Stock Market Terminology

  1. Are U.S. Stocks Still the Place To Be in 2016?

    Understand why U.S. stocks are absolutely the place to be in 2016, even though the ...
  2. Where to Ride Out the Volatility

    The one word that characterizes financial markets today: volatile. Take a look at ...
  3. The Top 5 Micro Cap Telecommunication Stocks ...

    Identify and learn about five of the best micro-cap telecommunications stocks to ...
  4. Can Oil Sink More? Experts Give Mixed Opinions

    Plummeting oil prices are the gift that keeps on giving. Not. BlackRock's Larry Fink ...
  5. Why You Should Keep Your Equity Sails Flying

    Why leave money in equities and risk another year of lost opportunity, when fixed ...
  6. You May Want to Open Your Mind to Closed-End ...

    Even after a year with major stock market indexes simply tread water, there is one ...
  1. AAPL and MCD Earnings Steal the Show

    Analysts weighed in on Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) and McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) ...
  2. The Top 5 Micro Cap Telecommunication Stocks ...

    Identify and learn about five of the best micro-cap telecommunications stocks to ...
  3. Can Oil Sink More? Experts Give Mixed Opinions

    Plummeting oil prices are the gift that keeps on giving. Not. BlackRock's Larry Fink ...
  4. These ETFs Are Best Bets for Market Volatility

    The market is crashing, but that presents opportunities. Here are some exchange-traded ...
  5. Is A Stockbroker Career For You?

    Discover what you need to become a stockbroker and the variety of opportunities ...
  6. The Top 5 Small Cap Telecommunication Stocks ...

    Identify five small-cap telecommunication stocks that should be on your watchlist ...
  1. Introduction to Stock Trader Types

    Being a stock trader can be both profitable and gratifying. To maximize the financial ...
  1. Where do penny stocks trade?

    Learn where penny stocks are traded, and how investors can obtain access to penny stock trading, along with general information ...
  2. Where can I buy penny stocks?

    Discover basic information an investor needs on trading penny stocks, including where penny stocks are traded and the risks ...
  3. How does the stock market react to changes in the Federal Funds Rate?

    Learn how the stock market reacts to changes in the federal funds rate. The fed funds rate is the overnight rate at which ...
  4. 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 ...
Hot Definitions
  1. Inverted Yield Curve

    An interest rate environment in which long-term debt instruments have a lower yield than short-term debt instruments of the ...
  2. Socially Responsible Investment - SRI

    An investment that is considered socially responsible because of the nature of the business the company conducts. Common ...
  3. Presidential Election Cycle (Theory)

    A theory developed by Yale Hirsch that states that U.S. stock markets are weakest in the year following the election of a ...
  4. Super Bowl Indicator

    An indicator based on the belief that a Super Bowl win for a team from the old AFL (AFC division) foretells a decline in ...
  5. Flight To Quality

    The action of investors moving their capital away from riskier investments to the safest possible investment vehicles. This ...
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