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  • When to Dumpster Dive for Stocks
    Earlier this year we asked how can you make money trading penny stocks? If you are going to trade stocks, trade what you know. That means if you have specific knowledge regarding a specific stock sector stick with that. If you are really good at tech…
    - 7 days ago, 12 Sep 17, 7:46pm -
  • Is It Too Late to Get into Defense Stocks?
    North Korea tested a nuclear bomb and all stocks went down with the exception of defense stocks. As the North Korean drama plays out, for good or for ill, these investments will do well. Is it too late to get into defense stocks? CNBC writes that def…
    - 15 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 4:46pm -
  • Do It Yourself Stock Trading
    The good part about do it yourself stock trading is that you don’t need to suffer the mistakes of others. The down side to do it yourself stock trading is that it is work. Traders determine stock value and predict stock price direction using t…
    - 18 days ago, 2 Sep 17, 5:33pm -
  • Technical Analysis Indicates Stock Market Decline
    Many stocks are probably overpriced but the market keeps going up. According to CNBC one technical analyst is betting against stocks based on one chart. “With the recent volatility, we have in fact broken uptrend support,” the founder of TradingA…
    - 29 days ago, 22 Aug 17, 2:41pm -
  • Dangers of Trading Stocks in August
    The old saying is to sell in May and go away. The rationale is that many traders do this and the market is often flat in the summer or low volume begets high volatility which can be dangerous. What are the other dangers of trading stocks in August? I…
    - 34 days ago, 17 Aug 17, 6:18pm -
  • What Happens to Stocks when Earnings Fall Off?
    The stock market keeps going up. Although many think it is overpriced the rally is supported by earnings. What happens when earnings fall off? CBS News discusses the rising market and some standout stocks. The question for investors of whether to bai…
    - 43 days ago, 8 Aug 17, 3:03pm -
  • How Can You Practice Trading Stocks?
    - 50 days ago, 1 Aug 17, 3:55pm -
  • For Doing Business Is Iran the Center of Everything?
    When you hear about Iran in the news it seems always to be about their nuclear program, threats of sanctions and a deal made to scale back their nuclear ambitions. This is sort of like China a few decades ago when it was a backward and isolated natio…
    - 57 days ago, 25 Jul 17, 6:16pm -
  • Why Are Chinese Investors Worried?
    China turned in a 6.9% economic growth report for the last quarter. This is slightly better than expected as the fast growing Chinese economy has cooled off over the last few years. Unfortunately the debt accumulated in order to propel that growth is…
    - 64 days ago, 18 Jul 17, 12:26pm -
  • When Is a Stock Dividend Too High?
    Dividend stocks are commonly thought to be good investments because only a profitable company can afford to pay dividends. Right? Maybe not. There are times when a too high dividend should be a warning sign. When is a stock dividend too high? CNBC wr…
    - 71 days ago, 11 Jul 17, 3:29pm -

