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Beginner’s Guide to SPACS

Fri Jan 22, 2021, 02:13 pm | by Caitlin McCormack | No comments

If you’re looking to cash in on the boom in the so-called blank check companies, you should look before you leap. It’s been a frenzy in SPACs (Special Purpose Acquisition Companies) as companies drift away from the traditional IPO (initial[…..]

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The Strat VS Technical Analysis with Dede Edwards 

Thu Jan 21, 2021, 02:04 pm | by Alexis Jurcak | No comments

This webinar’s guest features Dede Edwards, consultant turned expert trader. She began her journey in the mid 90’s while working at a local sheriff’s department. One of her co-workers brought in the Wall Street Journal and expressed to Dede he[…..]

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Beginner’s Guide to Margin

Wed Jan 20, 2021, 09:20 pm | by Dan Schmidt | No comments

When making a purchase like a car or a house, most people don’t have the lump sum of cash sitting around to buy it outright, so they borrow money to finance it. Rates vary depending on your credit score and[…..]

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What are OTC Markets?

Mon Jan 18, 2021, 06:38 pm | by Ashley Hart | No comments

Have you heard of an over-the-counter (OTC) market? This is just another investment opportunity to be aware of if you’re getting started or more involved as a trader. Here’s what you need to know about OTC markets. What are OTC[…..]

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What is an IPO?

Fri Jan 15, 2021, 11:54 am | by Caitlin McCormack | No comments

Chances are that you’re reading this article on an electronic device and accessing it through the wonders of the Internet. That technology is one of the most exciting developments in tech — it’s difficult to think of a time when[…..]

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What is Momentum Trading?

Wed Jan 13, 2021, 04:47 pm | by Ashley Hart | No comments

Savvy traders usually have several investment strategies at play, but they’re not all the same. Here’s what you need to know about momentum trading. Goal of Momentum Trading Momentum trading aims to take advantage of market volatility. Traders use this[…..]

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Beginner’s Guide to SEC Filings

Thu Jan 7, 2021, 06:20 pm | by Alexis Jurcak | No comments

If you’re a trader, you’ve most likely heard of the term “SEC filings.” You might have heard of them, but what exactly are they? You might be asking yourself, “How are they beneficial for me as a trader, and why[…..]