We have recently been hit by a bear market, which is when the stock market falls by 20% from its most recent highs. With bear markets come widespread pessimism combined with negative investor sentiment. Because we have had an extended bull market that lasted for over a decade, many younger investors don’t remember seeing a … Continue reading What’s the Difference Between a Recession and a Depression?
The entertainment company started by Walt Disney will have its 100th birthday in 2023. They don't just make animated movies now. Disney has control of many very valuable franchises such as Star Wars and the majority of the Marvel Universe. They run cruise ships, have theme parks, have their Disney+ streaming service, and all of … Continue reading Does Disney pay dividends?
Going into 2022, we wanted to bring to you the five best dividend stocks you can buy on Robinhood that pay great dividends. Please note that dividend yields change (see image below) sometimes rather rapidly, however, as of publishing all of the below have yields over 5%, and they pay monthly. Let's get right into … Continue reading Top 5 Monthly Paying High Dividend Yield Stocks on Robinhood for 2022
Interactive Brokers Customer Support: Best Contact Methods at a Glance1. Phone number: 1 (877) 442-2757 (live phone support is offered 24/6)2. Web site: https://www1.interactivebrokers.com/en/index.php?f=15603. Live chat: https://www1.interactivebrokers.com/en/index.php?f=1560&p=chat4. Email: IBKR does not have a public customer service email address, but you can send a message to a customer service member here: https://www1.interactivebrokers.com/en/index.php?f=38695. Fax number: (312) 984-10176. … Continue reading IBKR Support: How to Contact Interactive Brokers Customer Service If You Have a Problem
A common mistake of novice traders is to focus on the wrong securities or markets. While every trader should develop his or her own personal style, success will elude them, no matter how talented they are, without one key ingredient: volatility. Unlike long-term investors, successful traders thrive off of volatility, or rapid changes in the … Continue reading What Should I Trade in 2020? Why Traders Thrive on Volatility
In the battle between passive and active investing, there has been one clear winner in the past decade. Passively managed index funds now account for a majority of assets under management in the ETF and mutual fund space. The reason for passive investing’s triumph over the past decade has many contributing factors, but probably one … Continue reading How to Select an Actively Managed Mutual Fund: Akre Focus Fund Case Study
So, you have a few grand burning a hole in your pocket. Maybe you’ve managed to hold onto your job through this whole COVID-19 crisis and just received some government stimulus money. You want to take a shot at learning trading but there are too many options to decide on. Options? Forex? Crypto? What about…penny … Continue reading 7 Reasons Why Beginner Traders With Small Accounts Should Focus on Penny Stocks
What is a fractional share? Robinhood, the simple commission free trading app that has taken young investors by storm, has now offered an option quite appealing to the aspiring investor. Many new traders would love to have a part of the action when it comes to expensive stocks like Amazon (AMZN) or Apple (AAPL) but … Continue reading How to buy fractional shares on Robinhood