Bonds Articles

  1. Best Ways To Find Profitable Intraday Trades

    This checklist can uncover patterns and setups that generate profitable short-term trading opportunities.
  2. What Taxes Do I Owe On Retirement Accounts Abroad?

    If you're a U.S. retiree, but previously worked abroad, here's what you need to know about taxes on foreign pensions and ...
  3. The Basics Of Forex Algorithmic Trading

    Much of the growth in algorithmic trading in Forex markets over the past years has been due to algorithms automating certain ...
  4. How To Become A Renewable Energy Entrepreneur

    The recent trend towards greener, more sustainable technology is creating many opportunities for entrepreneurial-minded individuals.
  5. How The Video Game Industry Is Changing

    Video game creation has become increasingly complex, and the cost of creating a game to run on one of the major consoles ...
  6. Look For These Red Flags In The Income Statement

    Companies can overstate their revenues and understate their losses to boost investor confidence. Learn how to spot the these ...
  7. Understand the Indirect Effects of Exchange Rates

    Exchange rates have a tremendous influence on the economy. Exchange rates can indirectly affect many of the most important ...
  8. Top U.S-Regulated Option Brokers

    Options trading requires amassing significant capital and then facing high volatility. To protect yourself, ensure you trade ...
  9. How Embargoes Affect International Business

    One nations may impose an embargo against another as a tool of diplomacy. But it's businesses on both sides of the border ...
  10. Understanding Periodic Vs. Perpetual Inventory

    An overview of the two primary inventory accounting systems.
  11. 6 Brokers That Will Pay You To Trade With Them

    We review six leading online brokers that are offering cash bonuses for opening a new account.
  12. How Central Banks Control The Supply Of Money

    A look at the ways central banks pump or drain money from the economy to keep it healthy.
  13. Tax Treatment For Call & Put Options

    A brief intro to the complex US tax rules governing call and put options with examples of some common scenarios.
  14. Average Rate Of Return For Day Traders

    A look into the question of day trader earnings and factors that play a role in trading success.
  15. Top U.S-Regulated Penny Stock Brokers

    Want to explore the high-risk, high-return world of penny stocks? Ensure you go only with reputable and regulated stock brokers. ...
  16. How To Buy Options On the Dow Jones

    We show why buying options on the Dow Jones is a good alternative to trading the exchange-traded fund.
  17. How To Learn From Your Trading Mistakes

    What distinguishes a good trader from a mediocre one is his or her ability to learn from mistakes and use the experience ...
  18. Top U.S Forex News Sites

    Breaking news moves forex markets. Here are the top U.S. sites for tracking forex news.
  19. Advice To New Graduates: 3 Suggestions & One Rule

    Here are three suggestions for new graduates about to enter the work force, designed to ease your passage into the work world.
  20. Grandparent’s Guide To A 529 College Savings Plan

    As a grandparent, you probably take pleasure in showering your grandkids with extravagances, but saving for their college ...
  21. How Youtube Makes Money Off Videos

    YouTube's revenue is growing even if the profits aren’t, and some growth is better than nothing.
  22. Pros And Cons Of Solar Energy

    While solar energy technology has some disadvantages that make it somewhat expensive in certain markets, it is becoming an ...
  23. How The Video Game Industry Works

    Traditionally, the video game industry was limited to consoles, such as Microsoft’s (MSFT) Xbox and Sony’s (SNE) PlayStation, ...
  24. RIAs: How to Talk to High-Net-Worth Entrepreneurs

    RIAs need to think of themselves as entrepreneurs if they want to be able to attract entrepreneurs as clients.
  25. How To Calculate ROI Of A Marketing Campaign

    To make the most of your marketing spend, you need to know how to measure its results.
  26. Capital And Labor: Who Wins The Trans-Pacific Partnership?

    With President Obama securing fast track authority on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the benefits for labor and capital can ...
  27. When Global Economies Converge

    The Divergences in global economic look very much like an explanation for what happened last year, though market observers ...
  28. How to Reduce Risks In Small Business

    Small business owners have better tools to control risk than ever before, making the whole concept of running your own business ...
  29. Facebook Vs. Weibo

    When China banned Facebook in 2009, potentially 1.36 billion people needed a new place to post their random thoughts and ...
  30. Is The Chinese Yuan A Good Investment?

    The Chinese economy is growing and so are expectations for its currency. Investopedia explains why the Chinese yuan is a ...
  31. Why To Look For Opportunities Overseas

    While U.S. equities can continue to climb and post further gains before the end of the year, the best opportunities may still ...
  32. Do Record Stock Highs Signal A Top?

