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A Refined Strategy for Teaching Millionaire Trading Success

Timothy Sykes | Posted 08.24.2016 | Business
Timothy Sykes

Ever since I began teaching, I have dedicated myself to doing whatever it takes in order to be the best teacher I can be. After finding my own success in the trading work, I became truly passionate about the idea of teaching others to mimic my success and to use the same strategies I did to earn my millions.

Will Uber Go Under?

Dean Baker | Posted 08.08.2016 | Business
Dean Baker

By driving Uber out of the market, cities can help to keep their taxi industry competitive. They are also likely to be opening up opportunities for locally based taxi services.

False Information, Mass Psychology And This Hated Stock Market Bull

Sol Palha | Posted 08.08.2016 | Business
Sol Palha

The problem is that in most cases the information used to back these scenarios is utter rubbish. On any given day you will find several compelling arguments that call for this market to crash or for this market to soar to the moon.

In Colorado Radio Interview, Trump Says U.S. Has "Phony, Artificial Stock Market"

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.04.2016 | Politics
Jason Salzman

Colorado Springs radio host Richard Randall landed an interview with Donald Trump Friday, and Trump took advantage of the obscure conversation to decl...

How to Protect Yourself in The Stock Market

Timothy Sykes | Posted 08.03.2016 | Business
Timothy Sykes

It may not seem like a particularly important part of trading, and while it isn't as exciting or as glamorous as counting the money you make, it is very important. If you aren't able to protect yourself in the stock market, you may end up making a very serious mistakes, mistakes that could cost you a great deal of money.

The China Debate

Stephen G. Cecchetti | Posted 08.03.2016 | Business
Stephen G. Cecchetti

Note to editors: This post is coauthored with authorized HuffPo blogger Kermit Schoenholtz. China's rapid credit expansion is worrying. Will Chinese ...

Another Reason This Bull Market will not Buckle Soon

Sol Palha | Posted 07.29.2016 | Business
Sol Palha

A champion is afraid of losing. Everyone else is afraid of winning. Billie Jean King Over 50% of Americans don't have enough money to invest in stoc...

Seven Keys to Making Millions in the Stock Market

Timothy Sykes | Posted 07.18.2016 | Business
Timothy Sykes

If you want to make millions in the stock market, it is important to realize that this will not be an easy feat. It takes a great deal of time and eff...

Why Invest In Art Now?

Madelaine D'Angelo | Posted 07.19.2016 | Business
Madelaine D'Angelo

Between markets in flux and Brexit, investors are looking for alternate ways to invest in tangible assets that don't rely on the government. The growi...

It's Just Like the Stock Market! - Notes From a Dive Bar

Alan Black | Posted 07.11.2016 | San Francisco
Alan Black

Tonight's bartending is like the stock market. From the opening bell, I'm bullish on cheery bonhomie. Financials are rewarded, the tip jar stuffed wi...

Uncommon Data is the New Frontier in Risk Management

Irene Aldridge | Posted 06.27.2016 | Business
Irene Aldridge

Minimizing volatility is important to investment managers focused on capital preservation. After all, lower volatility helps protect capital and improve the key portfolio performance metric, the Sharpe Ratio, which is equal to the average annualized return divided by annualized volatility. An acceptable Sharpe Ratio for a portfolio starts in the 1.8 range.

No, The Brexit Is Not A Good Reason To Mess With Your 401(k)

The Huffington Post | Ben Walsh | Posted 06.24.2016 | Business

Almost every market, in almost every major economy, is down following the United Kingdom voting on Thursday to leave the European Union. The British p...

BREXIT CARNAGE: Sterling, Stocks In Free Fall

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 06.24.2016 | Business

LONDON, June 24 World stocks headed for one the biggest slumps on record on Friday as a decision by Britain to leave the European Union triggered 8 pe...

Why We Don't Need a Gold Standard; There Is a Better Alternative

Sol Palha | Posted 05.27.2016 | Business
Sol Palha

The first reaction from the hard money camp would be to state we are insane or that we longer value hard money.

Hey, Larry Summers

Eve Ellis | Posted 05.23.2016 | Business
Eve Ellis

Summers says that the current focus on monetary policy is not enough to combat the current downward world economic trend. Yes, as I said, I think he's right. But his own solutions fall short.

The Top 100 People to Follow Financial News on Twitter

Druce Vertes, CFA | Posted 05.23.2016 | Business
Druce Vertes, CFA

It's been about a year since we posted our last list of people to follow on Twitter for financial news. Time for an update!

BBC Global 30 Index Signalling that This Bull Market Is not Over

Sol Palha | Posted 05.23.2016 | Business
Sol Palha

The overall trend in the BBC Global Index, as well as the Dow industrials, is up, and so we will repeat what we have been stating for quite some time now; the stronger the correction, the better the buying opportunity.

Turn the Tables - Seek Out an Investor to Buy Your Home

Scott Yancey | Posted 05.19.2016 | Business
Scott Yancey

OK, I'll start out by saying that this article is only going to apply to a rather small niche of home sellers. However, if you happen to fit into thi...

Remember When the NY Times Reported, You Know, News?

Lynda Bekore | Posted 05.18.2016 | Media
Lynda Bekore

Clearly, somebody thought a titillating sex story might help. And with the Donald's name attached to it, how could they go wrong, right? Wrong.

Is the Most Hated Bull Market in History Ready to Crumble?

Sol Palha | Posted 05.12.2016 | Education
Sol Palha

"A young man is a theory; an old man is a fact." -Edgar Watson Howe The first response that comes to one's mind is yes, as this economic recovery has...

50 Ways You're Throwing Away Money

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.11.2016 | Business

By Sabah Karimi, Contributor At the beginning of the year, you probably made a New Year's resolution to keep your spending under control. But unfortu...

Is the Bull Market Over?

Timothy Sykes | Posted 05.05.2016 | Business
Timothy Sykes

Right now we are officially in the second longest bull market ever. In the US, stock indexes are spiking and Americans are having to be more diligent ...

Gold Bugs Need to Stop Listening to the Fear Mongers and Start Thinking For a Change

Sol Palha | Posted 04.29.2016 | Business
Sol Palha

He that can have patience can have what he will. Benjamin Franklin We are still not convinced that Gold is fully out of the woods. Peter Schiff is bu...

The SEC Needs to Approve IEX's Market Solution

Dennis M. Kelleher | Posted 04.14.2016 | Business
Dennis M. Kelleher

Our public securities markets are essential for companies large and small to access capital and for our economy to grow.

We Stopped Pfizer's Tax Dodge, Now Let's End the Buybacks

William Lazonick | Posted 04.08.2016 | Business
William Lazonick

Now that new Treasury Department rules have effectively thwarted Pfizer's attempt to evade its U.S. tax obligations, it's time policymakers turned their attention to something far more common -- and even more damaging.