Investors Place

  • SeaDrill Ltd (SDRL) Stock Is Still As Good As Dead
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsFor SDRL stock, the buyout rumor is just a rumor. SeaDrill is as good as dead and here's why investors shouldn't buy the hype.The post SeaDrill Ltd (SDRL) Stock Is Still As Good As Dead…
    - 15 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 2:36pm -
  • iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (ETF) (TLT): Bet Against the Experts
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsBond experts have been wrong for years about bonds price levels. I Bet that they will be wrong again so I sell against them for income.The post iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (ETF) (…
    - 15 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 2:28pm -
  • The SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (GLD) Is a Gold Mine for Free Profits
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsGold is spiking on war headlines and a falling dollar, but I think the rally is done. Here's how to short the SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (GLD).The post The SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (GLD) Is a Go…
    - 15 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 2:16pm -
  • 4 Biotech Stocks That More Than Doubled This Year
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe biotech sector has been witnessing an uptrend this year with impressive performance in both the quarters. Shares of quite a few companies have more than dou...The post 4 Biotech Stoc…
    - 15 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 2:15pm -
  • Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Stock Could Net You a 200% Return
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsTime to ditch your Alphabet bearish positions and target a 200% return as GOOGL stock looks to challenge $1,000 again.The post Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Stock Could Net You a 200% Return appe…
    - 15 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 2:06pm -
  • Harris Corporation (HRS) Leads 4 Dividend Stocks Increasing Payouts
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsFour notable dividend stocks recently raised their payouts, including Harris Corporation (HRS). Here's what you need to know.The post Harris Corporation (HRS) Leads 4 Dividend Stocks Inc…
    - 15 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 1:56pm -
  • Trade Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock as Its iPhone 8 Event Falls Flat
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe recent 9% rally has taken AAPL stock to extremes, and it's time for the rally to stall in front of next week's big Apple Event.The post Trade Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock as Its iPhone 8…
    - 15 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 1:40pm -
  • Your Face Is the Newest Weapon Against Cybercrime
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe error message flashed across the screen for the third and final time. I entered the wrong password too many times. I couldn’t try again for another 30...The post Your Face Is the N…
    - 15 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 1:20pm -
  • For Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stock, The Lucky Number Is 13
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsIf you have faith in the United States of Amazon.com, I still urge you not to go long outright. Instead, consider this spread on AMZN stock.The post For Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stock, Th…
    - 15 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 1:16pm -
  • Tuesday’s Vital Data: Bank of America Corp (BAC), Facebook Inc (FB) and General Electric Company (GE)
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsBank of America (BAC) targeted by bearish call options, Facebook (FB) goes after YouTube ad dollars, General Electric (GE) plans job cuts.The post Tuesday’s Vital Data: Bank of Am…
    - 15 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 1:08pm -
  • Will North Korea’s Nuclear Test Cause U.S. Markets to Slide?
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe impact of this event on the U.S. bourses will largely be limited to the short term.The post Will North Korea’s Nuclear Test Cause U.S. Markets to Slide? appeared first on InvestorP…
    - 15 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 1:00pm -
  • Volatility Rise Is on the Horizon
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsDespite last week's month-end rally in stocks, the seasonal increase in volatility in early fall remains a real risk for traders and investors.The post Volatility Rise Is on the Horizon…
    - 15 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 11:38am -
  • Trade of the Day: Palo Alto Networks Inc (PANW) Stock Is a Bullish Delight
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsPANW stock last week left behind a notably bullish mark on its charts that could have set a new leg higher in motion.The post Trade of the Day: Palo Alto Networks Inc (PANW) Stock Is a B…
    - 15 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 11:08am -
  • 3 Stocks to Watch on Tuesday: Boeing Co (BA), McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) and Novartis AG (ADR) (NVS)
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsBoeing (BA) has won a dispute with Airbus, McDonald's (MCD) workers strike in the US and UK and Novartis (NVS) names Van Narasimhan its CEO.The post 3 Stocks to Watch on Tuesday: Boeing…
    - 15 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 11:00am -
  • Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL) Stock Gets 18% Premium in United Tech’s Bid
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsRockwell Collins (COL) will be acquired by United Technologies (UTX). The $23 billion cash and stock deal values COL stock at $140 a share.The post Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL) Stock Get…
    - 15 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 8:21am -
  • New on Netflix in September 2017: 16 New Netflix Movies
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe September selection of what's new on Netflix has been unveiled. It includes at least 16 films worth watching, including 'Pocahontas.'The post New on Netflix in September 2017: 16 New…
    - 18 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 8:03pm -
  • Samsung Gets OK to Test Self-Driving Cars on California Public Roads
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsSamsung self-driving cars will be driven on California roads as part of a test that will help determine just how safe they are at the moment.The post Samsung Gets OK to Test Self-Driving…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 7:30pm -
  • 3 Soaring Pharmaceutical Stocks That Can Double in a Year
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThese pharmaceutical stocks have two things in common: a 'Strong Buy' analyst consensus rating and upside potential of over 100% from the current share price.The post 3 Soaring Pharmaceu…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 7:26pm -
  • 3 Familiar Food Stocks Getting Hammered
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsCrushing selling pressure is starting to hit key packaged food stocks amid poor results and broad pressure against brand-name products.The post 3 Familiar Food Stocks Getting Hammered ap…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 7:25pm -
  • 3 Earnings Reports That Could Turn Things Upside Down
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsNext week, Hewlett Packard, Fred's, and Kroger will report earnings. Investors should pay attention to HPE, FRED, and KR stock.The post 3 Earnings Reports That Could Turn Things Upside D…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 7:24pm -
  • 6 Straight-A Financial Stocks to Buy Now
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsA handful of financial stocks are posting stunning numbers, and some of these stocks to buy are throwing off huge dividends to boot.The post 6 Straight-A Financial Stocks to Buy Now appe…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 7:22pm -
  • 3 Grocery Stocks Impacted After Amazon Bought Whole Foods
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsGrocery stocks KR, WMT and SFM will all face different levels of challenge now that Amazon has bought Whole Foods.The post 3 Grocery Stocks Impacted After Amazon Bought Whole Foods appea…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 7:16pm -
  • 10 Retirement Stocks to Buy and Hold for the Rest of Your Life
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsBuy-and-hold is the key to a long-lasting, fruitful retirement. These 10 retirement stocks will provide income and safety for years to come.The post 10 Retirement Stocks to Buy and Hold…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 6:54pm -
  • Kroger Co (KR) Stock Fails These 3 Simple Tests
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsKroger doesn't just fail these criteria, it fails badly. Avoid KR stock for the foreseeable future as Amazon's Whole Foods purchase plays out.The post Kroger Co (KR) Stock Fails These 3…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 6:08pm -
  • Buy This Dip In Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Stock
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsGOOGL stock has been in sell-off mode recently, but Alphabet's fundamentals remain strong and the valuation is attractive.The post Buy This Dip In Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Stock appeared fir…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 5:58pm -
