Trading

Here are all the theories explaining the crypto market crash

• <b>The cryptocurrency market has lost $340 billion of value since the start of January, with a severe sell-off on Tuesday and Wednesday this week.</b>• <b><br>Analysts are variously blaming: concerns about regulation, light trading volumes in Asia, bitcoin futures, and an unsustainable price run-up.</b>• <b><br>Expect the</b> …

Business

A Beginner's Guide to Understanding Market Price Per Share

The market price per share of stock—usually termed simply "share price"—​is the dollar amount that investors are willing to pay for one share of a …

Investing

Bitcoin's Breach of $10,000 Triggers Sell Signal for Technicians

Bitcoin’s meteoric rise and subsequent plunge has crypto investors scrambling for ways to make sense of the market. Wall Street certainly has tools, …

Cryptocurrency

7 Exchange-Traded Funds Outperforming The S&P 500

The S&P 500 closed Tuesday up 3.8% year-to-date, setting an all-time intraday high of 2,807.54, failing to hold my weekly pivot of 2,800.1. The S&P 500 is divided into 11 sectors and each sector can be traded using its own exchange-traded fund.<p>Seven sector ETFs are outperforming the average led by …

Investing

Jim Rickards Warns: Bursting This Bubble Could Break The World

The key to bubble analysis is to look at what’s causing the bubble. If you get the hidden dynamics right, your ability to collect huge profits or …

Economy

Cboe's First Bitcoin Futures Contract Expired Today

The first bitcoin futures contract listed by Cboe has expired, a move that came amid a turbulent day of trading that saw the cryptocurrency's price …

Cryptocurrency

How To Survive The Crypto Crash

Did a bear market in cryptocurrency just start?<p>Many people are convinced that cryptocurrency will crash sooner or later and investors should at least …

Business

Blockchain ETFs Hit the Market

The Reality Shares Nasdaq NexGen Economy ETF and the Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF are known by their respective tickers BLCN and BLOK. …

Investing

Will GE Stock Break Down From Its 52-Week Lows? | Investopedia

General Electric Company (GE) shares have fallen more than 7% over the past two days amid plans to break up the firm and reports that it had more …

Investing

Shorts on top as January CBOE bitcoin futures near settlement

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The slide in bitcoin's price in recent weeks has favored bearish bets on the cryptocurrency, and with January futures expiring on Wednesday, speculators who had loaded up on bearish positions in front-month contracts will reap big gains.<p>Bitcoin futures started trading on Cboe …

Investing

How Far Could Boeing Fall?

Over the past couple of years, I've been very successful investing in cyclical stocks near the bottom of the cycle.<p>With the overall market ripping …

Business

3 Ways to Trade Cybersecurity in 2018 | Investopedia

Looking back on 2017, it is apparent that the need for enhanced cybersecurity is growing and that the industry is ripe for innovative solutions. The …

Investing

Microsoft stock chart flashes bearish reversal pattern as momentum fades

Shares of Microsoft Corp. bounced Wednesday, but not quite enough to erase the bearish chart pattern that materialized during the previous session’s …

Investing

‘Toshimoku’s Trading Tips & Tricks

<b>Here’s how trading begins and evolves for most successful traders:</b><p><i>Losing all your money every trade</i><p>Depending on how quickly you adjust your risk …

Investing

High Yield Bond Spreads Just Hit A 10-Year Low, Should The S&P Care?

Technicals: Short-term price momentum is positive, we're within the historically positive pre-FOMC drift period, and monthly seasonality is a …

Business

CNBC: How to trade Apple options ahead of earnings (video)

On Trading Nation, Todd Gordon posted a 3-minute tutorial Tuesday.<p>Ex Gordon:<p>Apple is contained in this beautiful 2017 uptrend channel. It looks to me …

Investing

Charting the Stock Market's Potential Waterloo Moment: Market Recon

It was sellers that showed up in U.S. equity markets on Tuesday morning just as victory had seemed assured, not the Dutch cavalry. There really are a …

Banking

Covered Call Strategy using Machine Learning

A covered call is used by an investor to make some small profit while holding the stock. Mostly the reason why a trader would want to create a …

Data Science

Sector And Industry Rotation - Current Affairs And Stock Picks

While the market is on a bull tear, sector (and industry) rotation is perking-up and is just another sign of a healthy market.<p>New developments - …

Stocks

Cboe gets nod to challenge NYSE, Nasdaq for closing stock orders

© Reuters. Cboe gets nod to challenge NYSE, Nasdaq for closing stock orders<p>By John McCrank<p>NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Securities and Exchange Commission …

Stock Markets

Wednesday’s TSX breakouts: A potential catalyst could send this stock’s price to record levels

n today's TSX Breakouts report, there are 28 stocks on the positive breakouts list (stocks with positive price momentum), and 23 securities are on the negative breakouts list (stocks with negative price momentum).<p>Discussed today is a stock that appeared on the positive breakouts list last week. …

Stocks

Stock futures higher after roller coaster trading session

U.S. stock futures were pointing to a rebound Wednesday after an afternoon slide that erased all of a 283 point gain for the Dow.

Investing

What Tuesday's wild market ride tells us about where stocks might go next

Tuesday was a wild day in the U.S. stock market.<p>When investors got to the office after a three-day holiday weekend, futures were soaring higher after …

Investing

McDonald's Stock Looks Vulnerable After Record Run | Investopedia

Shares of Dow component McDonald's Corporation (MCD) rose 42% in 2017, capping a remarkable turnaround that started with the October 2015 …

Investing

History Says Stocks Can Keep Going Up

What does history say about an 8-year stock rally?<p>How many more years could stocks rally based on history?<p>Is the Shiller PE/CAPE ratio a rally killer?<p>…

Business

The United States Oil Fund USO Is In Trouble, According To This Sliver Of The 'Smart Money' Crowd

Commercial oil traders are betting on an oil pullback (and they're usually right).<p>OPEC and U.S. producers have maintained restraint in not restoring …

Business

Why Exact Sciences Will Plunge Even Further | Investopedia

<i>(Note: The author of this fundamental analysis is a financial writer and portfolio manager.)</i><p>Shares of Exact Sciences Corp. (EXAS) are getting …

Finance

Barrick Gold Corp.: A Million Dollar Options Play?

The dream of making a million on an options trade has been one of my dreams for some years, so today, I’ll outline one such possibility.<p>It is …

Business

'Tis Only A Flesh Wound: BTC On Edge Of 40% Drawdown

Bitcoin is known for its volatility, but even by the cryptocurrency's own high standards, the recent decline of almost 40% off all-time highs is …

Business

Market Volatility Bulletin: VIX At Upper End Of 3-Month Trading Range

The S&P is attempting a recovery in the early portion of today's session.<p>Markets are gyrating more (FX, commodities, bonds), thus far equities have …

Investing