Learn to trade

Profitable Trading Tips

  • Which Is a Better Investment, Bitcoin or Renewable Energy?
    In the last few years the stock market has continued to amaze as the high tech darlings have risen to greater and greater heights. Meanwhile, bitcoin, the cryptocurrency, has skyrocketed to the $8,000 range. Now CNBC looks at bitcoin and the renewabl…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:12pm -
  • Investors Buy Consumer Stocks to Diversify Against a Crash
    The stock market rally is getting old and many stocks are overpriced. One way to deal with this situation is to short overpriced stocks or simply sell and hold on to cash. But for those who want to stay in the market the traditional way to prepare is…
    - 6 days ago, 15 Nov 17, 3:53pm -
  • What Happens to Bonds When People Quit Saving?
    There has been a demographic phenomenon as large numbers of people in developed economies pass through their 40s and 50s. These people are great savers and their savings have driven down bond interest rates. The demographic phenomenon is about to sto…
    - 14 days ago, 7 Nov 17, 6:00pm -
  • Worries about Potential Tax Cuts
    Investors were so excited about the renewed prospect of tax cuts and now it seems there are worries about potential tax cuts. According to Bloomberg US stocks fell along with the dollar and treasuries gained as investors considered the details of how…
    - 22 days ago, 30 Oct 17, 5:03pm -
  • What Stocks Will Benefit from a $1.5 Trillion Tax Cut?
    Years ago an economist named Laffer proposed tax cuts as a way to stimulate the economy and keep the budget balanced. The theory supposed that by cutting taxes people would work harder, be more productive, invest more and make more money. And the low…
    - 26 days ago, 26 Oct 17, 9:33pm -
  • Moment of Truth for US Stocks
    For even the strongest market rallies there comes a time, a moment of truth, when earnings and the prospect of future earnings need to support continued market growth. When that does not happen, the rally will fizzle or even crash. According to Marke…
    - 35 days ago, 17 Oct 17, 4:26pm -
  • What Does Killing Obamacare Do to Health Insurance Stocks?
    The main issue with Obamacare is that while everyone wants great health insurance no one wants to pay any more than they have to for their insurance. The insurance mandate is essential if the country is to use private insurers and get everyone insura…
    - 40 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 5:47pm -
  • Should You Buy General Motors Stock?
    GM stock is up. Nasdaq writes, should you buy General Motors at its all-time high? Shares of General Motors GM surged on Monday after it was announced that the automaker is ready to debut its semi-autonomous driving technology. The question is, shoul…
    - 50 days ago, 2 Oct 17, 9:14pm -
  • Will Quantitative Tapering Cause the Market to Correct?
    The stock market is overpriced but keeps going up based on the earnings of a few high tech stocks. Now there has been a drop of a few percent and analysts are speculating that this may be the prelude to a stock market correction. The cause may be the…
    - 56 days ago, 26 Sep 17, 3:29pm -
  • Should You Really Buy Russian Stocks?
