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Ongoing Long-term Bullishness for Netflix (NFLX)

While the market has been generally buoyant for the last 5-6 months, a few tech and media stocks have been "killing-it" more than ever. Interestingly, this is not just a short-term trend. Even on a medium-to-long-term basis a bunch of these stocks seem to have gathered a lot of positive popular opinion. Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) is one such stock. Being at the intersection of tech and media also helps. These are both sectors
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Myths about Investing that we need to get over with today!

We need a huge amount of money to get started  We need money to start investing, true. But we do not need to be a hotshot with loads of money to get started. Investing a modest amount every month can result in major savings upon retirement. Various avenues can be used as a starting point -Mutual funds, ETFs or even fractional shares. We don’t need to be rich to start
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A Holistic Analysis of the BlackBerry Stock (BBRY)

The BlackBerry (NASDAQ: BBRY) stock has had a great last one month - going from lower 7s to above 9 with multiple new highs all along. Just over the last week the stock has risen 5%. We thought this display of strength (after quite some time) deserves a unique approach to analysis. So, for your weekend reading pleasure, today, we've done something we never did earlier. For this post, we combined Technical
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A Millennial’s Reflection on the Stock Market

Millennials, one of the largest generations in history, is in the middle of its prime spending years. As millennials, we have a very different world. We are a generation that grew up with internet and smartphones. Social media has given us a platform to reach out to the world with more ease than ever. One click and we have all we need. Be it medicine or our favorite dress design, there
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How To Make The Best Use of Stockal’s Chrome Plugin

We had a great time building the Stockal Chrome Plugin for Yahoo Finance, Google Finance and MarketWatch. It's sorta like taking a plain landscape or a bland dish and a dash of razzmatazz to it.  A lot of people are still uninvested or under-invested and some of you might think that the boom time is over with the last year having gone relatively well for the markets. But, in fact,
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A Few Things The Best Financial Advisors Keep In Mind

In the wake of recent technology advances and evolution of the robo-advisory phenomenon the imperatives of financial advisors have significantly changed over the last 2 years or so. Besides the price advantages that rob-advisors were able to pass on to clients due to the scale provided by tech, companies like Wealthfront and Betterment did a really swell job of winning the confidence of young investors. The best (human) financial advisors,
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How To Use Social Media As An Investment Tool?

If you’re not using Twitter, StockTwits, LinkedIn and other social media when you invest, you could be making a mistake that could deprive you of potential profits. One big catalyst that came in 2013 was the SEC [Securities and Exchange Commission] began allowing companies to use Facebook and Twitter to communicate information to investors. And they have been using social media as a way of releasing earnings information and significant corporate news.