Being a stock broker ain’t what it used to be. The country’s ranks of financial advisers shrunk by 7,000, or 2.3%, to 316,000 last year as the rocky stock market led brokers to exit the business, according to a survey from research firm …
Why pay E*Trade $8 to buy or sell a stock when you can trade for free on Robinhood? After two years of development, $16 million in funding, and 500,000 waitlist signups, Robinhood finally hits the iOS App Store today. Robinhood lets you …
Ask around. Get a few names. And then go talk to them. Finding a good broker is a lot like finding a good doctor. You need to spend a little time first to find out if you like them -– and trust them. A lot of what makes the relationship work …
If you’re one of the estimated 15 million people who bought Grand Theft Auto V and have been playing it since it came out last week, you’ve probably spent a lot of time killing gang members, plotting jewelry-store heists, and rendezvousing at …
There are nearly 340,000 people on the wait list to access the Robinhood trading app. The legendary archer of Sherwood Forest is taking aim at the stock market. Robinhood is a new trading app that promises users free trades and no …
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Beijing • China's stock market lurched lower again Monday, triggering "circuit breakers" that halted trading. The slump was the latest episode in months of turmoil for Chinese investors. China's market benchmark soared 150 percent …
Have you ever thought that you may have what it takes to become a multi-millionaire through buying and selling stocks on the stock market? Lots of people have done it, so it isn’t out of the question, but how can you be sure that you have …
When it comes to fairness on U.S. stock exchanges, nobody really knows the truth. There’s never been a comprehensive study on the desirability of the system in place at the three biggest U.S. stock exchanges, which pay some traders to …
I would like to start trading in the stock market, but I wonder if it is right for me and my current situation. While I have a 401(k), I would like to try buying some individual stocks. Assuming that is the right way for me to go, how do I choose …