    Economist Robert Shiller developed the cyclically adjusted price to earnings ratio also known as the CAPE ratio. His rationale in doing so was to develop a tool that looked at current price compared to earnings over ten years which he says would be a…
    - 62 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 9:28pm -

Investors Place

  • BreakingChesapeake Energy Corporation Could Be Setting up for a Big Breakout
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsChesapeake stock price has had a tough 2017. It's not without risk, but a reasonable trade is present in CHK stock. The post Chesapeake Energy Corporation Could Be Setting up for a Big B…
    - 21 mins ago, 21 Nov 17, 11:41am -
  • BreakingWhy Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Stock Will Rally 35%
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsAdvanced Micro Devices has been struggling to gain traction in 2017, flat on the year. But AMD stock price is a buy near support. The post Why Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Stock Will Ral…
    - 36 mins ago, 21 Nov 17, 11:26am -
  • BreakingUnder Armour Inc Could Make a Comeback, but Don’t Bet on It
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsChief operating officer Patrik Frisk will try to figure out what consumers want, and founder Kevin Plank will then try to deliver it. The post Under Armour Inc Could Make a Comeback, but…
    - 1 hour ago, 21 Nov 17, 11:01am -
  • BreakingSnap Inc Stock Is an Emotional Buy and a Bad One at That
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsYouth essentially powers SNAP stock, but that's not always a good thing, as speculators recently found out.The post Snap Inc Stock Is an Emotional Buy and a Bad One at That appeared firs…
    - 1 hour ago, 21 Nov 17, 10:37am -
  • Stocks Push Higher as DOJ Sues to Block AT&T Deal
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe news came after the close that the Department of Justice has sued to block the AT&T bid for Time Warner on antitrust concerns.The post Stocks Push Higher as DOJ Sues to Block AT&T De…
    - 14 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 10:11pm -
  • Earnings Visibility Make MLP & Strategic Equity Fund (MTP) a Sell
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsPortfolio Grader currently ranks MLP & Strategic Equity Fund (NASDAQ:MTP) a Sell. The methods for fundamental and quantitative metrics used in this analytical tool, developed by Louis Nav…
    - 14 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 10:00pm -
  • Vertex Pharmaceuticals’ (VRTX) Healthy Quant Score Make it a Buy
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsVertex Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:VRTX) is one of 349 companies within the Biotechnology GICS industry group, which is in turn part of the 781 company GICS Health Care sector. VRTX's mar…
    - 14 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 9:45pm -
  • Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN) a Hold on Poor Industry Group Rank
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsPortfolio Grader currently ranks Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:REGN) a Hold. With proprietary fundamental and quantitative analytical tools developed by Louis Navellier, this anal…
    - 15 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 9:30pm -
  • Cellect Biotechnology (APOP) a Buy on Robust Quant Score
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe current recommendation of Buy for Cellect Biotechnology Ltd (NULL:APOP) is the result of using Louis Navellier's investing approach and his Portfolio Grader stock evaluator. The curr…
    - 15 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 9:15pm -
  • Earnings Growth Make Shire (SHPG) a Sell
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsCurrently, Shire plc (NASDAQ:SHPG) has a Sell using Louis Navellier's investing system and his Portfolio Grader stock evaluator. SHPG has maintained this ranking for 11 months.The post…
    - 15 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 9:00pm -
  • 5 Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy for December
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsWith Thanksgiving and Black Friday nearly upon us, it's time for investors to consider which stocks to buy for December and the year to come.The post 5 Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy for Decemb…
    - 15 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 8:55pm -
  • Sales Growth Hamper Biogen (BIIB) Rating
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsBiogen Inc (NASDAQ:BIIB) is one of 349 companies within the Biotechnology GICS industry group, which is in turn part of the 781 company GICS Health Care sector. BIIB's market value is $66…
    - 15 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 8:45pm -
  • Lowes (LOW) Ranking Raised to Buy on Potent Quant Score
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsLowes Companies (NYSE:LOW) is a $67.1 billion in market value component of the Specialty Retail GICS industry group where Portfolio Grader's current ranking for LOW puts it 15 among the 9…
    - 16 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 8:30pm -
  • Black Friday: Kohl’s Hours 2017
