Investing 101

What Is Market Sentiment Index

Sentiment index allows traders to take a quick note of investor’s or marketer’s feelings. The investor sentiment index is mostly neutral but provides better results when the market is strongly bearish or bullish. When the market sentiment is bullish, investors expect prices to move upwards and when the market sentiment is bearish, investors expect prices to move downwards. Intelligence sentiment index is highly affected by major events in the market
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How To Spot Momentum Stocks

TL;DR Avoid stocks below $5 Make sure the company’s EPS has grown at least 14-15% over the last few years Determine if the Return on Equity (ROE) has been more than 17% The 3 minute read A lot of you (our readers) asked us what the best ways to determine if a stock was a “momentum stock” are, so here’s a quick attempt at making it slightly easier for you.
Investing Trends

Understanding Trend Trading

Successful traders likely have been familiar with the importance of trends in trading since a group of merchants gathered under a buttonwood tree in New York to trade stocks. Trend trading not only represents the potential for a big move and profit, but also the path of least resistance for price as an established trend is likely to continue. Newton’s First Law of Physics states, “An object in motion tends
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Types of Stock Market Analysis

There is no shortage of analysis for anyone interested in investing. A search for the term “stock market analysis” turned up 122 million hits on Google and well over 15 million hits each on Bing, and Yahoo. The majority of stock market analysis can be lumped into three broad groups: fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a close look at each. Fundamental Analysis The goal of fundamental analysis is to determine
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Dear Investment Manager, Are You Keeping-up With The Times?

But you know that already. No? Ok. Well, it started happening about 3 years ago when social media and other instant gratification tools, technologies and philosophies started having a noticeable impact on people's attitude towards money. Spending, saving, planning and investing in that order. Over the last year-and-a-half, the millennials have begun to come-off age, from your perspective. From being the target of consumer brands selling food, fashion and lifestyle