Investing Research

Sentiments and the Chinese Crisis

China is obviously going through an unprecedented crisis and only time will tell when the stock markets will settle down. And where. But analyst speculators are not very bullish about the next year or so. As a team that's working on analysis of unstructured data to understand stock trends, this is a very interesting time for us. Making sense of the current chatter and news and what analysts are saying
Investing Trends

Millennials & The Art of Investing

Are you an active stock investor or looking to follow the markets closely? Signup early for Stockal to get 1 year of free intelligence and insights on NASDAQ/NYSE stocks and lifetime free upgrades. Throughout every sector, Millennials are driving changes. Now, Millennials are taking advantage of a variety of high-tech and social media tools that allow them to plow their wealth into investment vehicles of their choice. Given their love for anything tech-related, it should
Investing Trends

The Other FinTech Business!

Money is pouring into fintech. In 2014, global investment in financial technology startups spiked to USD 12 Billion. That’s three times what it was just a year prior, according to Accenture. There have also been some huge funding wins this year  as well. Those are big, headline-grabbing numbers. But only using funding as a benchmark can mean focusing too heavily on consumer fintech – and ignoring another large fintech opportunity.
Investing

Learnings from Sports, Applied to Stock Investing

While most writers will give you correlations (or lack thereof) between betting in sports and "betting" on stocks, this writer wishes to explore are different relationship between sports and stocks. This post is to share the similarities between sports persons' training/winning methods and good stock investors' methods. Why? Because we, constantly, get inspired by sports and sports icons just as we get awestruck by the likes Warren Buffet and Carl Icahn!
Investing

Are you a Day Trader? Or a Swing Trader?

While day trading and swing trading both follow a short-term trading strategy and look for short-term profits, looking at price fluctuations. However, there are some key differences between the two types of traders, acknowledging which, should help us understand trading better and be better traders ourselves! 1. Number of trades per day: This one is obvious - if you’re a Day Trader, you will need to be making at least one trade every day!