Stocks-Mutual-Funds : Business & Finance
Series EE bonds are the primary form of savings bond issued by the U.S. Treasury. You can purchase savings bonds in paper certificate form or electronically through the Treasury's online account system -- Treasury Direct. Savings bonds are popular gifts for children, grandchildren and other minors t
The fundamental key to making money in the stock market is to buy low and sell high. When buying or selling stock, you can either do it through a market order or a limit order. A market order buys or sells the desired stock at the current market price. A limit order will buy or sell the stock only i
There are hundreds of companies that are traded on the stock market and deciding which one to invest in can be difficult. However, choosing a company doesn't have to be difficult if you put together a system of choosing. If you pay attention to certain signs, you can determine which company to choos
The recent chatter in the financial world is that a stock market crash is imminent. If the prediction holds true, do you have your investments protected?
To me it's so obvious that investing for income is so superior to investing for capital gains, that I have to wonder why the world is missing this. I think I just found the answer in Harry M. Markowitz's autobiographical writings.
It is about time. Stock traders are now getting interested in penny stocks. These stocks are ignored much like the black sheep in many families. They will never get the same attention the top companies, i.e. Microsoft and Wal-Mart receive.
If you're going to invest in mutual funds, you should sign up with a reputable broker. Founded in 1875, Prudential is a well known financial institution. While you can always access Prudential securities and mutual funds online, you might have a desire to meet with or speak to a representative in yo
Sharebuilder (www.sharebuilder.com) an online brokerage company that simplifies the process of buying and selling stocks. Before you can buy stocks through Sharebuilder you must create an account with the company by completing an application and funding the account. A variety of accounts are availab
Is Apple really going to do better than Microsoft? The answer may surprise you.
A stock market works as an auction, bringing buyers and sellers together. As a beginning investor, you may want to own some stocks, but you won't want them to dominant your portfolio. Balance is the key.
One of the most interesting things in the stock market, is watching people trade stocks and engage in crowd behavior. This has been very evident in the recent market decline. When the market was going down, the crowd was selling into at any price, causing the stock market crash.