Stock Market vs. Commodity Market?

Answer The stock market and the commodity market are financial exchanges in which goods are bought and sold by traders. The main difference between the two markets is the goods traded. On commodities mark... Read More »

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Stock Market Returns Vs. Commodity Returns?

Investing successfully in the stock market and a commodity market requires similar qualifications: intensive study, a sensible plan of investment and sufficient capital to endure inevitable downswi... Read More »

What was the longest bear market in stock market history?

The longest bear market was from September 1929 to July 1932, according to BBC News. Not only was it the longest bear market, but the markets also did not recover from that slump for 22 months. The... Read More »

Why is the stock market called a Bull or Bear market?

I don't think we are out of the "woods" yet. But CIM is low priced, has a very low P/E of about 5 (vs. industry average of 13) and pay a super high dividend of 15% of current price. Only the negati... Read More »

What is the purpose of the stock market in a market economy?

In a market economy, the stock market is the backbone of the system. Companies offer shares of their business for purchase and pass on profits to their investors. The market is relatively free of ... Read More »