How to Begin Trading the Markets?

Answer There's a lot of books and courses on strategies for trading, but few talk about the basics of moving from beginner to seasoned beginner. This article will introduce you to the 9 steps that will he... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Begin Trading the Markets

What in your opinion are the best investment opportunities, AND trading markets, for 2010?

Canadian oil stocks will be hot.I expect health care stocks to rise, especially if the reform is torpedoed, but oddly enough, even if something is passed.We are putting some money into alternative ... Read More »

How to Begin Day Trading?

Learning how to day trade stocks and other securities is a tremendous challenge, but the rewards can be very high for those who are successful. Those who can master this skill can make a good livin... Read More »

When did oil commodities trading begin?

The New York Mercantile Exchange, the world's largest energy futures market, began in the late 1800s and early 1900s, primarily trading butter and egg futures. It was not until 1983 that NYMEX bega... Read More »

What year did the New York Stock Exchange begin trading in dollars?

The New York Stock Exchange began trading in dollars in 1915. Prior to this, the basis of quoting and trading stocks was percent of par value. Decimal pricing of stocks began in the year 2000.Refer... Read More »