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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, BZH

TK All-Star posted on 11/26/13 at 04:06 PM

Recap for Tuesday, November 26th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis o... more

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A Longer Term Perspective Using Monthly Charts

TK All-Star posted on 11/26/13 at 02:07 PM

Rob Smith does not currently hold any positions in the securities mentioned in this post. At the time of publication and in the preceding month, TradeKing and the third-party content provider did... more

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The Desperate Trader

TK All-Star posted on 11/21/13 at 04:11 PM

I recently received an e-mail from a reader. It was very upsetting, because in my opinion, his perspective on trading and investing dooms him to failure. I thought that the TradeKing Communit... more

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Flash Crashes and Market Design

TK All-Star posted on 11/20/13 at 05:24 PM

In my book, The Crisis of Crowding, I spoke about the crowding of market makers in the Flash Crash and the sudden disappearance of market liquidity. This led to people buying Apple stock (Ti... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, VIX, TSL

TK All-Star posted on 11/19/13 at 04:20 PM

Recap for Tuesday, November 19th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis o... more

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Is It Time For Bargain Hunting?

TK All-Star posted on 11/18/13 at 03:36 PM

Most of the time, I would caution those looking at buying underperforming stocks. Many investors like to buy stocks on sale only to learn later that they caught the proverbial falling knife. Mo... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, VIX, USB

TK All-Star posted on 11/12/13 at 04:56 PM

Recap for Tuesday, November 12th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis o... more

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12 Stocks Approaching $100

TK All-Star posted on 11/11/13 at 03:44 PM

Alan Brochstein Screens for Stocks Approaching $100 for the First Time Many investors like to focus on low-priced stocks, perhaps thinking that they are getting a bargain. The price of a sto... more

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New Highs for the Dow. What’s Next?

TK All-Star posted on 11/11/13 at 03:13 PM

Rob Smith does not currently hold any positions in the securities mentioned in this post. At the time of publication and in the preceding month, TradeKing and the third-party content provider di... more

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Alternatives to High Flyers

TK All-Star posted on 11/05/13 at 04:11 PM

With the S&P 500 up over 23% in price in 2013 and up about 165% since March 2009, the end of the year is likely to be dominated by tax-avoidance strategies and window-dressing by institut... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, VIX, CIEN

TK All-Star posted on 11/05/13 at 04:06 PM

Recap for Tuesday, November 5th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis of... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, VIX, FB

TK All-Star posted on 10/29/13 at 05:12 PM

Recap for Tuesday, October 29th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis of... more

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New Highs for SPX but not the Dow. What’s Next for the Dow?

TK All-Star posted on 10/23/13 at 03:58 PM

Rob Smith does not currently hold any positions in the securities mentioned in this post. At the time of publication and in the preceding month, TradeKing and the third-party content provider did... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, VIX, DO

TK All-Star posted on 10/22/13 at 03:06 PM

Recap for Tuesday, October 22nd by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis of S&a... more

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Readers & Thinkers- The 2013 Nobel Prize in Economics. Testing Market Efficiency

TK All-Star posted on 10/21/13 at 11:53 AM

Well, who won? The Nobel prize for economic sciences for 2013 was announced today, October 14, 2013. It went to three people Eugene Fama, Robert Shiller, and Lars Hansen. Fama is 74 year... more

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Garbage Companies, Not Necessarily Garbage Stocks

TK All-Star posted on 10/16/13 at 12:14 PM

Alan Brochstein Examines Seven Garbage Collection Companies Usually when someone talks about "garbage stocks," they are characterizing the company as being of low quality. So, I will be c... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, VIX, CRUS

TK All-Star posted on 10/15/13 at 04:17 PM

Recap for Tuesday, October 15th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis of S&a... more

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Readers & Thinkers: The 2013 Nobel Prize In Economics

TK All-Star posted on 10/09/13 at 11:14 AM

Dear All: The 2013 Nobel prize for economic sciences will be announced on Monday, October 13, 2013. Last Year’s WinnerLast year, the prize was given to Alvin Roth and Lloyd Shapley for the... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, VIX, WLT

TK All-Star posted on 10/08/13 at 04:38 PM

Recap for Tuesday, October 8th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis of S&am... more

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Flying High But Under The Radar

TK All-Star posted on 10/07/13 at 03:47 PM

Alan Brochstein Explores 6 Stocks Not Followed Closely By Wall Street As we enter the 4th quarter of a year that has surprised many market participants with its enduring strength, there ar... more

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