Stock Market Terminology

  1. Understanding The Ticker Tape

    Understanding The Ticker Tape

    We explain the meaning and use of that reel of symbols whizzing across your TV or ...
  2. Why You Need To Know About S&P Dow Jones Indices

    Why You Need To Know About S&P Dow Jones Indices

    This Article introduces the S&P Dow Jones Indices (SPDJI), available variant categories ...
  3. How To Invest In Toronto Stock Exchange Equities

    How To Invest In Toronto Stock Exchange Equities

    Although only 1/10th the size of the U.S. equity market, Canada has a number of world-leading ...
  4. How To Use The Top Yahoo! Finance Tools

    How To Use The Top Yahoo! Finance Tools

    Yahoo has a set of tools that rival the professional ones so individuals are not ...
  5. How The SEC Places Rules On Penny Stocks

    How The SEC Places Rules On Penny Stocks

    Penny stocks don't have the best reputation on Wall Street, but does that mean you ...
  6. How The Stock Market Works

    How The Stock Market Works

    Learn what it means to own stocks and shares, why shares exist, how you buy and sell ...
  1. ChartAdvisor for Sept. 12, 2014

    ChartAdvisor for Sept. 12, 2014

    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  2. ChartAdvisor For July 4, 2014

    ChartAdvisor For July 4, 2014

    The major U.S. indices moved higher on a positive jobs report, as traders await this ...
  1. Introduction to Stock Trader Types

    Introduction to Stock Trader Types

    Being a stock trader can be both profitable and gratifying. To maximize the financial ...
  1. During what time does after-hours trading (AHT) occur?

    A lot of buying and selling can be done outside of the traditional trading hours. Find out when after-hours trading starts ...
  2. Why does after-hours trading (AHT) exist?

    The advent of the Internet and electronic information exchanges has opened financial market trading to millions of investors ...
  3. What is a stock ticker?

    A stock ticker is a report of the price for certain securities, updated continuously throughout the trading session by the ...
  4. Why are traders on the floor of the exchange?

    Before the advent of electronic trading platforms, the floor of the stock exchange was the location for market transactions ...
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