It is a common misconception that traders and investors are the same. Although it is true that both may pursue profits by buying and selling futures contracts, the manner in which they pursue this goal varies greatly. Read on to learn more about the trading versus investing dichotomy. Time Frame and Expectations Are Key Perhaps… Read more.
Perhaps the biggest misconception among the public regarding trading is that trading and investing are the same thing. Nothing could be further from the truth―each is a separate discipline, with unique functions and goals. If you’re new to the capital markets, then understanding trading versus investing is a key first lesson in your education. Building… Read more.
The US equities markets are the world’s benchmark for wealth and prosperity. According to the World Bank, the aggregate value of US stocks is upward of $33 trillion, nearly half of the global handle ($68 trillion). Because of this concentration of valuation, millions of traders and investors choose US equities as a means of pursuing… Read more.