  • Friday Apple Rumors: 2017 iPhone Names Leak
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsFriday's Apple Rumors include new possible components for the upcoming 2017 iPhone, an Apple Pay Cash trademark in the E.U. and more.The post Friday Apple Rumors: 2017 iPhone Names Leak…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 5:51pm -
  • Why Twitter Inc (TWTR) Is Looking Like an Outmoded Newspaper
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsTWTR stock is deteriorating. The Twitter user base continues to languish and unfortunately, there are few signs that things will get better.The post Why Twitter Inc (TWTR) Is Looking Lik…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 5:50pm -
  • Lululemon Athletica Inc. (LULU) Stock Will Stay Stuck in Its Comfort Zone
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsLULU stock is rallying after solid second-quarter numbers, but Lululemon's valuation is rich and the growth is tepidThe post Lululemon Athletica Inc. (LULU) Stock Will Stay Stuck in Its…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 5:30pm -
  • Amazon Prime Now to Launch in Canada by Year End
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsAmazon Prime Now is coming to Canada by the end of 2017 as part of a pilot tests of the delivery service in the country.The post Amazon Prime Now to Launch in Canada by Year End appeared…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 4:52pm -
  • Palo Alto Networks Inc (PANW) Stock Is Back to Its Winning Ways
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsAfter a rough run with a string of disappointing quarters, PANW stock is back to being a Wall Street darling.The post Palo Alto Networks Inc (PANW) Stock Is Back to Its Winning Ways appe…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 4:41pm -
  • 5 Retail Stocks Proving the American Consumer Is Still Alive
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsRetail stocks are tricky, but for the first time in years consumers are using more credit than debit, and these five stocks have soared.The post 5 Retail Stocks Proving the American Cons…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 4:31pm -
  • Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD) Stock Pops on Q3 Earnings Beat
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsToronto-Dominion Bank (TD) stock was up on Friday following the release of its fiscal third quarter earnings report for 2017.The post Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD) Stock Pops on Q3 Earnings…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 4:20pm -
  • Flagging Facebook Inc (FB) Stock for a Bullish Breakout
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsWorries about Facebook from the financial media has set FB stock up for a bullish breakout, and this technical flag formation proves it.The post Flagging Facebook Inc (FB) Stock for a Bu…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 4:05pm -
  • 3 Big Stock Charts for Friday: Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN), Automatic Data Processing (ADP) and Citrix Systems, Inc. (CTXS)
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsAutomatic Data Processing (ADP), Amazon (AMZN) and Citrix Systems (CTXS) are giving traders strong technical signals of where the next moves are going to take each stock.The post 3 Big S…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 4:02pm -
  • Align Technology, Inc. (ALGN): Up More Than 85% and Still Smiling
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsAlign Technology dominates its dental niche, giving adults a chance to improve their smiles and investors a chance to profit from ALGN stock.The post Align Technology, Inc. (ALGN): Up Mo…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 3:52pm -
  • Seadrill Ltd (SDRL) Stock Blazes Higher on Possible M&A Interest
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsSeadrill (SDRL) stock was on the rise Friday following reports of possible merger and acquisition interest from China Merchants Group.The post Seadrill Ltd (SDRL) Stock Blazes Higher on…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 3:51pm -
  • Should You Buy Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) Stock? 3 Pros, 3 Cons
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsElectronic Arts' digital transformation is going well, Madden 18 looks great, and the weak dollar is boosting earnings. But is the EA stock price justified?The post Should You Buy Electr…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 3:43pm -
  • Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA) Stock Is Still a Bargain…For Now
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsWalgreens is poised for solid long-term growth and the current price of WBA stock makes it a bargain for investors looking to enter the space.The post Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA)…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 3:35pm -
  • Low-Volatility ETFs Can Offer Steady Gains
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsIf you're looking for an investment you can count on, these low-volatility ETFs that are worth a look if you're aware of their boundaries.The post Low-Volatility ETFs Can Offer Steady Ga…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 3:08pm -
  • 3 Entertainment Stocks to Buy Before They Get Re-Rated
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsEntertainment stocks have been beaten down, but now offer favorable upside and compelling long-term returns.The post 3 Entertainment Stocks to Buy Before They Get Re-Rated appeared first…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 3:00pm -
  • Is Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Stock REALLY Worth the Risk?
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsAdvanced Micro Devices (AMD) is one of the most polarizing stocks out there, but both bulls and bears have some good points.The post Is Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Stock REALLY Wo…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 3:00pm -
  • Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) vs Mercadolibre Inc (MELI)
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsWith all its accounting skeptics, Alibbaba (BABA) isn’t necessarily the better buy. Here's what you need to know about each.The post Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) vs Mercadolib…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 2:14pm -
  • Is Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Stock Really All That Different Now?
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsMicrosoft may not be what it once was, but not as much as bulls seem to think. For MSFT stock, that seems to create an ongoing risk.The post Is Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Stock Really…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 2:13pm -
  • Lululemon Athletica inc. (LULU) Stock Is in the ‘Cobra Position’
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsOn earnings, LULU is either a shooting star or falling machete. Today it's rallying but it's not too late to go long. Sell puts for income.The post Lululemon Athletica inc. (LULU) Stock…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 2:11pm -
  • The Not-So-Crazy Case for $10,000 Bitcoin
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsAll-time highs aren't always ceilings. Bitcoin prices have gone parabolic, but a doubler-plus from here is doable.The post The Not-So-Crazy Case for $10,000 Bitcoin appeared first on Inv…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 2:07pm -
  • It’s Not Too Late to Go Long Palo Alto Networks Inc (PANW) Stock
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsPANW stock spikes on earnings report. I don't like to chase rallies this big, but I will bet on proven support in Palo Alto to generate free profits.The post It’s Not Too Late to Go Lo…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 1:55pm -
  • Why Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Stock Is the One to Beat in September
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsGOOGL stock hit $1,000 in June. It has been downhill since, but September could return Alphabet to four digits. Here's why.The post Why Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Stock Is the One to Beat in S…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 1:31pm -
  • Trade of the Day: Newmont Mining Corp (NEM)
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsI'm leaning bullish, particularly on copper, which has been on a fantastic run this year, and on precious metals mining as well. The post Trade of the Day: Newmont Mining Corp (NEM) appe…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 1:23pm -
  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) Stock Will Be Just Fine
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsValeant stock has been a dog, but it should make it through the other side just fine. Here's how to position long in VRX stock.The post Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX) Stock Will…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 1:19pm -
  • Friday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) and Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)
    InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsApple (AAPL) options surge on event date, Advanced Micro (AMD) jumps on Jefferies and Gilead (GILD) surges as FDA approves NVA's treatment.The post Friday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc.…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 1:12pm -

