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Introduction to Stocks

October 29th, 2014

Stocks are among the most talked about and most popular investment opportunities available. But although virtually everyone has heard about stocks, many people don’t understand the basic concepts underlying them. Indeed, the starting point for any investor interested in investing in stocks should be to understand what shares of stock actually represent and why there is
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Difference Between The Money Market and The Capital Market

October 29th, 2014

In order to understand what the differences between things are you first need to understand what each of the items is. In this case before you can understand the difference between capital markets and money markets you are going to need to understand what capital markets are and what money markets are. Once you understand
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Trade Forex like a Sniper and Hit the Bull’s Eye

October 29th, 2014

A sniper has limited number of bullets. He has a limited number of targets. His intentions are limited. The ramifications are extraordinary. Replace the sniper with a foreign exchange trader, and you get the smartest bloke on Wall Street. Many traders have entered into the market with a lot of ammunition and skill, but have
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Price Action Trading – A Solution for Exasperated Forex Traders

October 22nd, 2014

My philosophy on Forex trading is that:  Price Action (PA) is the best system that can be utilized for trading the currency markets, while money management is your defensive edge (and the key to preserving and building your capital), and strong mental discipline is your offensive edge (enabling you to stick to your trading plan
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What Can We Learn About Forex Trading From Crocodiles?

September 29th, 2014

It might sound funny to some, but we must have all heard several references from the animal world whenever talking about trading and finance in general. Bulls and Bears, Wolf of Wall Street, Loan Shark etc. are famous and popularized references made for the world of finance and trading.  Joining new in the list of
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Will SodaStream Go Private?

September 9th, 2014

SodaStream (SODA) share prices have dropped 30% in 2014, while the S&P500 Index is up 7%. According to unnamed sources, SodaStream plans to divest for $40 per share. Reports have emerged that SodaStream International will soon be going private! SodaStream International (SODA) has sparked plenty of interest on the back of reports that it plans
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Investment Tips for Beginners – The Smart Way to Invest Your Money

September 3rd, 2014

Investment isn’t just for the wealthy ones. Even few thousand or hundred dollars that you don’t need right away, can give you good returns. We always desire to save some amount of money for investing in places that can provide good returns. An intelligent investment has the reputation of being successful. Money management is a
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Tiffany Gets Returned, but Bigger Returns Could Be Ahead

August 28th, 2014

Tiffany (TIF) rallied to more than $105 per share after a strong second-quarter report on Wednesday morning, but by the end of the day the stock had fallen back down to $101.75 to give up most of its gains. The jeweler still ended the day up by about 1%, but this came on the heels of
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The Fresh Market Showed Sales Strength, but Kroger May Offer a Better Opportunity

August 25th, 2014

The Fresh Market (TFM) closed out the week on a high note, as the stock was up 8.1% at the end of trading on Friday after earnings came out on Thursday afternoon. While the health food store posted strong top-line growth with a year-on-year improvement of 19.0%, a closer look shows that one important metric could
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With Canadian Retail Sales on the Rise, Time to Buy Tim Hortons?

August 25th, 2014

Tim Hortons ended the week on a high note. The Canadian coffee shop saw its share price jump 2.76% on Friday after a report from Statistics Canada showed strength in retail sales and limited inflation. Specifically, June sales showed a 1.1% rise from the previous month and an impressive 5.9% year-over-year gain. Food and beverage
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Choosing the Best Platform to Learn Forex Trading

July 24th, 2014

Foreign exchange trading is an exciting and challenging way to make money. Having the best tools at your disposal is critical. It’s important to select the best forex trading platform to make trading simpler, more efficient and more profitable. The ideal platform will include trading tools and education to help you learn to be a
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Land Vs Developed Properties: Which Is The Best Investment Sector?

July 9th, 2014

One of the best ways for a consistent flow of income has been the investment. It has proved to provide excellent profits and incredible ROIs. This method of making money has been in process since many generations. In fact there have been many people across the globe who established their own empire through investment. It
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Forex News, A Non-Technical Aspect of Trading Strategy

July 3rd, 2014

The current market scenario has leading expert strategy advisors. However, the forex news trading is considered to be the least popular format, according to the technical aspects. There are forex robots, who analyze their genre of profit, by calculating the past prices in order to analyze the future currency position. There are beliefs of the
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Top 10 Global Events in the Cryptocurrency Market

June 9th, 2014

There are a wide range of different news events that are starting to draw in attention from many within the Bitcoin community. Some people will be watching to see whether these changes may prove to be a positive development for the cryptocurrency. It could actually presage some of the major changes that are going underway
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How Will E-Cigarette Trends Affect Stocks?

March 19th, 2014

When we look at most of the global stock benchmarks, we can see that market valuations continue to hold at elevated levels. In some cases, like the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrials, we continue to see stock values push into record territory. But while this is great for investors that are already long
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5 Reasons Now is the Perfect Time for Real Estate Investing

March 6th, 2014

If you’ve always been interested in investing in real estate, but have continuously wondered when exactly the right time is, the answer is now! Too many people get stuck waiting for market trends to improve and subsequently pass up potentially fantastic real estate deals. The plain truth is that the real estate market is constantly
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Amazon.com: How AWS And Amazon Prime Will Drive The Company’s Future Growth

February 19th, 2014

With the growing demand of cloud services, Amazon (AMZN) is expanding its reach with Amazon Web Service, or AWS. The company recently entered into a deal with ChinaNetCenter to provide AWS cloud service in China. ChinaNetCenter is a leading integrated service provider of Internet data center, or IDC, and content delivery network, or CDN, in
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7 Rookie Forex Trading Mistakes

February 19th, 2014

Forex trading is one of the most challenging ventures a person could probably undertake in their life. Going to the gym and building muscle won’t help you, nor will going to university and getting a fancy degree. This job requires psychological features of strength, which most new traders do not have, and sadly may never
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Seadrill: Why A More Cautious Look Is Required

January 6th, 2014

Seadrill (SDRL) has around 16 semi-submersibles and around seven drillships under contract as of this year. The drillships and the semisubmersibles form Seadrill’s fleet of floaters. I expect the company may face some headwinds in the coming quarters due to oil companies’ reducing their capital expenditure in deepwater drilling. According to Seadrill’s fleet status report,
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Analytical Methods

November 22nd, 2013

The selection of the appropriate analytical methods and techniques for assessing a business, or your investment, is crucial to correctly assessing the performance. Businesses generate all sorts of financial and non-financial information and simply choosing what exactly you want to assess can be incredibly difficult. Analyzing both your own business and an investment opportunity involve
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