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Are Penny Stocks High Risk

Are Penny Stocks High Risk?

  Penny stocks are high risk mainly due to the lack of liquidity and company information as well as the high volatility associated with lower priced stocks. Many day traders looking to make money in the stock market prefer to buy low-priced stocks. This is because they offer higher than normal returns. Penny stocks can […]

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Can You Get Rich Off Penny Stocks

Can You Get Rich Off Penny Stocks?

  Penny stocks are where a lot of new traders start their career. Tempting day traders with the prospect of significant financial gains and a low cost of entry. Stories of stocks gaining of over 5,000% in just a short time add to their appeal, and advances in trading technologies make it easier than ever […]

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How High Can A Penny Stock Go

How High Can A Penny Stock Go?

  Just like mid and large cap stocks, there is no limit to how high a penny stock can go.  Many massive, well-established companies were once trading for less than $5 per share. Some of these companies include Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL), Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN), Ford (NYSE: F), General Motors (NYSE: GM) and Advanced Micro Devices […]

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How Do SVXY and VXX Work? Volatility (VIX) ETFs Explained

  Outright speculation on future volatility is a pretty new phenomenon in financial markets. The mathematization of derivatives markets made traders realize that they’re primarily making bets on future volatility more so than price, which encouraged Wall Street to create more “pure play” products.  The primary volatility products in US markets are VIX futures/options, and […]

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