    Despite higher rates, U.S. stocks have been posting new records in recent weeks, despite investor concerns about slowing ...
  33. How Non-Qualified Deferred Compensation Plans Work

    These tax-advantaged retirement savings plans have their pros and cons, and employers and employees must follow strict guidelines.
  34. Different Types of Swaps

    Investopedia explores the most common types of swap contracts.
  35. Understanding Gold Quote Prices

    Willing to trade gold but puzzled by gold price quotes and terminology? Investopedia explains how to read gold price quotes.
  36. Microfinance & Macrofinance: What's The Difference?

    What are the key differences between microfinance and macrofinance? Investopedia takes a look.
  37. How To Invest In The Swiss Franc

    The Swiss franc is one of the safe havens of the investing world. Learn how invest through ETFs, forex, futures, and binary ...
  38. How Able Lending Works

    A new wave of peer-to-peer and peer-to-business lenders is reshaping the way borrowers obtain credit. Able's unique take ...
  39. How To Get A Mortgage On A Houseboat

    You actually can't get a mortgage on a houseboat, but you can get a loan. A floating home, however, is eligible for a mortgage. ...
  40. The Foreigner's Guide To Retiring In Japan

    While Japan is an easy country to visit, retiring there can be a challenge due to the high cost of living and lack of any ...
  41. 8 Ways To Fly First Class For Cheap

    Try these strategies to teleport yourself out of coach and into one of those comfortable first class (or business class) ...
  42. Will Shale Oil Companies Go Bankrupt?

    An overview of shale oil companies and the threats they face in the aftermath of the decline in crude oil prices.
  43. The Best Industries for Interns in 2015

    While the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates 50.5 million jobs openings will be created between 2012 and 2022, there ...
  44. Is The Swiss Franc A Good Investment?

    Individual investors, businesses, financial institutes and even countries have been keeping their money in Swiss francs. ...
  45. Can You Retire In Malaysia With $200,000?

    A low cost of living, street food fit for foodies and unspoiled rainforest and beaches are just a few of the reasons Malaysia ...
  46. When & Why Should a Company Use LIFO

    By using LIFO (last in, first out) when prices are rising, companies reduce their taxes and also better match revenues to ...
  47. Pros & Cons Of Day Trading Vs Swing Trading

    Day trading involves making dozens of trades in a single day, based on technical analysis and sophisticated charting systems. ...
  48. Online Gaming Industry Stocks

    A look at some of the top stocks in the online gaming industry.
  49. The Importance Of Analyzing Accounts Receivable

    While investors often focus on revenues, net income, and earnings per share, they should not overlook the importance of analyzing ...
  50. Abenomics Vs. Quantitative Easing: Which Works Best?

    Abenomics and QE are versions of extraordinary stimulus measures initiated by the Japanese government and the U.S government, ...
  51. Safest Industries To Invest In

    Which are the safest industries and sectors for long-term investment and why?
  52. Pros & Cons Of Dollar Cost Averaging

    The dollar-cost averaging approach helps investors avoid market timing but they give up some potential for higher returns.
  53. Invest In Cyber Security With These Stocks

    Learn about some amazing cyber security plays in this hot sector.
  54. Should My Portfolio Include Private Equity?

    Private equity offers a lot of potential, but is it worth the risk?
  55. Retirement Confidence is Up: Should it Be?

    Research shows that confidence in being able to afford retirement is up but probably shouldn't be, as many aren't taking ...
  56. How Are Zero-Coupon Municipal Bonds Taxed?

    What every investor needs to know about taxes and zero-coupon muni bonds.
  57. How Can The iWatch Affect Apple's Stock?

    Given Apple’s enormous size today, can the iWatch have a meaningful impact on the company’s financials and ultimately poise ...
  58. Is It Worth Paying For Professional Home Staging?

    Buyers need to be able to visualize a house as their future home. Skilled home staging can help them do just that.
  59. How To Seek Out Winning Trades

    Hunt for new winners with carefully-drawn scanning filters and third party services.
  60. Financial News Comparison: Bloomberg Vs. Reuters

    Access to financial information has grown with the expansion of digital news. Bloomberg and Thomson Reuters lead the pack, ...
  61. The 6 Most Profitable Grocery Stores

    These are the six largest grocery store chains operating in the United States.
  62. Weibo Stock Fundamentals

    "China's Twitter" might look undervalued compared to its western counterpart, but don't be fooled. Weibo may not be a bargain ...
  63. Top Retirement Spots For The Ultra Rich

    Like birds that prefer to nest together, wealthy retirees often cluster in just a few places. Here's our top places compilation ...
  64. The Story Of Zipdial's Success

    Here is how ZipDial formed and subsequently shot to success in the Asian market.
  65. Tesla Home Batteries Could Transform Your Electric Bill

    With limited daylight hours, solar power cannot power our homes at night, but Tesla Motors might help solve that problem.
  66. Understanding Lululemon's Business Model

    Lululemon has succeeded in marketing more than just fitness apparel. The company has strategies for continued growth, but ...
  67. West Coast Vs. East Coast Economy

