Tag: Stock market

Tesla

Tesla: What The Bulls and Bears Are Saying

  Tesla is the seminal stock story of today’s bull market cycle. Despite possessing a small portion of the automobile market share, Tesla dominates the headlines and financial discussion. Regardless of their thoughts on Elon Musk’s business acumen, bulls and bears both agree on Musk’s marketing ability. Many call him the P.T. Barnum of the […]

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How Interest Rates Affect The Stock Market

How Interest Rates Affect The Stock Market

  Interest rates play an important role in how markets and economies function. Learn how interest rates affect the stock market and your portfolio below. Intro On March 15th, the Federal Reserve brought its benchmark interest rate down to 0% – 0.25% to combat the economic distress caused by the coronavirus pandemic. source: tradingeconomics.com This […]

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inflation hedge

Top 3 Best Assets for an Inflation Hedge

  Current fiscal policies are setting the stage for a steady rise in inflation so we put together a list of assets that have proven useful as an inflation hedge. What is Inflation? Put straightforwardly: inflation is when the purchasing power of a currency goes down, usually because more currency is added to the supply […]

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Ticker Symbol

Ticker Symbol Explained For Beginners

What is a Ticker Symbol? A ticker symbol, sometimes called a stock symbol, is an organization of letters or characters (or a combination of both) that represent particular securities that are either registered in a stock exchange or a public market. People who are interested in investing or trading securities use these symbols to place […]

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Airlines

Should You Be Buying Airlines?

  When people are out of work, scared of a deadly virus, and entire cities are shut down, air travel is one of the last things on their mind. And the highly capital intensive airline industry is now paying the price for not hoarding cash in an industry with an extremely high rate of bankruptcy. […]

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Coronavirus Stocks

3 Coronavirus Stocks That Could Profit Big

The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic continues to see soaring death tolls and stay-at-home orders in the U.S. and countries across the globe. Not only has the virus claimed thousands of lives, but it has also sent stock markets plunging to new record lows not seen since the 2008 financial crisis. How long will the pandemic and […]

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UTMA Account

UTMA Account: What They Are and How They Work

If you are considering setting up an account for your children with the goal of gifting them assets, then a Uniform Transfer to Minors Act account (UTMA) might work for you. This account is an alternative to a trust account and allows the transfer of certain gifts beyond what is allowed for under the Uniform […]

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