Daily Archives: February 6, 2013

Many Investors Don’t Even Realize That Stocks Are Up Since 2009

The S&P 500 has more than doubled since its 2009 low. Many have missed the rally. Some don’t even know there has been a rally.  At least that’s what the results of a recent investor survey revealed. Charles Schwab’s Liz … Continue reading

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8 Brilliant Lessons From The Investor That Taught Warren Buffett Everything He Knows

Known to those on Wall St. as the father of value investing, Benjamin Graham’s teachings were critical to the successes of many investors that are now household names— like Warren Buffett. “Ben was this incredible teacher, I mean he was … Continue reading

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Investment Conferences Are Packed With People Clamoring For Insights

If you’ve been a hibernating bear lately, you’ve missed a ton of positive news, as U.S. construction spending rose, ISM manufacturing data beat expectations and the country added 157,000 jobs. In addition, the JP Morgan Global Purchasing Managers’ Index rose … Continue reading

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This Is Not The Beginning Of A New Secular Bull Market

There have been several articles as of late discussing that the next great secular bull market has arrived.  Historically, secular bear markets have averaged about 14 years, and considering that we began writing about the current secular bear market cycle … Continue reading

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What It Looks Like When A High Frequency Trading Algo Bombs A Stock With Fake Quotes

To buy a stock you must quote the right price. The “right” price is known as the National Best Bid and Offer (NBBO) and is determined, of course, by the market’s demand for a stock. Quote the right price, and … Continue reading

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Hedge Funds Are Now Buying Stocks While Retail Investors Sell

After a slow, steady grind higher throughout the month of January, stocks hit a rough patch at the end of last week. Since then, the S&P 500 has been trading sideways. We have noted how, based on weekly data from … Continue reading

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Thank You For Aggregating Us!

I just wanted to post a quick note of thanks to every blogger, media organization, and reader who has ever shared our work and spread the word about Business Insider. Thanks to you, we’re now privileged enough to have more … Continue reading

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