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe Black Friday Kohl's hours for 2017 and the retailer has already started offering some solid holiday deals three days before Thanksgiving.The post Black Friday: Kohl’s Hours 2017 ap…
    - 16 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 8:21pm -
  • Sales Growth Penalize Time Warner (TWX) Rating
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsTime Warner Inc (NYSE:TWX) is ranked as a Hold using Louis Navellier's methods for investing and his Portfolio Grader stock evaluator. TWX has recently seen its Portfolio Grader rating d…
    - 16 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 8:15pm -
  • Costco Wholesale’s (COST) Solid Quant Score Keep it a Buy
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsAs one of the 174 companies in the GICS Consumer Staples sector Costco Wholesale Corp (NASDAQ:COST) is a constituent of the 25 company Food & Staples Retailing GICS industry group within…
    - 16 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 8:00pm -
  • Monday Apple Rumors: iMac Pro May Support Hey Siri
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsMonday's Apple Rumors include attempts to break into the Sutherland Springs shooter's iPhone, micro-LED display mass production and more.The post Monday Apple Rumors: iMac Pro May Suppor…
    - 16 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 7:53pm -
  • Black Friday: Best Buy Hours 2017
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe Black Friday Best Buy hours 2017 will be similar to other major retailers, closing early in the morning on Friday and opening at 8 a.m.The post Black Friday: Best Buy Hours 2017 appe…
    - 16 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 7:51pm -
  • Metrics for Earnings Growth Keep Starbucks (SBUX) a Sell
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsAs one of the 569 companies in the GICS Consumer Discretionary sector Starbucks Corp (NASDAQ:SBUX) is a component of the 120 company Hotels Restaurants & Leisure GICS industry group withi…
    - 16 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 7:45pm -
  • 7 ETFs and Mutual Funds to Weather Bear Territory
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsETFs and mutual funds can keep the bear at bay. We are listing 7 of the best picks to protect your portfolio.The post 7 ETFs and Mutual Funds to Weather Bear Territory appeared first on…
    - 16 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 7:41pm -
  • Celgene (CELG) a Sell on Flagging Quant Score
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe current recommendation of Sell for Celgene Corp (NASDAQ:CELG) has been derived by using Louis Navellier's investing methodology and his Portfolio Grader stock evaluator. The current…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 7:30pm -
  • 40 Bon-Ton Stores Closing in 2018
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThere will be 40 Bon-Ton stores closing up shop in 2018 as the retailer continues to struggle with competition from online rivals.The post 40 Bon-Ton Stores Closing in 2018 appeared firs…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 7:23pm -
  • Black Friday: Walmart Hours 2017
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe Black Friday Walmart hours have been unveiled and the company will be open all day on Thanksgiving, with discounts starting at 6 p.m.The post Black Friday: Walmart Hours 2017 appeare…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 7:16pm -
  • Netflix (NFLX) a Buy on Healthy Earnings Visibility
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsNetflix Inc (NASDAQ:NFLX) is ranked as a Buy using the system for investing of Louis Navellier and his Portfolio Grader stock evaluator. This represents no change from the previous week…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 7:15pm -
  • 3 Reasons GameStop Corp. Stock Will Fall Further
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsGameStop’s future plans depend on the firm’s video game sales holding steady over the next few years, but that doesn’t look likely. For that reason I’d avoid G…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 7:14pm -
  • Pallid Earnings Momentum Hurt Charter Communications (CHTR) Rating
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsCurrently, Charter Communications Inc (NASDAQ:CHTR) has a Hold using the methods for investing of Louis Navellier and his Portfolio Grader stock evaluator. The current Portfolio Grader r…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 7:00pm -
  • Twitter Inc Stock Is Hot, But Don’t Get Too Excited
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsTwitter has finally done something positive for TWTR stockholders, but don't expect much beyond what we've already seen.The post Twitter Inc Stock Is Hot, But Don’t Get Too Excited app…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:57pm -
  • Celgene Corporation Stock Is a Steal Right Now, Here’s Why
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsCELG is biotech royalty and it's trading for peanuts. The time to load up on Celgene for the long term is now. The post Celgene Corporation Stock Is a Steal Right Now, Here’s Why appea…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:55pm -
