Volatile Week to Go Down in History | State of the Stock Market

State of the Stock Market Analysis for the Week Ending on  February 7th Volatile Week to Go Down in History | State of the Stock Market 2-7-21 Following a volatile week that will certainly go down in history because of the Reddit-fueled short squeeze in names like GameStop (GME) and AMC (AMC), stocks staged a…

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Why is the stock market going up?

Why is the stock market going up? Here are some traditional and current reasons.

In the past year, the American economy has been severely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Many Americans have suffered from losses in income due to layoffs or furloughs. The nation’s gross national product plummeted in the spring and summer of 2020. Businesses–especially small, local ones– are closing or going bankrupt in alarming numbers. Yet through…

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Stock Market Forecast For 2021: What investment experts are predicting

Stock market predictions are a risky business. While financial experts are more attuned than ever to the shifting global economy and the way that it affects investors, no projection is ever a sure thing. That was especially true in 2020. When experts made their annual stock market predictions toward the end of 2019, the full…

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Slight Deterioration in the Key Economic Releases | State of the Stock Market

State of the Stock Market Analysis for the Week Ending on  January 31st Slight Deterioration in the Key Economic Releases | State of the Stock Market 1-31-20 Stocks entered a volatile pullback this week, following a long period of relatively quiet trading on Wall Street, with the controversial short squeeze among the most-shorted issues triggering…

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How does the stock market work? A beginner’s guide

The stock market is a fundamental cornerstone of the global economy and carries a certain mystique that makes it intimidating to some novice investors. Many of us are adults who have worked for years without looking into investments in the stock market; it seems like there’s so much to learn and understand about investing if…

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Where To Put Your Money In 2021 | From the Mind of the Gorilla

Well… What a strange trip it’s been, eh? 2020 was something – but as we move into the end of the first month of 2021 – it seemed like this year is just going to be more of the same. However, with a new president now sitting in the White House – many people are…

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A rough guide to investing in individual stocks

The securities market is a dense place with countless options for investing, but the everyday unit of the market is the individual stock share. It’s the basic element upon which the stock market was built. Buying individual stocks is still how most investors — especially those just getting into investing — interact with the securities…

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