Short Selling

  1. Short selling -- selling borrowed stock in hopes the price goes down -- was unregulated until the Great Depression.

    Why Is Short Selling Legal? A Brief History

    Short selling -- selling borrowed stock in hopes the price goes down -- was unregulated ...
  2. Steps to pick the right options brokerage account depending on your needs, style of trading, etc. It should be unbiased - This article is mainly for a trader who does not know how to pick a option brokerage account

    Pick the Right Brokerage Account for Options ...

    Follow these steps to pick the right options brokerage account depending on your ...
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  1. Falling Prices Are Dragging These Gold Stocks ...

    There have been few commodities that have escaped the wrath of downward momentum ...
  2. These Stocks Are Breaking Below Horizontal Support

    The S&P 500 is pulling away from long-term channel top, which indicates that a reversal ...
  3. JPM moved lower

    Be Ready For A Market Drop With These Stocks

    The S&P 500 may be in an uptrend, but here are some stocks to trade in case of a ...
  4. UTX uptrend

    Four Stocks For Range Traders

    These four stocks are locked in ranges, offering low risk and high reward opportunities ...
  5. Despite showing stregnth this year, the Brazilian ETF is in a long-term downtrend.

    Brazilian Stocks Rolling Over, and What To Do ...

    Despite showing stregnth this year, the Brazilian ETF is in a long-term downtrend. ...
  6. Taking Aim at the Lagging Financials

    Over the last 3 months the Financial sector has been one of the worst performers, ...
  1. The NYSE floor excitement after a rebound. Being a stock trader can be highly gratifying.

    Introduction to Stock Trader Types

    Being a stock trader can be both profitable and gratifying. To maximize the financial ...
  2. Financial Concepts

    Diversification? Optimal portfolio theory? Read this tutorial and these and other ...
  3. Short Selling Tutorial

    Want to profit on declining stocks? This trading strategy does just that.
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    A tutorial for people who want to manage their portfolios aggressively without having ...
  1. What's the difference between a long and short position in the market?

    Understand long and short positions for stocks and option contracts; combine long and short positions for added leverage ...
  2. What's the difference between a cash account and a margin account?

    Compare and contrast margin and cash accounts. Margin accounts offer short-term loans, leverage on existing portfolios, and ...
  3. How long can you short sell for?

    When an investor or trader enters a short position, he or she does so with the intention of profiting from falling prices. ...
  4. What is the difference between shorting and naked shorting?

    Short selling involves borrowing shares of a company’s stock and selling it with the hopes it can be bought back at ...
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    Learn how to make better options trades with the average monthly range.
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