Stock chart, calculator and pen

Technical Analysis 101: Support and Resistance

My first article in this series (Technical Analysis 101: An Introduction To Reading The Market) provided a brief introduction to technical analysis and shared the most basic and commonly discussed patterns: The “Head and Shoulder” and “Reverse Head and Shoulder.” Perhaps you recently noticed these formations in the equity markets and were able to apply… Read More »

Analyzing stock market from computer screen

Who Gains From Stock Market Surges?

With the Dow’s recent highs, traders everywhere are clapping their hands with glee at the stock market rallying and shares surging. However, according to new analysis, only half of all Americans today actually own stocks, and the profile of your average trader is white-collar and already more financially solvent than those who don’t invest at… Read More »