Trading for Traders

    Profitable Trading Tips

    • When to Dumpster Dive for Stocks
      Earlier this year we asked how can you make money trading penny stocks? If you are going to trade stocks, trade what you know. That means if you have specific knowledge regarding a specific stock sector stick with that. If you are really good at tech…
      - 7 days ago, 12 Sep 17, 7:46pm -
    • Is It Too Late to Get into Defense Stocks?
      North Korea tested a nuclear bomb and all stocks went down with the exception of defense stocks. As the North Korean drama plays out, for good or for ill, these investments will do well. Is it too late to get into defense stocks? CNBC writes that def…
      - 15 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 4:46pm -
    • Do It Yourself Stock Trading
      The good part about do it yourself stock trading is that you don’t need to suffer the mistakes of others. The down side to do it yourself stock trading is that it is work. Traders determine stock value and predict stock price direction using t…
      - 18 days ago, 2 Sep 17, 5:33pm -
    • Technical Analysis Indicates Stock Market Decline
      Many stocks are probably overpriced but the market keeps going up. According to CNBC one technical analyst is betting against stocks based on one chart. “With the recent volatility, we have in fact broken uptrend support,” the founder of TradingA…
      - 29 days ago, 22 Aug 17, 2:41pm -
    • Dangers of Trading Stocks in August
      The old saying is to sell in May and go away. The rationale is that many traders do this and the market is often flat in the summer or low volume begets high volatility which can be dangerous. What are the other dangers of trading stocks in August? I…
      - 34 days ago, 17 Aug 17, 6:18pm -
    • What Happens to Stocks when Earnings Fall Off?
      The stock market keeps going up. Although many think it is overpriced the rally is supported by earnings. What happens when earnings fall off? CBS News discusses the rising market and some standout stocks. The question for investors of whether to bai…
      - 43 days ago, 8 Aug 17, 3:03pm -
    • How Can You Practice Trading Stocks?
      - 50 days ago, 1 Aug 17, 3:55pm -
    • For Doing Business Is Iran the Center of Everything?

