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What Do Stock Analyst Ratings Mean?

Thu Apr 23, 2020, 02:34 pm | by Delaney | No comments

Stock analyst ratings aren’t necessarily as simple as you might think. But they don’t have to be hard to understand, either. There are the obvious ratings like buy or sell, but some firms use other phrasing that can make it[…..]

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How to Filter Stock Market News

Thu Apr 16, 2020, 05:48 pm | by Delaney | No comments

If you’re interested in day trading, you probably know that stock market news is an important part of your toolkit.  News can cause quick volatility in stock that creates opportunities for traders to make a profit.  But how do you[…..]

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What Is Stock Volatility?

Thu Apr 9, 2020, 02:47 pm | by Delaney | No comments

Stock volatility is an inevitable aspect of the stock market. It can just affect a few stocks, a sector, or the overall market. If you’re a day trader, this is likely a huge part of your strategy. This guide will[…..]

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How to Read Candlestick Charts

Thu Apr 2, 2020, 06:41 pm | by Delaney | No comments

Candlestick charts are commonly used in trading because they pack a lot of information in a easy-to-read design. They tell you more information than line charts, and with a single candlestick, you can see the opening, closing, session high and[…..]

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Beginners Guide: Fundamental Analysis

Wed Mar 25, 2020, 01:38 pm | by Delaney | No comments

Last week, we covered technical analysis, one of the main ways to analyze stocks. This week, we’ll discuss fundamental analysis. While these two methods of stock analyzing are often thought of as direct opposites of each other, many traders use[…..]

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Beginners Guide: Technical Analysis

Thu Mar 19, 2020, 06:28 pm | by Delaney | No comments

There are two main ways to analyze a stock: fundamental and technical analysis.  This week, we’re touching on technical analysis to give you a beginner’s guide on what technical analysis is, the foundations of the analysis, how it differs from[…..]

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How To: Find Profitable, High-Growth Stocks

Thu Mar 12, 2020, 01:57 pm | by Delaney | No comments

If you’re looking for stocks with a low PEG ratio and high-profit margin, this how-to guide is for you! With just a few clicks, you can generate a list of these profitable, high growth stocks. Go step-by-step to learn how[…..]

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What is Short Selling?

Wed Mar 4, 2020, 05:55 pm | by Delaney | No comments

While many traders investors, think “buy low, sell high,” short selling is the opposite. Short selling is a trading strategy that bets that a stock will decline in price. Short sellers borrow stock at a higher price. The trader sells[…..]

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Understanding Block Trades and How to Find Them

Thu Feb 27, 2020, 06:44 pm | by Delaney | No comments

There are tons of signals, indicators, and news catalysts you can pay attention to when it comes to day trading. Some are based on the news, others are based on financial data, and some are based on what other traders[…..]

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Guide to Trading Terminology

Fri Feb 21, 2020, 03:36 pm | by Delaney | No comments

When it comes to trading, there are a lot of terms and financial jargon that isn’t used all the time. If you don’t have a financial background, you might not know what they mean. This blog serves as a guide[…..]