Many people think trading is the simplest way of making money in the stock market. Far from it; I believe it is the easiest way of losing money. There is an old Wall Street adage, that "the easiest way of making a small fortune in the markets …
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 …
On Robinhood, users can purchase U.S.-listed stocks or exchange-traded funds on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq. Robinhood boasts that transactions on the app are free. "Paying to trade is like paying to send an email," a …
RobinHood is about to let anyone buy and sell stocks for free instead of having to pay E*Trade or Scottrade $7 per transaction. Today RobinHood begins inviting the 160,000 people who’ve signed up to download its glossy new app …
Nasdaq OMX Group Inc. (NASDAQ: NDAQ) has asked the Securities and Exchange Commission to allow it to process trades as early at 4 a.m. Although some U.S. equities are traded on international exchanges, the advance would allow …
On Thursday, investors traded 13.9 million shares, and the stock closed at 85 cents, down 4.1%. The old GM stock had a higher trading volume than big, viable companies like retailer CVS Caremark, banker Capital One Financial Corp and …
Our intraday outlook is now neutral, and our short-term outlook is neutral. However, our medium-term outlook is now bearish: The main U.S. stock market indexes lost 3.1-4.3% on Friday, as investors reacted to global stock markets …
House Democratic leaders are considering imposing a new tax on stock transactions to fund a jobs bill, leadership sources tell The Hill. Rep. Ed Perlmutter (D-Colo.) has been making the case for such a Wall Street tax, and House leaders …
It's been a disastrous few days for Trump's political appointments as they crumble before each committee that questions them. It’s been a disastrous few days for Trump’s political appointments as they crumble before each committee that …
Almost everyone finds intra-day (margin) trading fascinating. Most young and first-time day-traders feel all they need to do in this cakewalk is to have a dematerialised account, invest some money at the start of the day and take home a quick …