      For Doing Business Is Iran the Center of Everything?

      When you hear about Iran in the news it seems always to be about their nuclear program, threats of sanctions and a deal made to scale back their nuclear ambitions. This is sort of like China a few decades ago when it was a backward and isolated natio…
      - 57 days ago, 25 Jul 17, 6:16pm -
    • Why Are Chinese Investors Worried?
      China turned in a 6.9% economic growth report for the last quarter. This is slightly better than expected as the fast growing Chinese economy has cooled off over the last few years. Unfortunately the debt accumulated in order to propel that growth is…
      - 64 days ago, 18 Jul 17, 12:26pm -
    • When Is a Stock Dividend Too High?
      Dividend stocks are commonly thought to be good investments because only a profitable company can afford to pay dividends. Right? Maybe not. There are times when a too high dividend should be a warning sign. When is a stock dividend too high? CNBC wr…
      - 71 days ago, 11 Jul 17, 3:29pm -

    NetPicks

    • Losing Trades Are Not That Bad
      It is interesting to see how individual traders approach this business.  Of course there are different methods and ways to trade but I am talking about the mindset in regards to trading losses.  I think that is the number one criteria that can…
      - 2 days ago, 18 Sep 17, 12:17am -
    • What If Your Pullback Trade Fails To Set Up?
      Trading pullbacks is a time tested way of zeroing in on locations to trade.  Whether you are using support and resistance, trend lines, moving averages, or even Fibonacci retracements, trading pullbacks is a viable part of trading setups that y…
      - 9 days ago, 11 Sep 17, 6:21pm -
    • Do You Want To Trade Or Analyze?
      Fundamental analysis.  Technical analysis. The debate that can rage between two traders on whether fundamental analysis trumps technical analysis can be entertaining.  You will see them hold tight to their opinions and you have to applaud their…
      - 12 days ago, 8 Sep 17, 6:20am -
    • Is More Trading Discipline The Answer?
      It’s commonplace for traders to regularly lose money by trading in a manner which they know they shouldn’t be which means they are not following their trading plan.  This is assuming the trader has taken the time to actually put together…
      - 17 days ago, 3 Sep 17, 1:44pm -
    • Swing Trading Or Day Trading – 5 Questions
      As a company that develops trading systems for all types of traders, we often face the question of which style of trading is best.  People are looking for which direction they should go – swing trading or day trading. They also wonder if they ne…
      - 20 days ago, 31 Aug 17, 12:00pm -
    • Are You Prepared For A Changing Market?
      Things change.  In trading, that can mean: Higher or lower volatility Psychological make up of the trader Shocking news that rocks the market Anything that may affect your risk/reward protocols in your trading plan Every day the markets ebb and fl…
      - 24 days ago, 27 Aug 17, 1:52am -
    • It Doesn’t Stop At Trade Entries
      Many traders are looking for the perfect trading setup thinking the setup and trade entry is the key to success.  To all those people who believe that is the missing variable and once found their path to riches will be shown:  Trade entries are…
      - 29 days ago, 22 Aug 17, 11:40am -
    • Consider These 5 Things When Changing Markets
      If you have been in the business of trading markets, you’ve no doubt not only jumped trading systems and strategies, but also markets. Netpicks offers trading strategies that makes approaching different markets quite easy.  In the right hands, i…
      - 34 days ago, 17 Aug 17, 1:39am -
    • Use A Trading Indicator With Price Action
      Trading indicators as a form of technical analysis are an important part of the trading system and strategy of many traders.  Whether traders are looking for a way to determine a trend or a buy/sell signal, technical indicators are the first line…
      - 38 days ago, 13 Aug 17, 2:41pm -
    • Here Is How We Trade Options – 5 Ways To Profit
      You may not want to trade Options for a living but having options trading as part of your overall trading portfolio is a strong way to diversify your trading business. Our approach to trading options will be a little different than what most trade…
      - 46 days ago, 5 Aug 17, 12:16am -