J.B. Maverick

J.B. Maverick

A former commodity futures broker and stock market analyst, J.B. Maverick has been an active trader since 2001. He began writing articles on forex trading in 2007, and has written extensively on trading, finance and business since then. In addition to authoring hundreds of articles on the stock, futures, and forex markets, as well as a book on futures trading, he is also the author of a novel, the psychological thriller "A Cross of Hearts." Mr. Maverick's varied background includes work as a Zen meditation instructor, rape crisis counselor, and book editor. Besides financial articles, he also writes political, social and religious commentary. One of his current projects is a film script for a movie about the life of legendary trader Jesse Livermore. Although he travels extensively, J.B. Maverick's home base is Gallup, New Mexico. Connect with him today on WordPressLinkedIn and Twitter.

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    The Top 5 Disney Individual Shareholders

    The top individual shareholders of Walt Disney Company for 2018 and their connections to the hugely successful media corporation.
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  3. Financial Analysis

    How Is Equity and Shareholders' Equity Different?

    A company's equity typically refers to the ownership of a public company. Shareholders' equity is the difference between ...
  4. Career / Compensation

    Investment Banking Vs. Private Banking Careers

    Examine the two potential financial career options of investment banking and private banking,with an eye toward choosing ...
  5. Investing Strategy

    How Do I Use Software to Make Arbitrage Trades?

    Understand the meaning of arbitrage trading, and find out how traders leverage software programs to detect arbitrage trade ...
  6. Financial Analysis

    Are retained earnings listed on the income statement?

    Retained earnings are the cumulative net earnings or tprofit of a company after paying dividends and can be reported on the ...
  7. Financial Analysis

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    Discover what is considered an exceptionally high or low expense ratio for a mutual fund or ETF, and learn why this figure ...
  8. Company Insights

    The Top 3 Boeing Shareholders

    Learn about the largest shareholders of stock in The Boeing Company, including individuals, institutional investors and mutual ...
  9. Mutual Funds

    4 Mutual Funds that Hold Tesla Stock (TSLA)

    Discover which four mutual funds have the most significant allocations to Tesla Motors
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    Discover the differences between the equity method and the proportional consolidation method of joint venture accounting, ...
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    What costs are not counted in gross profit margin?

    Gross profit margin is the percentage of revenue that exceeds the cost of goods sold for a company. However, not all expenses ...
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    Learn the most commonly selected periods used by traders and market analysts in creating moving averages to overlay as technical ...
  13. Financial Analysis

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    Learn about the three largest individual shareholders of Exxon Mobil stock, Rex Tillerson, and the largest institutional ...
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    Obtain valuable tips and helpful study instructions that can help you pass the Level 1 Chartered Financial Analyst exam on ...
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    How do gross profit margin and operating profit margin differ?

    Gross profit margin and operating profit margin both measure profitability for a company, but they have distinct differences ...
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