you? Unit trust or shares? Let's find out.
Equity Crowdfunding allows people to invest in start-ups and small businesses. Equity Crowdfunding allows people to build wealth and directly invest in their communities.
Mastering Bitcoin may have a steep learning curve but if you're looking to trade this popular cryptocurrency, there are easy ways to get involved.
Gilts are UK Government bonds. They are very safe investments but have low returns. Some gilts are index-linked to protect investors from inflation risk.
A brief explanation of stocks and shares and how they work and what their good and bad points are for investors. A short description of the pros and cons of equity investing and considerations relevant to retail investors.
You’ll handle your investments better when you view your trades objectively and avoid falling victim to being subjective.
If getting a financial advisor feels a bit too serious for you, start small with these unconventional methods of investing.
Elon Musk, a modern entrepreneur, has created several companies and products that are technological cutting-edge and ambitious to say the least. But does that mean Tesla has a solid future?
Option roll-outs give the options trader the opportunity to add profits to his options trades or create defensive positions to threatened trades.
Demand for Bitcoin and its scarcity will continue to drive the cryptocurrency higher. Best to buy and hold, even when the inevitable bubble pops. It'll soar even higher afterwards.
A currency swap is the purchase or sale of a forex spot transaction with a simulataneous purchase or sale of a forex forward transaction.
For many years options were like a secret tool used only by those in-the-know, who shortly after it was introduced, discovered the many profitable opportunities offered by this new invention.
In the world of stock market investing stock options trading is a crucial part in one’s goal of achieving high returns.
Robert Lichello's Automatic Investment Management system for timing the stock market is explained with buy/sell examples. Additionally, the system is tested using over 10-years of price history of the S & P Depository Receipt ETF (ticker SPY) and compared to buy and hold strategy.
Contrary to what you might have heard, investing is not the realm of the rich and powerful with lots of expertise. No, everyone can and should learn about investing.
“Black Monday,” as it came to be known, happened October 19, 1987, and is the day the stock market took its worst one-day drop in history. What were the causes, and will it happen again?
Planning to buy a particular stock? Did you know that you can earn money while waiting for that stock to drop in price? Or, did you know you can buy that stock at a discounted price?
Learn the 4 most dangerous psychological emotions for short-term traders to improve your trading education while learning how to trade any world stock market.
These are the upcoming further public issues (FPOs) that are going to be floated in the Nepali stock market.
What is the difference between investment income and capital gains? After all, they are both ways of getting a return on your investment. This article explains the difference and why it matters.
Investing in OTC stocks is risky business as it is, but if you head to iHub for advice, you may take your investment from risky to suicidal.
The world's love affair with gold continues after five thousand years. Gold is rare and beautiful, but, where does it come from and what do we use it for?
The use of spreads in options trading increases your buying power and decreases the capital required. It's also a great technique to reduce the maintenance margin requirements.
Selling options short is a method used to put the odds in your favor. You can improve those odds even more by defining your risk.
Warren Buffett is one of the world's foremost investors, and this book explores some of the principles he follows when deciding where to invest.