Stock Market Terminology

  1. How to Make Money by Trading Index Options

    Index options are less volatile and more liquid than regular options. Understand ...
  2. Do Stock Splits Cause Volatility?

    Since stock splits decrease the stock price, do they also increase volatility because ...
  3. ETF Analysis: Vanguard MSCI EAFE

    Learn more about Vanguard's index-shifting, low-cost and non-U.S. market exchange-traded ...
  4. Some Overseas Markets May Prove More Resilient

    Though global markets sold off and have continued to slip in recent days, stocks ...
  5. The Number One Reason Why Most Traders Fail

    We show you the simple tools, availble to everyone, to succeed as an active trader: ...
  6. Is There Still Opportunity in Japanese Stocks?

    Japanese stocks’ strong performance has prompted market watchers to question whether ...
  1. Do Stock Splits Cause Volatility?

    Since stock splits decrease the stock price, do they also increase volatility because ...
  2. Is Bank of America Turning Around?

    Bank of America released its Q2 fiscal 2015 earnings revealing a positive turnaround ...
  3. ETF Analysis: Vanguard MSCI EAFE

    Learn more about Vanguard's index-shifting, low-cost and non-U.S. market exchange-traded ...
  4. Is there a difference between financial spread ...

    Find out more about financial spread betting, arbitrage and the differences between ...
  5. What does a high turnover ratio signify for an ...

    Find out more about the turnover ratio, what the turnover ratio measures and what ...
  6. How does a forward contract differ from a call ...

    Find out more about forward contracts, call options, the mechanics of these financial ...
  1. Introduction to Stock Trader Types

    Being a stock trader can be both profitable and gratifying. To maximize the financial ...
  1. What are the requirements for being a Public Limited Company?

    Discover the various different requirements that a company must meet in order to be recognized and traded as a public limited ...
  2. How do I place an order to buy or sell shares?

    Read a brief overview of how to open a brokerage account, how to buy and sell stock, and the different kinds of trade orders ...
  3. Is there a difference between financial spread betting and arbitrage?

    Find out more about financial spread betting, arbitrage and the differences between financial spread betting and the arbitrage ...
  4. What is the difference between the return on total assets and an interest rate?

    Learn the difference between the return on total assets and an interest rate; the former is a profitability ratio, and the ...
Trading Center
×

You are using adblocking software

Want access to all of Investopedia? Add us to your “whitelist”
so you'll never miss a feature!