Picking individual winning stocks can be an uphill battle. Sometimes when you think you have made all the right considerations, the price still goes Continue reading “The Case for Investment Funds”
Last week I began the process of buying and selling extremely volatile stocks in order to make small, quick profits. Although I do not currently meet the IRS’ & SEC’s definition of a Day Trader, I have been, in essence, day trading. Continue reading “Can You Make Money Day Trading? Here’s What Happened when I Tried”
We’ve got lots to go over for the past week. We have successfully moved to a new host and have begun making improvements to the website. Thank you for bearing with us as we make the site better for everyone!! Continue reading “Last Week: Website, Day Trading & Price Alerts”
There was a lot of activity in the market today after being closed yesterday for the President’s Day holiday! I went looking for some potential profits on my lunch break.
What you need to know and what you need to do.
If you have opened an account at a brokerage, you have probably seen the term “margin,” “margin account,” or “buying on margin.” If you joined Robinhood, they call it “Robinhood Gold.” If you are new to trading you likely have no idea what these terms mean. Continue reading “Margin Accounts”
Here’s a quick update on some transactions from late last week. Continue reading “Contributions & Dividends”
Yahoo! Finance, Robinhood and other free services offer basic price alerts that tell you when a stock in your portfolio or watch list has a big change, up or down, on any given day. This is a useful feature that keeps you informed of large swings in the market and your particular holdings. Sometimes Continue reading “Price Alerts: How & Why to Use”