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  1. A Guide To Trading Binary Options In The U.S.

    What binary options are, how they work and where you can legally trade them in the ...
  2. How To Profit From Volatility

    We explain four key strategies to profit fom volatility in markets.
  3. Trading Volatility? Don’t Trade Stocks, Trade ...

    During times of volatility, traders can benefit greatly from trading options rather ...
  4. Strategies To Trade Volatility Effectively With ...

    VIX offers a bird’s eye view of real-time greed and fear, while providing a snapshot ...
  5. Asset Allocation: The First Step Toward Profit

    Understanding the different asset classes is an essential part of portfolio diversification. ...
  6. Trade Like A Hedge Fund Master

    Simple techniques can limit losses - but at a cost.
  1. Trading Volatility? Don’t Trade Stocks, Trade ...

    During times of volatility, traders can benefit greatly from trading options rather ...
  2. Strategies To Trade Volatility Effectively With ...

    VIX offers a bird’s eye view of real-time greed and fear, while providing a snapshot ...
  1. How is the Put-Call Ratio calculated and where does the information come from?

    Discover how major exchanges and financial websites, such as the Chicago Board of Exchange, compile data for their respective ...
  2. What are all of the securities markets in the U.S.A?

    There are three major U.S. financial securities markets which are: New York Stock Exchange (NYSE): NYSE is a stock exchange ...
  3. How can I find out which stocks also trade as options?

    The trading of options has become increasingly popular among retail investors as they become aware of the many different ...
  4. At what point in the ordering process does a broker charge commission?

    When placing a market order for a security through a broker, there will be a commission accompanying the service. The fee ...
Hot Definitions
  1. MACD Technical Indicator

    Moving Average Convergence Divergence (or MACD) is a trend-following momentum indicator that shows the relationship between ...
  2. Over-The-Counter - OTC

    Over-The-Counter (or OTC) is a security traded in some context other than on a formal exchange such as the NYSE, TSX, AMEX, ...
  3. Quarter - Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4

    A three-month period on a financial calendar that acts as a basis for the reporting of earnings and the paying of dividends.
  4. Weighted Average Cost Of Capital - WACC

    Weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is a calculation of a firm's cost of capital in which each category of capital is ...
  5. Basis Point (BPS)

    A unit that is equal to 1/100th of 1%, and is used to denote the change in a financial instrument. The basis point is commonly ...
  6. Sharing Economy

    An economic model in which individuals are able to borrow or rent assets owned by someone else.
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