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A stock (also referred to as “shares” or “equity”) is a type of security that signifies equitable ownership in the issuing company. This entitles the stockholder to interest as well as repayment of the principal.

In this section, you’ll learn all the ins and outs of investing in stocks as well as find the comprehensive guides on various kinds of stock operations.

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What Are Cyclical Stocks?

What Are Cyclical Stocks?

By October 17th, 2021

Stocks are one of the most vital financial instruments in the world today. Here’s a guide to provide a basic understanding of one of the most common types of stocks – cyclical stocks.

Top-Performing Energy Stocks in 2021

Top-Performing Energy Stocks in 2021

By October 12th, 2021

The energy sector is booming, and there are many reasons for this trend: the hike in gasoline prices, increased investment worldwide, and new technologies that have made drilling more efficient than ever before. In this guide, we’ll take a look at some of the best-performing stocks in this space.

Introduction to Bull and Bear Markets

Introduction to Bull and Bear Markets

By September 19th, 2021

A market is either regarded as being bearish or bullish, depending on the situation of the market at a particular time. Here is a guide to understanding the bull and bear markets.

What Is an Automated Market Maker (AMM)?

What Is an Automated Market Maker (AMM)?

By September 18th, 2021

An automated market maker (AMM) is computer software that operates a trading platform to make orders based on real-time data and market conditions. An AMM provides liquidity for many financial instruments. In this guide, there is all you need to know about AMM.

What Is Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRIP)?

What Is Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRIP)?

By September 15th, 2021

Do you have investments? If so, then you should know about the DRIP reinvestment plan. This is a popular investment strategy used by many investors to grow their assets. In this guide, we will discuss how DRIP works and how to go about setting up your DRIP account.

Top Healthcare Stocks in 2021

Top Healthcare Stocks in 2021

By September 12th, 2021

In 2021, the healthcare industry and stocks are experiencing significant changes. Here we describe the best-performing stocks in the sector that you can invest in and get good returns.

Getting to Know Stock Exchanges

Getting to Know Stock Exchanges

By September 12th, 2021

Stock exchanges are among the most notable marketplaces and have a high impact on the global economy. Here’s a guide for crypto enthusiasts to better understand and get familiar with stock exchanges.

What Is Insider Trading?

What Is Insider Trading?

By September 2nd, 2021

The guide tells you what insider trading is and how to avoid it. Insider trading can be a huge problem for companies, but you will have the knowledge to stay secure from insider traders with the information provided below.

Stocks Classificaton: Beginners’ Guide

Stocks Classificaton: Beginners’ Guide

By August 29th, 2021

Just as it is important to understand that investment is one of the pathways to financial breakthroughs, it is also crucial to understand the basic classification of stocks before venturing into the stock market. Here’s a deep guide on stock classification for beginners.

What Is CANSLIM and How to Use It?

What Is CANSLIM and How to Use It?

By August 22nd, 2021

The guide explains the basics of the CANSLIM strategy. Investors can utilize it to accurately identify stocks with high growth potentials. The strategy has been able to out-perform the benchmark averages both in the short term and in the long term.

What Are the GAFAM Stocks?

What Are the GAFAM Stocks?

By August 22nd, 2021

This guide will give you a brief overview of the GAFAM stocks and provide some background on what they are. This is a great starting point for investors who want to learn about these companies before investing in them.

What Are BAT Stocks?

What Are BAT Stocks?

By August 21st, 2021

Below you will find the details on BAT – the acronym that describes the three biggest Chinese companies. They include Baidu Inc (BIDU), Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA), and Tencent Holdings Limited (0700.Hong Kong, TCHEY).

Full Review of the Personal Capital Platform

Full Review of the Personal Capital Platform

By August 13th, 2020

Check out the full review of Personal Capital platform – online financial advisor and personal wealth management company designed not only for big investors, but also those looking ahead to plan post-retirement life.

What is Rate of Change (ROC)?

What is Rate of Change (ROC)?

By July 1st, 2020

Read this guide to find out what Rate of Change (ROC) is, why it’s important to measure it, and how the rate helps traders determine possible price changes.

What are LUPA/PAUL Stocks?

What are LUPA/PAUL Stocks?

By June 25th, 2020

Check everything you might need to know about the companies making up LUPA or PAUL stocks – key events, recent developments, financial details and more.

What Are FANGMAN Stocks?

What Are FANGMAN Stocks?

