Stocks

  • Covered Calls
    Covered calls are another one of the more popular stock option strategies. But like the rest of them, you have to first understand them fully, to grasp how they can benefit investors in general. Fro....
  • Online Trading Software
    New software has made it much easier for people to trade stocks, bonds, and other assets without the aid of a broker. This type of software has been available since online trading became popular, but ....
  • Futures Trading
    Futures trading has been around for thousands of years. Futures markets were around in ancient Greece and Rome trading a variety of different commodities. In the 10th century, the world's first organi....
  • Mutual Funds Trading
    When a person enters into a mutual fund he is, in essence, joining an investment company. His money is pooled with the money of other investors, and together their money is invested into stocks, bonds....
  • E Mini Futures Trading
    E-mini futures trading is relatively new to the world of futures trading. The first e-mini was introduced by the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) in 1997. Since then the e-minis have grown into four ....
  • Online Stock Market Trading
    The Internet has played a major role in helping individuals to take personal control over their investments. People now have access to many research tools that used to be limited to just investment pr....
  • Mutual Funds
    A person who invests in a mutual fund is putting his money in with the money of other fund investors. The fund then functions as an investment company. Everyone's money is used to make purchases of st....
  • Small Cap Stock Picks
    Market capitalization is simply the market value of a specific company. To arrive at a company's market cap, simply multiply the stock price by the number of outstanding shares. There are three main t....
  • Margin Trading
    When a person opens a margin account with a brokerage firm he has the ability to borrow money, stocks, or assets from the broker. Margin trading often allows a person to make trades that he would not ....
  • Writing Calls
    Using calls, you guarantee yourself a right to buy a security at a specific price and time. However, you are not obligated to do so. These calls boil down to essentially bets that the stock market as ....