Trading

How To Be A Bitcoin Bear (And Win): The Disruptive Paradigm Part I

Bitcoin fits the “disruptive paradigm” that David Einhorn suggests is behind the price increases in Amazon and Tesla.<p>This article develops a …

Business

MGM Resorts Stock Set to Punish Short Sellers | Investopedia

MGM Resorts International (MGM) shares sold off following the Oct. 1 Las Vegas tragedy, dropping to a six-month low in the upper teens, but the stock …

Investing

Has The Plunge Begun?

The short-term outlook for stock prices remains bright through the end of the year.<p>But trouble is brewing beneath the market surface.<p>Has the yield …

Economy

401(k) savers: Why stock market bears think you shouldn't be so optimistic

Warren Buffett, the CEO of Berkshire Hathaway and perhaps the most successful investor alive today, advises us to “be fearful when others are greedy and greedy when others are fearful.”<p>Following that advice today is surprisingly difficult. With the stock market hitting successive all-time highs, …

Money

Bitcoin Has an Unusual Relationship With Volatility

Too much hype could be the sign of a cryptocurrency bubble.<p>Cryptoassets are showing the signs of a bubble. Market capitalization is $222 billion, 16 times as much as a year ago, with no significant change in tangible economic value. The virtual currencies elicit investment excitement and breathless …

Investing

Bitcoin passed $8,000 as institutional money inches closer to cryptocurrency markets

Bitcoin’s seemingly unstoppable bull run continued as it passed $8,000 for the first time around 6pm UTC yesterday (Nov. 19). The price has been flirting with $8,000 for days, probably because several signs point to the long promised arrival of institutional money in the cryptocurrency markets.<p>One …

Cryptocurrency

S&P 500, Nasdaq Futures -- Technical Analysis

Chicago Mercantile Exchange December S&P 500 Futures<p>2604.53 -- second pivot point resistance<p>2594.67 -- first pivot point resistance<p>2593.20 -- lifetime high<p>2584.90 -- previous day's high<p>2580.57 -- 9-day moving average<p>2580.50 -- previous month's high<p>2576.95 -- 18-day moving average<p>2576.30 -- previous …

Investing

Four Mistakes Rookie Equity Traders Make

Brad Barber & Terrence Odean of Berkeley published an interesting study in 2000. Titled "Trading is hazardous to your wealth: The common stock …

Investing

Unlike Gold, Bitcoin Has No Obvious Basic Intrinsic Value: Market Recon

What you have here is the New York Stock Exchange Bitcoin Index, which for all intents and purposes represents the value of one Bitcoin. You can see …

Bitcoin

SLV: Bull Catalysts Are Building

SLV is trading within striking distance of multi-year lows.<p>But investors could start moving into the ETF is stock markets show sluggishness into the …

Investing

Rally Fatigue? Low Bitcoin Volumes Could Cap Upside

Bitcoin prices are at their highest ever, but there may be a chink in the cryptocurrency's armor.<p>Just a week ago, the bitcoin-U.S. dollar (BTC/USD) …

Investing

Lowe's Stock Is Fenced Into a Trading Range | Investopedia

Home improvement retailer Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW) should be benefiting from the recoveries from three major hurricanes and the wildfires of …

Investing

BRIEF-Maple Gold completes corporate transition and begins trading under new symbol

Nov 20 (Reuters) - Maple Gold Mines Ltd MGM.V :<p>* Maple Gold Mines Ltd - Effective Nov. 20, company's common shares have commenced trading on TSX …

Investing

Merrill Memo

We think you should know that, with few exceptions, all the larger companies financed by us today have no funded debt. This situation is not the …

Business

Indonesia stocks higher at close of trade; IDX Composite Index up 0.03%

Investing.com – Indonesia stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Basic Industry, Consumer Industry and Manufacturing sectors …

Stock Markets

NSE Wholesale Debt Market Trades-Nov 20

Nov 20 (Reuters) - Below is a summary of Monday's Transactions on the National Stock Exchange of India's wholesale debt market segment: TOTAL WDM …

Investing

JP Morgan and Citigroup Are Facing More Declines | Investopedia

<i>(Note: The author of this fundamental analysis is a financial writer and portfolio manager.)</i><p>Bank stocks have had a tough few days, and more declines …

Finance

Week 47 Breakout Forecast: Short-Term Picks To Give You An Edge

Four new breakout stocks for Week 47 with better than 10% short-term upside potential.<p>Last week top gainers included SORL +14.09%, PIRS +11.74%, AUTO …

Business

FUD From All Sides: In Defense of CME's Bitcoin Futures Plan

<i>William Mallers, Jr. started First American Discount Corporation with his father in 1984, eventually building it into the third-largest discount</i> …

Bitcoin

Monday’s TSX breakouts: This bank kicks off the fourth-quarter reporting season next week

On today's TSX Breakouts report, there are 47 stocks on the positive breakouts list (stocks with positive price momentum), and just nine stocks are on the negative breakouts list (stocks with negative price momentum). The S&P/TSX composite index is less than 1 per cent away from closing at a record …

Stocks

Politics Impact Commodities Prices - An Opportunity To Try Out The Hecht Commodity Report

Commodities are global assets.<p>The world becomes smaller every day, putting a strain on supply.<p>Areas in turmoil and domestic policy impact the prices …

Business

Loeys’ laws on asset allocation

Jan Loeys, the head of J.P. Morgan’s research on global markets, switched roles after 30 years in the business last week. He wrote a valedictory …

Economy

Waiting For Gold Miners To Catch Up To Gold Has Been Like Watching The Paint Dry

Gold is beginning to show technical strength.<p>If gold continues to rise, then I will be looking for a good setup to be long a gold mining ETF such as …

Business

Stock Market Charts and More: Active Trader Pro

Presenter<p><b>Peter Stringfellow</b> is the regional brokerage consultant across the north-central market for Fidelity Investments. His primary responsibility …

Investing

Time To Short Corporate Spreads

Corporate spreads are just about as tight as they can get.<p>The current market environment is one of complacency, which is exactly when corporate …

Business

Libbey Leads Consumer Cyclical Sector Top Gain Stocks For November

Libbey led AMC Entertainment, B&N, National CineMedia and Gamestop as net gain Consumer Cyclical sector favorites by analyst target-price estimates …

Stocks

5 Ways to Lose All Your Money in the Stock Market

It's easy to get burned by the stock market if you're not careful. Here are a few critical mistakes to avoid.<p>Investing in stocks is one of the most …

Investing

Bitcoin Cash Price Weekly Analysis – BCH/USD Upsides Remain Capped

Key Points<p>Bitcoin cash price recovered well from the $835 swing low against the US Dollar to trade above $1000.<br>• There is a major descending channel …

Investing

Trade Recommendation: Zcash | Hacked: Hacking Finance

Trade Recommendation: Bitcoin<p>The trading idea is based on a breakout signal above the downtrend line and the local swing high. If the price moves …

Investing

Virtu's High-Frequency Legal Battles Against Quant Employees

Earlier this year, Rohit Khandekar accepted a job as head of quantitative signal research at the market-making arm of Two Sigma Investments, the $50 billion quantitative trading hedge fund firm. But in July Two Sigma rescinded the job offer after Khandekar’s former employer, the KCG unit of …

Investing