    The East’s focus on finance and banking contrasts the West’s drive toward technological innovation. But one thing is clear--each ...
  68. A Guide For Understanding Information Cascades

    We explain how information cascades work, how they relate to finance, and why they are important.
  69. How To Trade In The Hong Kong Stock Exchange

    The Hong Kong Stock Exchange may soon become the third-largest exchange in the world.
  70. Want To Trade Stocks In College? 5 Tips To Start

    Investing while in college can be challenging. Here are 5 tips to help student investors make the most of their college years.
  71. The Pros & Cons Of Being A Trader On The West Coast

    There are certain benefits and drawbacks that go with being a trader on the West Coast of North America.
  72. Study Abroad: Budget For Japan

    Find out what it would cost to get part of your education in Japan – maybe less than you think!
  73. How To Insure Non-Traditional Assets

    You acquire these assets to hedge against financial turbulence in conventional investment markets. What's the best way to ...
  74. Low-Cost Curb Appeal Projects For Your Front Yard

    Some low-cost improvements to your home's exterior and front yard could increase its curb appeal and ensure a great first ...
  75. Is A Premium Checking Account Worth It?

    Premium checking accounts give you free checking and other perks in return for keeping a certain balance in the bank. Is ...
  76. How Much Is Enough To Finance Your Retirement?

    Keep these points in mind as you calculate your retirement asset goal.
  77. Alternatives Need More Education, Not Enforcement

    While disclosures and investor education need improvement, alternatives provide a valuable way to increase yield and hedge ...
  78. Top 4 ETFs That Will Help Diversify Your Portfolio

    Seeking low cost diversification to high quality stocks and bonds? Consider these 4 ETFs.
  79. Buying a Home? The Best Places Share This Feature

    The most lucrative areas to invest in a home are cities where job growth is robust.
  80. 6 Stocks for Millennials (or Anyone)

    Savvy Millennial investors looking for long-term winners should take a look at these stocks.
  81. Top Healthcare, Medical Equipment Stocks of 2015

    A short list of the top healthcare and medical equipment stocks of 2015.
  82. Muni Bonds, Taxable Bonds or CDs: Which is Best?

    Here's how to tell if municipal bonds are a better investment than taxable bonds or CDs.
  83. Mutual Funds or ETFs: Which is Better?

    Trying to decide between a mutual fund or ETF? Here's what you need to know.
  84. eBay Vs. Amazon Business Model

    For sellers looking to unload grandma’s things, the decision to go online is easy, but, they still must choose which site ...
  85. When To Follow The Crowd And When To Lose It

    Our profits ultimately depend on the misfortune of other market players.
  86. The Shiny Object Syndrome that Kills Trader Productivity

    People get distracted and, in their excitement, they end up trying to learn everything rather than focusing on the subject ...
  87. Risks & Rewards Of Investing In Bitcoin

    Since Bitcoin is not a company and therefore does not have a publicly traded stock, how can you invest in it?
  88. The Top 6 Companies Owned By Apple

    Let’s take a look at six of the more notable acquisitions that Apple has made over the years.
  89. The Strong Dollar’s (Real) Toll On Tech Stocks

    A large portion of U.S. technology companies’ sales occur overseas, given the strong international business and consumer ...
  90. What A Rate Hike May Mean For Stocks

    By the end of the year, investors will likely be contending with the first Federal Reserve (Fed) rate hike in nearly a decade. ...
  91. Top Premium Checking Accounts of 2015

    Which banks offer the best deals for premium checking accounts – and what do you have to do to qualify for one?
  92. Help Parents Avoid This Retirement Savings Blunder

    Parents should make saving for their own retirement a priority over helping with their children’s college costs.
  93. Is 21st Century Fox a Sly Bet?

    An in depth look at the revenue streams of international media conglomerate Twenty-First Century Fox.
  94. Commercial Real Estate: How to Invest Like a Pro

    Investing in commercial real estate can add stability to your portfolio. Here's how to do it.
  95. Will These High-Flying Stocks Stay Hot in 2015?

    These 10 stocks were on fire in 2014. Will they stay hot?
  96. Why Retirement Planning Differs for Women

    Women face unique challenges when it comes to saving for retirement compared to men. Here's why and how to better prepare. ...
  97. Google Stock: A Tale of Two Share Classes

    Google stock comes in two different flavors with different rights for shareholders.
  98. Top 7 ETFs Designed for Retirement Income

    These seven ETFs offer several advantages over traditional ETFs, especially for investors seeking retirement income.
  99. Why You Should Avoid Fixating on Bond Duration

    Financial advisors and their clients should then focus on a bond fund’s portfolio rather than relying on any single metric ...
  100. How Microfinance and Investment Banking Compare

    Investment banks and microfinance institutions (MFIs) provide similar services, but the clients they serve and the incentives ...
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