Stocks

  • Options Contracts
    Options contracts are often confusing to first-time investors. People assume that purchasing an option is just another way to purchase stock. This is not actually true. When a person gets an option co....
  • Option Spreads
    One of the most important parts of option trading is the use of option spreads. At the time you purchase an option, you pay a premium. The money you make or lose will end up being the difference betwe....
  • Online Trading
    People from all backgrounds have found success trading stocks, bonds, and futures online. In the past, online traders consisted of people who only made occasional small purchases. They were, by no mea....
  • Stock Option Advice
    The world of stock option information can be very confusing. With so many technical definitions, your head can start to spin. Quality stock option advice is necessary to navigate in the financial wo....
  • Stock Portfolios
    There are different ways to establish a stock portfolio. The most common is through an investment firm. A financial advisor works with a client to establish a portfolio that fits the client's needs. S....
  • Stock Investing
    Stock investing comes in a wide variety of styles. They can range from long term to very short term, risky to somewhat less risky. There are different styles of investing as well as what you can use t....
  • Stock Broker Commissions
    High stockbroker commissions can end up making a very successful trade far less lucrative for an investor. Some brokers simply take a percentage of each trade that is made. This percentage is not alwa....
  • Dax Futures
    The Eurex exchange offers futures contracts on the German DAX index. These futures follow the value of the 30 stocks that comprise the DAX composite. An individual trader can utilize the futures contr....
  • Online Option Trading
    There are two ways investors in the stock market can increase their leverage: margin and options. Margin is the borrowing of money from a stock broker to purchase shares of a company. The maximum amou....
  • Options Trading
    Many people are under the impression that options trading is essentially the same thing as trading stocks. Stocks are often involved in options trading, but the two practices function on different pri....