Trading Basics

Readers weigh in: Which companies will rule in five years?
We put the glam photo of columnist Jon Markman in temporary storage this week while he's on vacation. In his place, the real authors of the column will be readers who answered a question he posed before heading south: "Which companies will be the largest in the world in five years?" (see "World's Biggest Companies: Which Rock?").You can go straight to the SuperModels community to see all the replies directly. But what follows here -- and in next Wednesday's...
Having the right investing tools and resources can make your trading experience easier and more enjoyable. They can also mean the difference between success and failure.In order to trade stocks or options, you will need five key tools:-Real-time Streaming Quotes and Charting -Powerful Portfolio Management Software -A Proven Trading Strategy -A Fast Reliable Broker -Books, Training, and Additional Investing Resources1. Quotes and ChartingTo short-term trade stock or options, you...
By Forex Zone - November 23, 2016
Throughout much of history, gold has been a place of refuge from financial uncertainty. Many Germans treasured gold during the hyperinflation of the 1920s. During World War II, people fleeing the Nazis used gold coins to pay for help in their escapes. When inflation took off in the late 1970s in the United States, people rushed to buy gold, which soared to more than $850 an ounce in 1980. For many people, gold is portable, virtually indestructible and universal as a store of wealth.The obvious...
By Forex Zone - November 14, 2016
How To Roll with Momentum
Think you can't beat the market? All of the portfolios we've built in Investment Finder are up strongly so far this year, with the best gaining 50% on the backs of Oracle (NYSE:ORCL), Cracker Barrel (NASDAQ:CBRL), and United Natural Foods (NASDAQ:UNFI) over. Investor SuperModelsThe Dow Jones Industrial Average’s leap above 18,500 this year has obscured one sad fact: Most of the stocks you own have probably not done nearly so well.For while the huge-cap stocks in the Dow have...
By Forex Zone - September 17, 2016
How to analyze the macroeconomic for share trading
A Comic writer said that a comic is more valuable than a stock. Although stock has risen at moment, we cannot see the true of stock price rising.The environment of economic is so bad. That is experts call it recession. The investor even the experts are difficult to find any money at stock market. The Dow lost 25% from the second week of January to early March. GM shares droops 29 cents. This is the lowest price since 1933 or Great depression.We should not sell our stock today unless we are...
By Forex Zone - September 17, 2016
How to use Price to earning ratio
Price to earning ratio compares the price of shares relative to its earning. The high PER shares reflect the shares must be expensive. Some famous investor uses this ratio for erstwhile test to stock.The founding father of value investing or Benjamin Graham use this ratio for analysts so the student Guru Warren Buffet. PE is reflected the real value of stock.We should hold the principal “buy low, sell high”.  The cheap stock has ability to increase many times. Reversely the expensive...
By Forex Zone - September 16, 2016
What is Return on Asset (ROA)?
Return on Asset (ROA) is a famous ratio in financial statement although it less popular than price to earning ratio (PER). This ratio as complement to make your analystys accurate.ROA measure return (net equity) relative to asset. This ratio measure the ability of company in converting asset to return.The formula of ROA is :ROA = Earning Before Interest and Tax/ Total assetsIf you want to separate ROA, you can use the formula below:ROA = Net Income Margin x Active turnoverROA...
By Forex Zone - September 16, 2016
What is Share valuation model?
It is better for you to recognize the value of stock so you will be able to get more return. Even, you have no financial background, you can start to learn about share valuation.Until now, there are two valuation model methods i.e. Cash flow model and Price Earning Model. The PER is the most popular and easy because just need the ratio and does need appraisal like present value.First, we explain about present valueAccording present value, Shares value measure Cash flow relative...
By Forex Zone - September 16, 2016
International Stocks Priced to Beat the U.S
Even my 8-year-old, who’s been to Vietnam and back, knows that globalization is the wave of the future.But what many of us are wrestling with is how to take advantage of global growth without abandoning convictions about workers’ rights, environmental protection and job security at home.That makes the U.S. the most expensive major world market by a wide margin. By comparison, the U.K., France and Canada trade at CAPEs of 13, 15 and 18, respectively, implying annual returns over the coming...
By Forex Zone - September 16, 2016
Best Currency Pairs to Trade
With 196 countries in the whole world, there is a handful of currency pairs to trade.The question is, which currency pair are worth trading and why?What do most traders trade? Which currency factors influence the trading success?Major Currencies Major CurrenciesThe most advisable for beginners in forex trading currencies are:· Euro (EUR) · US Dollar (USD) · British Pound (GBP) British Pound (GAP) · Japanese Yen (JPY) · Swiss Franc (CHF) · Australian Dollar (AUD)Favorite...