The stock market recovery following the financial crisis has passed through various stages and descriptions, most of them negative in tone.
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As the stock market suffers its largest sell-off of the year but still only 2% off all-time highs, it’s a good time to step back and take the 10,000 foot view so as to see the forest through trees.
The big news Monday was ride sharing firm Lyft teaming up with the self-driving driving technology firm Waymo in what was described as a "broad and fluid partnership."
Over the past several years gold has lost much of its value not just in terms of price.
Back in March I wrote an article Option Trading is Collapsing in which I pointed out “some unnerving trends have been developing in the option trading industry”, including the lack of volume and liquidity in many of the individual listed equity options, …
When word came down after the close yesterday the Securities Exchange Commission had approved the listing of two ETFs employing 4x leverage, the response ranged from applause, to concern, to ridicule, and of course the internet being what it is, …
The Ancient Mariner's lament of, "water, water everywhere but not a drop to drink", has a corollary in the investment world that goes something like this, "water is the most vital element on the planet but it doesn’t seem to …
Yesterday the Nasdaq Composite Index finally crossed a new milestone, closing above the 6,000 level.
The wave of quarterly earnings reports is hitting a peak with the busiest week of the season - no fewer than 990 companies, 97 of which are part of S&P 500, will be reporting over the next five days.
As a trader who focuses on the use of technical analysis and options, two of the concepts I’m always hammering on about: price foretells the story and it also tends to revert to the mean.