3 New U.S. Stock Exchanges Are Competing for Traders

Three U.S. stock exchanges opened for the first time this month, aiming to introduce competition and attract value-minded investors.
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5 Ways COVID-19 Is Changing Retail Trading

Retail trading has boomed since March 2020, impacting the ways individual investors approach the markets.
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What the 2020 Election Could Mean for the Stock Market, Based on Past Presidential Election Years

Stock market data from election years may challenge widely-held expectations from investors.
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Why the S&P 500 Index Hit a Record High During an Economic Low

The S&P 500 hit record highs in August 2020 despite the economic downturn.
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Going Green: Why Millennials Are Investing in ESG Companies

Many millennial investors are favoring companies with impactful ESG (environmental, social, and governance) factors, even in the midst of COVID-19.
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All That Glitters: What to Know Before Investing in Gold

The price of gold is hitting record-breaking highs in the midst of economic uncertainty as investors search for alternative assets.
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The Allure of the Unicorn, the Fairy Tale Startup

The number of unicorn companies, or privately held companies each worth more than $1 billion, has been conspicuously growing in the past five years.
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Blank Check Companies Are Trending in 2020

A blank check company, or special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), is an alternative way for a company to go public, especially as circumstances...
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How Bollinger Bands Can Boost Trading Strategy

Bollinger Bands® are a technical analysis tool that can indicate price volatility, helping traders anticipate opportunities in the market.
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How Does Automated Trading Work?

Automated trading uses an algorithm to follow predetermined entries and exits to trade faster than human traders, but it takes more than a computer...
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