  • Macy’s Santa Claus Visit Is by Appointment-Only This Year
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsMacy's (M) customers hoping to pop in on Santa Claus unannounced this year at the retailer's flagship store are going to be disappointed.The post Macy’s Santa Claus Visit Is by Appoint…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:55pm -
  • Home Depot Inc Is Fantastic, but HD Stock Is Too Expensive
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsHD stock can be purchased at its present price, but be ready to hold it for a very long time to justify Home Depot Inc's current valuation.The post Home Depot Inc Is Fantastic, but HD St…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:54pm -
  • Black Friday: Target Hours 2017
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe Black Friday Target hours have been announced and the store will offer a six-hour break for consumers and workers on Friday morning.The post Black Friday: Target Hours 2017 appeared…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:45pm -
  • Exceptional Quant Score Makes Unilever (UL) a Strong Buy
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsUnilever PLC (NYSE:UL) is a $85.1 billion in market value component of the Personal Products GICS industry group where Portfolio Grader's current ranking for UL puts it 3 among the 27 com…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:45pm -
  • Activision Blizzard, Inc. Stock Charges a High Price for Low Growth
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsATVI stock has been a slow, low growth stock for nearly a decade. Recent booms don't change Activision's lackluster performance.The post Activision Blizzard, Inc. Stock Charges a High Pr…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:30pm -
  • Priceline Group (PCLN) Stock Upgraded to Hold from a Sell
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsPriceline Group Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN) is ranked as a Hold using Louis Navellier's Portfolio Grader stock evaluator, which incorporates his investing methodology. The current overall Portfolio…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:30pm -
  • Honda Odyssey Minivan Recall 2017: 12 Things to Know
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsHonda Motor (HMC) is announcing a recall for its Honda Odyssey minivan following 46 complaints of minor injuries from owners.The post Honda Odyssey Minivan Recall 2017: 12 Things to Know…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:27pm -
  • Shopify Inc Won’t Be in Trouble Until It Hits This Number
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsShopify stock has been reeling since Citron called the company a "get-rich-quick" scheme. But the short-sell could be a long-term boon.The post Shopify Inc Won’t Be in Trouble Until It…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:25pm -
  • Don’t Hesitate, Buy Weibo Corp at All-Time Highs
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsDo you know what the difference is between Weibo and Twitter? WB has made nearly 9x more year to date and WB stock is still a great buy.The post Don’t Hesitate, Buy Weibo Corp at…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:22pm -
  • Why Qualcomm, Inc. Should Take Broadcom’s Next Offer
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsOn its own, Qualcomm is facing a significant challenge to its business model. A deal with Broadcom would salvage the QCOM stock price.The post Why Qualcomm, Inc. Should Take Broadcom’s…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:20pm -
  • Outstanding Metrics for Quant Score Make Diageo (DEO) a Strong Buy
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe current recommendation of Strong Buy for Diageo Plc (NYSE:DEO) is derived using the system for investing of Louis Navellier and his Portfolio Grader stock evaluator. This represents…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:15pm -
  • Black Friday 2017: 39 Stores Closed Thanksgiving Day
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsAs Black Friday 2017 approaches, there's a number of major stores that will shutter their doors during Thanksgiving Day, including these 39.The post Black Friday 2017: 39 Stores Closed T…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:14pm -
  • Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Has to Find Another Way to Grow
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsA tremendous turnaround story in 2016, the AMD stock price needs something new and compelling to move forward.The post Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Has to Find Another Way to Grow appear…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:10pm -
  • Pairing of Match Group Inc and Bumble Could Have Chemistry
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe combination will not expand Match Group's reach so much as strengthening MTCH stock's hold in its sector.The post Pairing of Match Group Inc and Bumble Could Have Chemistry appeared…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:07pm -
  • Amazon.com, Inc. Stock Is No ‘Sure Thing’ — but It’s Close
