Finding the Best Trading Platform for Beginners

It’s never been easier for new investors to enter the stock market. Beginners have tons of financial websites, programs, and mobile apps at their disposal. Settling on one that will usher you through the first stages of your investment career can be a challenge. In this post, we’ll help you understand what to look for…


Do Not Pass Go, Do Not Collect $200

If you don’t get the reference that the title of his article is referring to… You may want to stop reading now – as you may have been living under a rock for the past 86 years. Yes, it’s the famous line when you get sent to jail while playing the game Monopoly – which…


How to Calculate Entry and Exit Points for Stocks

There are only two steps involved in stock trading:  Buying and selling. Those are the easy parts. What’s difficult is knowing exactly when to do them. Your stock entry point and exit strategy need to be aligned to maximize the profit potential. Here are a few approaches to think about when deciding when to jump…


Best Entry and Exit Indicators

The stock market is a reflection of human nature as much as it is of the economy. When we see a lot of people buy a product or follow a celebrity’s Twitter account, we’re more enticed to do so ourselves. When we see a lot of people stay away from a local restaurant or abandon…


The Number Games: What is Paper Trading?

You’ve probably heard the old (and we do mean old) joke: How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Practice. Hilarious as that joke is (stop groaning), there’s a lot of truth to it. And it may also answer the question, “How do you get to Wall Street?” It’s important to learn about financial concepts in…


12 Entry Level Stocks for New Investors’ Portfolios

The road to personal financial wealth has to start somewhere. With all the complex and varied options on the stock market, it can be hard to find where that start is. While the main goal of any stock investor is to make profits on their holdings, it’s also important to build one’s portfolio in the…


You Ask, I Answer | How Do I Know When Second Target Levels Are Raised? | Gorilla Trades

GorillaTrades’ Founder and CEO, Ken Berman, takes the time to personally address a subscriber’s question in this brief video. The Gorilla addresses a variety of topics, with the goal of providing GorillaTrades subscribers with a better understanding of the system, and ultimately, improving their overall returns. There are new features being added constantly, and this is just one of…


6 of the Best Paper Trading Platforms

Practice doesn’t always make perfect, but it does always make better. That’s even more true when one is learning the tangled, elaborate controls of the stock market. At some point, prospective traders need to put the books and articles down and get their hands dirty with some real work. Just as retail investing has picked…


Should You Invest in a Company With a Negative Equity Balance Sheet?

Investors use several different methods to evaluate a company’s worth. Sometimes, negative information may be a positive sign that may encourage investment. Declines in stock prices, revenue, growth, or dividends aren’t always, in and of themselves, deal-killers when it comes to investment decisions. They may indicate opportunities. That is very much not the case with…