Stock Trading

Sell Off Preparations

Big drops in price do not need to mean big losses for your portfolio. When you focus on a short term binary options strategy, losses are just a market direction, and you can profit off of them just as easily as if prices were going up. There are all sorts of pundits out there, some say that the recent sell offs in the stock market are just short term corrections, and a few others...
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Stock Trading

Focusing on a Sector

If you’ve spent time studying the stock markets, you probably already know that the biggest and most stable industries usually see the slowest growth. As a general rule, this is something that long term investors look for. They want a place where they can put their money, and then several years later, they can go back to that money and it will have shown steady growth throughout that time. There are, of course, ups...
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Stock Trading

Thursday’s Big Drop

Every once in a while, there is a day where nothing seems to go right in the world of finance. Stocks and commodities have been going up in value steadily, and then, in a single trading day, weeks of gains are instantly erased. That’s what happened on Thursday, July 31st, on Wall Street. The major indices like the Dow Jones, the NASDAQ, and the S&P 500 had been cruising upward for weeks, but losses...
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Stock Trading

What You Should Learn from the Two Most Valuable Companies

Apple (AAPL) and Exxon Mobil (XOM) are the world’s two largest companies, and both have seen profits coming in this year. Apple is up over 5 percent for the year, and Exxon is up about 1 percent. With these companies, this means a huge increase in profits. For both short and long term traders, these two companies have been very lucrative so far in 2014, and they look like they will continue to be...
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