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe blitzkrieg in the AMZN stock price has shocked pundits, but don't ignore the underlying catalysts driving the shares.The post Amazon.com, Inc. Stock Is No ‘Sure Thing’ — but It…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:06pm -
  • Why 3D Systems Corporation (DDD) Stock Was Up Today
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips3D Systems (DDD) stock started off strong on Monday morning before dropping back to normal levels following an analyst upgrade.The post Why 3D Systems Corporation (DDD) Stock Was Up Toda…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:00pm -
  • Gilead Sciences (GILD) a Sell on Falling Sales Growth
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsCurrently, Gilead Sciences Inc (NASDAQ:GILD) has a Sell using Louis Navellier's system for investing and his Portfolio Grader stock evaluator. The current Portfolio Grader recommendation…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:00pm -
  • 3 Mobile Payment Stocks to Buy Now
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe mobile payments industry is quickly changing, and investors have taken notice. With this in mind, check out these three mobile payment technology stocks tha...The post 3 Mobile Payme…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 5:55pm -
  • 5 Retail ETFs to Buy for a Holiday-Shopping Boost
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsDiffering performance in traditional and online retailers should show investors that selectivity is key when picking retail ETFs to buy.The post 5 Retail ETFs to Buy for a Holiday-Shoppi…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 5:50pm -
  • Vapid Earnings Visibility Penalizes Nike (NKE) Rating
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsPortfolio Grader currently ranks Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE) a Hold. Using Louis Navellier's investing approach, this analytical tool researches stocks with fundamental and quantitative analytica…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 5:45pm -
  • Why the Fusion Camera From GoPro Inc Is a Do-or-Die Product
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsIt's tempting to buy GPRO stock while it's cheap here, but GoPro as we know it is hanging by a thread, with all hopes pinned on an ill-advised idea.The post Why the Fusion Camera From Go…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 5:31pm -
  • Analysis of Industry Group Rank Keeps Kraft Heinz Co (KHC) a Sell
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsCurrently, Kraft Heinz Co (NASDAQ:KHC) has a Sell using the Portfolio Grader stock evaluator of Louis Navellier, which incorporates his investing methodology. The current Portfolio Grader…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 5:30pm -

Trading for Traders

    Profitable Trading Tips

    • Which Is a Better Investment, Bitcoin or Renewable Energy?
      In the last few years the stock market has continued to amaze as the high tech darlings have risen to greater and greater heights. Meanwhile, bitcoin, the cryptocurrency, has skyrocketed to the $8,000 range. Now CNBC looks at bitcoin and the renewabl…
      - 18 hours ago, 20 Nov 17, 6:12pm -
    • Investors Buy Consumer Stocks to Diversify Against a Crash
      The stock market rally is getting old and many stocks are overpriced. One way to deal with this situation is to short overpriced stocks or simply sell and hold on to cash. But for those who want to stay in the market the traditional way to prepare is…
      - 6 days ago, 15 Nov 17, 3:53pm -
    • What Happens to Bonds When People Quit Saving?
      There has been a demographic phenomenon as large numbers of people in developed economies pass through their 40s and 50s. These people are great savers and their savings have driven down bond interest rates. The demographic phenomenon is about to sto…
      - 14 days ago, 7 Nov 17, 6:00pm -
    • Worries about Potential Tax Cuts
      Investors were so excited about the renewed prospect of tax cuts and now it seems there are worries about potential tax cuts. According to Bloomberg US stocks fell along with the dollar and treasuries gained as investors considered the details of how…
      - 22 days ago, 30 Oct 17, 5:03pm -
    • What Stocks Will Benefit from a $1.5 Trillion Tax Cut?
      Years ago an economist named Laffer proposed tax cuts as a way to stimulate the economy and keep the budget balanced. The theory supposed that by cutting taxes people would work harder, be more productive, invest more and make more money. And the low…
      - 26 days ago, 26 Oct 17, 9:33pm -
    • Moment of Truth for US Stocks
      For even the strongest market rallies there comes a time, a moment of truth, when earnings and the prospect of future earnings need to support continued market growth. When that does not happen, the rally will fizzle or even crash. According to Marke…
      - 35 days ago, 17 Oct 17, 4:26pm -
    • What Does Killing Obamacare Do to Health Insurance Stocks?
      The main issue with Obamacare is that while everyone wants great health insurance no one wants to pay any more than they have to for their insurance. The insurance mandate is essential if the country is to use private insurers and get everyone insura…
      - 40 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 5:47pm -
    • Should You Buy General Motors Stock?
