Category Archives: Investing

Is Buy-and-Hold a Viable Strategy?

Is Buy-and-Hold a Viable Strategy? Yes . . . and Still the Best One. Rob Pivnick, Author of “What All Kids (and adults too) Should Know About . . . Saving & Investing” Twitter @RPivnick Is buy-and-hold as an investment strategy dead? The answer to that question is the same as the answer to… Read More »

Alibaba IPO Price Set at $68

Alibaba (BABA), the largest e-commerce company has finalized their IPO price at $68. The first day of trading BABA in the secondary stock market is Friday, September 19. Alibaba will also be the biggest IPO in US, raising $21.8 billion. The company is a mix of Amazon and Ebay and is largely profitable. For more information,… Read More »

High Frequency Trading

High-frequency trading (HFT) is a type of algorithmic trading, specifically the use of sophisticated technological tools and computer algorithms to rapidly trade securities Understanding some of the different ways of trading in the stock market can open your eyes to the opportunities that exist. Learning how you can make your capital grow at the rate you are… Read More »

What Makes Stock Prices Change?

Understanding the influences on the stock market might allow you to understand the principals of what makes the changes possible, could influence how you make your capital work and the companies in which you invest your money. The basic concept of how stock prices rise is:- if the demand is high and the available stock… Read More »

Is Gold The Way To Go?

When there is a poor response in the market many people are pushed towards the gold market. This area seems to be the first place that investors assume is going to be the option that is going to be the safest bet. Gold has been the staple for many years as the commodity that is… Read More »

Think Like Warren Buffet

There resources on the market that can tell you what to do and how to make money. But being honest the best example to follow is going to be Warren Buffet, he has made his money and he has been very successful at this and following his example and thinking like him could be the… Read More »

What’s Hot: ETF’s This Season

There are exciting times ahead with the availability of ETF’s that are going to become available. It will be possible to use these exchange-traded funds and to make money on them. They are increasingly popular in the stock market because it doesn’t matter the amount of capital that you have to invest, you can make… Read More »

World Market Trends

There are exciting world trends that are happening around the globe that allows growth, development and the chance to make money. There is more to making money than just on the world stock markets; other areas are taking the world by storm. Cryptocurrency market trends A great example of this is the popularity of the… Read More »