Japanese candlesticks have one ability that most other chart types don’t – they can show so called “engulfing” patterns. An engulfing pattern is defined as when the open and close price of a bullish or bearish candle are within the range of the open and close price of the candle following them. When this happens
The VIX is known as the fear index because it is based on the amount of puts that are purchased. Why? -The more puts that are purchased on the SP500, the higher the VIX -When puts are high that means people are buying protection -They think the market is going down High v. Low VIX
Global growth concerns and low inflation continue to support long term government bonds (TLT, VGLT). ISHARES 20+ YEAR TREASURY BOND ETF: http://www.zacks.com/funds/etf/TLT/profile?cid=cs-youtube-ft-card VANGUARD LONG-TERM GOVMT BOND ETF: http://www.zacks.com/funds/etf/VGLT/profile?cid=cs-youtube-ft-card Follow us on StockTwits: http://stocktwits.com/ZacksResearch Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ZacksResearch Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ZacksInvestmentResearch
One trading jargon that you’ll hear very often is margin. It’s usually in terms like margin account, margin trading and even margin call. It seems a bit complex at first but after this video with trading expert David Jones it should be something quite easy to grasp. David breaks it down to the basics once
I want to share with you what are the pros and cons of a market order on the stock market. If you want to trade in the stock market, you need to understand different order types. I’ll show you what a market order is and how it all works. That way, you’ll learn how to
In today’s episode of let’s talk stocks, we will go into some technical analysis basics, and we’ll take a look at the cup and handle pattern. This can be both a reversal and a continuation pattern. We’ll talk about what the pattern looks like, it’s previous trend, volume, as well as some projections, entry points
This video will be particularly useful for novice traders. Peter Martin utilises his solid experience on financial markets to identify the top five most frequent mistakes made by new traders. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to learn what costly errors you surely want to avoid in your trading. At Trading 212 we provide an
I want to share with you the advantages and disadvantages of being a day trader. If you want to trade stocks and looking to become a day trader, it’s important to understand what you’re getting yourself into and the advantages and the disadvantages. So in case you want to change and become a swing trader,
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Learn how to buy a call option step by step. I’ll show you what you need to do in Think or Swim platform if you want to see what is the right approach to buying a call. You’ll see what are the things you have to pay attention to on trade panel and analyze panel.
In this week’s lesson what I’d like to do is share with you the different ways or the methods that you can actually trade. I’m not going to go into every little concept or detail of how to execute these and how to be profitable in them. I just want to show you the different
Long position With a long position, you buy a stock at a certain price and sell it at a higher price as the stock appreciates in value. The profit that you make is the difference between your buy price and the price that you sell it at. Short position With the short position what happens
Stocks v. Options Similarities: -Both are trade-able securities. -Both have bid and ask prices and a bid-ask spread -Listed on the same exchanges Differences: -Options have expiration dates, stocks do not -There is no set number of options -With stocks, you own a piece of the company and you have voting rights -With options, you
There are advantages and risks to both swing and day trading. You can determine which to practice based on the current market. Swing Trading v. Day Trading Swing: -Potential to make more money than with day trading -Going across multiple days (e.g. a 100 day period) -You do have the risk of holding positions overnight;
In today’s episode of let’s talk stocks, we are going to take a look at how to read stock charts for beginners. We’ll cover the basics of chart reading, different types of stock charts and the one I recommend, different time frames when looking at stock charts, also you’ll see me evaluate a few stock
There are warning signs and red flags that a stock may be in trouble. Heavy Institutional Selling This means that a huge volume is coming into the downside. You can see in the chart below that volume is very heavy (to the downside) and the stock is moving lower. The volume is coming in huge
Rushing trades can destroy your account, especially if you’re making this mistake often. Example: -If a stock goes up and down several times and you’ve missed opportunities to sell when it peaked, you may get “ants in your pants” -This can cause you to buy before the stock begins to ascend again, and it may
Kevin Matras goes over a unique way to show why buying more time on options is usually the better value.
The Zacks Earnings ESP (Expected Surprise Prediction) Filter lets you search for stocks with the highest probability of positively surprising (or negatively surprising, if that’s what you’re looking for). This proprietary metric has proven to predict earnings surprises with a 70% accuracy. And when the ESP is used with Zacks Rank #1 Strong Buys, #2
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Hello and welcome to Zacks Investing For Beginners. This episode explores some of the best ways to start buying and picking stocks…
Tracey Ryniec and Kevin Cook look at a big energy explorer and one of the hot gene editing biotechs. Occidental Petroleum: https://www.zacks.com/stock/quote/OXY?cid=CS-YOUTUBE-FT-VID CRISPR Therapeutics: https://www.zacks.com/stock/quote/CRSP?cid=CS-YOUTUBE-FT-VID Follow us on StockTwits: stocktwits.com/ZacksResearch Follow us on Twitter: twitter.com/ZacksResearch Like us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/ZacksInvestmentResearch
Kevin Matras shares his expertise on trading options and how beginners can get into the options game. Original Article: http://www.zacks.com/stock/news/216983/how-to-trade-options-for-beginners Johnson & Johnson: http://www.zacks.com/stock/quote/JNJ?cid=CS-YOUTUBE-FT-VID Simon Property: http://www.zacks.com/stock/quote/SPG?cid=CS-YOUTUBE-FT-VID Facebook: http://www.zacks.com/stock/quote/FB?cid=CS-YOUTUBE-FT-VID Follow us on StockTwits: http://stocktwits.com/ZacksResearch Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ZacksResearch Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ZacksInvestmentResearch
We have seen a number of new thematic ETFs launched this year. Some of them make sense and some don’t. But here’s a new ETF that provides investors a convenient way to profit from a new industry with massive growth potential. Mobileye: https://www.zacks.com/stock/quote/MBLY?cid=CS-YOUTUBE-FT-VID Cisco Systems: https://www.zacks.com/stock/quote/CSCO?cid=CS-YOUTUBE-FT-VID Skyworks Solutions: https://www.zacks.com/stock/quote/SWKS?cid=CS-YOUTUBE-FT-VID Follow us on StockTwits: http://stocktwits.com/ZacksResearch Follow
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Kevin Matras shows how you can profit from this easy to implement strategy, even in sideways markets.
Preferred Stock ETFs add diversification and stability to your portfolio, in addition to juicy yields (PFF, VRP). ISHARES US PREFERRED STOCK ETF: http://www.zacks.com/funds/etf/PFF/profile?cid=cs-youtube-ft-card POWERSHARES VARIABLE RATE PFD PORTFOLIO: http://www.zacks.com/funds/etf/VRP/profile?cid=cs-youtube-ft-card Follow us on StockTwits: http://stocktwits.com/ZacksResearch Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ZacksResearch Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ZacksInvestmentResearch
The difference between the buy and sell price (also known as bid and ask) is one of those things that mystifies newbies. We’re not used to having two prices for the same thing when we go to a store or shop online. This video explains in detail what they mean and why it’s there in
In this video, Peter Martin explains how the Triple Screen Trading method works and runs through a simple example with charts of silver to show how to apply the system in practice. At Trading 212 we provide an execution only service. This video should not be construed as investment advice. Investments can fall and rise.