      GM stock is up. Nasdaq writes, should you buy General Motors at its all-time high? Shares of General Motors GM surged on Monday after it was announced that the automaker is ready to debut its semi-autonomous driving technology. The question is, shoul…
      - 50 days ago, 2 Oct 17, 9:14pm -
    • Will Quantitative Tapering Cause the Market to Correct?
      The stock market is overpriced but keeps going up based on the earnings of a few high tech stocks. Now there has been a drop of a few percent and analysts are speculating that this may be the prelude to a stock market correction. The cause may be the…
      - 56 days ago, 26 Sep 17, 3:29pm -
    • Should You Really Buy Russian Stocks?
      Economist Robert Shiller developed the cyclically adjusted price to earnings ratio also known as the CAPE ratio. His rationale in doing so was to develop a tool that looked at current price compared to earnings over ten years which he says would be a…
      - 62 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 9:28pm -

    NetPicks

    • Consistency Plus Edge Equals Money In Crude Oil
      Regardless of how many posts you read in our trading tips section, the overriding theme is consistency. Consistency with method Consistency with trade plans Consistency with risk and money management It’s the consistency when trading an actual edge…
      - 2 days ago, 19 Nov 17, 4:13pm -
    • Is There An Inside Bar Pattern Trading Strategy?
      The inside bar (candlestick) chart pattern shows us consolidation in price which can make it a great trading tool if you trade the inside bar setups correctly. What happens though is that many traders don’t understand what this chart pattern repres…
      - 7 days ago, 14 Nov 17, 2:30am -
    • Set Conditions For Successful Trading By Being Like A UFC Fighter
      Netpicks may be a leader in trading system development but we also pride ourselves with the level of trading education we provide.  One look through our trading tips blog and it’s obvious that you and your success is a priority for us. That’s…
      - 14 days ago, 7 Nov 17, 2:52am -
    • Is That A False Breakout? Here Are Some Clues.
      A breakout is a common price pattern and they are a frequent occurrence in any market.  There occur at enough frequency that there are breakout traders who only look for that type of price action. Think about it:  Where does a trend start? …
      - 18 days ago, 3 Nov 17, 5:17pm -
    • 3 Things Price Can Do At Support And Resistance Levels
      Trading support and resistance levels is a common approach to trading.  Whether it’s a viable strategy is another question and much of that will depend on the trader. One of the biggest issues with support and resistance is defining levels that…
      - 21 days ago, 31 Oct 17, 5:48am -
    • Are You Missing This Essential Thing Needed For Success?
      We can talk a lot about consistency in trading from risk management to trade entry.  Consistency is important because without it, not only will your trading success be sporadic but it’s impossible to fine tune areas where you are making mistakes…
      - 25 days ago, 27 Oct 17, 1:20am -
    • Will Small Trading Accounts Challenge Your Level Of Success?
      Do most traders fail?  The statistics say that 90% of traders fail but let’s take a look at who we are talking about? How do you define “trader”?  Would you consider someone who funds a small trading account with $200 and uses an untested…
      - 30 days ago, 22 Oct 17, 5:59pm -
    • One Truth In Trading To Not Forget
      There is one trading book we recommend for every trader and that one is “Trading In The Zone” by Mark Douglas.  While there are trading books on trading techniques and money management, Trading In The Zone focuses more on the mindset of a succ…
      - 35 days ago, 17 Oct 17, 6:00am -
    • Is Your Trading Really Just A Hobby?
      There are quite a number of trading “cons” floating around the internet and people are rightly concerned about getting sucked into one of them.  The Forex market seems to have a high number of “can’t miss” trading systems and the most ag…
      - 40 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 8:42am -
    • Should You Stop Learning And Just Trade?
      Do you ever “arrive” as a successful trader?  Is there ever a time where you just know it all and can rest on your laurels and trade? I don’t think so. Just as a professional athlete constantly goes over the basics and tweaks technique, I th…
      - 44 days ago, 8 Oct 17, 3:07pm -