By June 18th, 2020

The acronym “FANGMAN” was derived by traders to further examine the combined strength of the 7 biggest tech establishments in the stock market. Check everything you need to know about major players and their performance in the tech industry.

Here’s How Berkshire Hathaway Makes its Money

Here’s How Berkshire Hathaway Makes its Money

By June 11th, 2020

Check out the history of one of the world’s oldest and richest companies – Berkshire Hathaway. Find the company’s financial and business details, explore its road to success, and learn key investing tips from Warren Buffett.

How to Choose the Best IPO to Invest In?

How to Choose the Best IPO to Invest In?

By June 9th, 2020

Knowing how to choose the best IPO to invest in can help you make a profit in the short and long run. It’ll also save you from investing in a company whose shares will devalue a few years from now. Here’s a guide to help you begin.

What is Automated Trading?

What is Automated Trading?

By April 21st, 2020

In this guide, we look at the pros and cons of automated trading while brushing on the benefits, risks involved, technical requirements, trading strategies, required trading skills and questions that need to be answered on the subject.

What is Socially Responsible Investing?

What is Socially Responsible Investing?

By April 9th, 2020

Socially Responsible Investing, or investments that meet a standard of social responsibility, proved to have numerous societal and monetary advantages. However, there are also some considerations to keep in mind.

What is Bloomberg Terminal and How to Use It?

What is Bloomberg Terminal and How to Use It?

By April 6th, 2020

Here’s a Bloomberg Terminal guide for new and existing users of the software. This tutorial gives you an insight into the features of this highly functional tool and how to access them easily, irrespective of the financial market you’re trading.

What is Swing Trading and How Does it Work?

What is Swing Trading and How Does it Work?

By March 24th, 2020

Swing trading is one of the most popular trading strategies used in different markets including Forex, cryptocurrency, stocks, futures trading, and so much more. Here’s all you need to know about swing trading and its strategies.

What is a Spot Market?

What is a Spot Market?

By March 15th, 2020

Guide to what is spot market and it’s a definition. Check out examples of the cash market along with its components and key terms.

Investment: Full Beginner’s Guide

Investment: Full Beginner’s Guide

By February 17th, 2020

With so many various investment forms existing in the modern world, you may have wondered which one is the best? Our guide will help you to navigate through this complex, changing, sometimes confusing, financial world.

What are FAAMNG Stocks?

What are FAAMNG Stocks?

By January 19th, 2020

Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix, Microsoft, and Google stocks ( or just FAAMNG stocks) gain momentum in the new 2020. Here’s all you need to know.

Investing in Blue-Chip Companies

Investing in Blue-Chip Companies

By January 19th, 2020

IBM, Alibaba, Berkshire Hathaway, Facebook and Coca-Cola. They all come from different industries, but they all have something in common – they all known as “blue-chip” companies.

ETFs vs Mutual Funds: Where to Invest?

ETFs vs Mutual Funds: Where to Invest?

By January 15th, 2020

Mutual funds and ETFs have very much in common, but peculiarities each of the investment choices actually make them very much different as well. Read this guide and invest your money wisely.

What is an Alternative Investment?

What is an Alternative Investment?

By December 23rd, 2019

The topic of alternative investments is quite broad and covers a lot of asset types but for the sake of simplicity, this guide will narrow it down and provide you with the key basics you should know.

What Is Market Capitalization?

What Is Market Capitalization?

By November 26th, 2019

Market capitalization is widely talked about, but how much do you actually know about it? Our guide will equip you with the most essential knowledge.

What Are FANG Stocks?

What Are FANG Stocks?

By October 31st, 2019

FANG stocks have been a big deal in the stock market because of the high revenues associated with them. Here’s what you should know about them.

What are FAANG Stocks?

What are FAANG Stocks?

By October 11th, 2019

If you are interested in the stock market, you probably have already heard about FAANG stocks. This guide may help you find out more details about them and their performance.

What Is the S&P 500 Index?

What Is the S&P 500 Index?

By September 26th, 2019

There are several indexes on the stock market which serve different purposes. In this guide, you will find everything one needs to know about S&P 500 index.

Introduction to the U.S. Stock Market Indexes

Introduction to the U.S. Stock Market Indexes

By September 20th, 2019

If you are interested in stock trading activity, a good understanding of the market indexes is a must. That’s why we’ve prepared this guide to explain what U.S. stock market indexes indicate and what purposes they serve.