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Day Trading Versus Gambling - Differentiating the Two

Many a times, day trading in stocks and currencies is likened with gambling. This is mostly because of the unpredictability of the market. As in gambling, outcome of any action in stock or currency ..
(October 16, 2008)
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 | Investing/Day-Trading | Visitors: 292

Fundamental Principles of Day Trading

Most commonly we talk about day trading in the context of stocks and foreign exchange markets. Principles of this apply to both the markets equally. Characteristics Day Trading is considered to be ..
(October 16, 2008)
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Understanding Market Sentiment

Most of us have heard the term “market sentiment". Most importantly we associate it with stock and forex markets. Instead of talking about fundamentals of a company or market, we generally talk .
(September 08, 2008)
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Risk Management and Money Management Essentials

Every investment has some risk. Some are extremely risky and many have mild elements of risk. In view of the risk element present in any investment, risk management assumes great importance. ..
(September 08, 2008)
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Technical Versus Fundamental Analysis

The two foremost analyses in predicting the capital markets are the fundamental analysis and the technical analysis. Both have their own advantages and limitations. Many investors use both of them ..
(August 26, 2008)
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Moving Averages and Scalp Trading

Moving Average constitutes a very popular method of predicting the price trend or movement of an underlying holding. With its help, one can quickly understand the trend of a stock or currency. ..
(August 26, 2008)
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Fiddling With Hedge Funds

These are highly nervous days for hedge funds. The days of investing profitably with these seem to be over. The old tactics of these funds do not seem to work any more. There might be a need for ..
(August 03, 2008)
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Accounting For Successes And Failures

It might be surprising that given similar circumstances, some people make spectacular progress while others continue to struggle. It is seen that if two individuals are given the same facilities and ..
(May 07, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Success | Visitors: 140

The Best Strategy Against Retirement Not to Retire

Real Meaning of Retirement Most of the people are worried about retirement and making ends meet afterwards. There are also innumerable advisors serving retirement related advice. We hardly try to ..
(June 24, 2008)
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How to Remain Immune From Economic Downturn

We are passing through a difficult economic phase. The perception for overall economic growth and financial wellbeing is highly negative. The returns on Standard and Poor's index 500 are believed to ..
(June 24, 2008)
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Caring For Your Financial Health Principles of Dynamic ..

Times have changed. One cannot invest and forget. Days of buy and hold strategy are gone. Investors need to continuously evaluate their investments in order to preserve and protect any diminution in ..
(June 24, 2008)
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Escape From Panic Selling Think of DRIPs

How to avoid panic selling and not to be sorry? Many a times investors keep their hands on sell button during periods of economic turmoil as was seen recently. These are short term fluctuations. But ..
(June 29, 2008)
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Retirement Planning Strategies

In another article, I proposed against retirement. But if one wants to retire, then he should have a retirement plan to start with. Foremost thing is that one should know and understand as to from ..
(June 29, 2008)
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Lessons From 2007 and 2008 What to Look For Future?

2007 and 2008 have been eventful years, full of investment related news. These years are marked with mergers and acquisitions, US housing market challenges, record oil prices, sharp decline in US ..
(June 29, 2008)
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Investing in Solar Energy Stocks

We constantly hear the stress on going green and developing alternative sources of energy not only for conserving energy but also for fighting global warming. Galloping world prices have also been ..
(June 29, 2008)
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Myths of Global Diversification

Investors have been through difficult times. It is uncertain how long these uncertainties will continue. They have been seeing their portfolios tumble in a matter of days. It is hard to be immune ..
(June 29, 2008)
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Dwindling Dividends - Investors Pay Attention

Dividends seem to be the first major casualty of squeezing credit. Credit markets generally go down following any turmoil in prime mortgages. When loan defaults rise due to the housing meltdown, ..
(January 11, 2008)
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Investing In Chinese Real Estate Investment Trusts

One of the investment instruments is a Real Estate Investment Trust or REIT. One can control real estate through these. Thus is one does not have a large amount of money, he or she can still ..
(January 11, 2008)
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How is Your Credit Score Calculated? Understanding Credit ..

A large number of individuals are oblivious of their credit scores and how they are calculated. These are now increasingly used by employers, lenders, landlords and car loan vendors. Unfortunately ..
(January 02, 2008)
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Online Business - Why I Shun Ebay?

Like everyone else I was thinking of using EBay for a little business. In all, my sales must have been less than $2000. I got a jolt some time back from EBay. At a time when I was almost inactive on .
(November 25, 2007)
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 | Internet-and-Businesses-Online/Auctions | Visitors: 163

Ways To Make Money By Blogging - Show Your Expertise

Blogs have emerged as powerful tools for not only sharing knowledge but also to make easy money. There are various ways to make money by blogs. One most common way is to show your special knowledge ..
(July 31, 2007)
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Easier Job Search On The Internet - Find Your Dream Job

The most popular jobs broadly fall in the following categories: Writing and editing jobs Web design and development projects Medical and legal transaction jobs Internet research and email support .
(July 16, 2007)
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Benefiting From Freelance Jobs - Understanding Is The Key

More and more companies are now becoming dependent upon freelance work. Employers turn to the internet for the completion of their projects. There are so many websites which bring employers and ..
(July 17, 2007)
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Teach English Abroad - What To Be Aware Of?

To teach English abroad as a foreign language may seem exciting on the face of it. Of course there are many positive things associated with this like free travel, higher income, perks, experiencing ..
(July 23, 2007)
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Graduate Education And High Paying Jobs

In order to find a profitable job easily, it is important to have at least a graduate college degree. This is the basic qualification for a large number of jobs and careers both in public and private .
(July 25, 2007)
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