Category: Investing Insights

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Stock Trading Tips for Beginners

If you’re new to trading, you’re probably already aware that you’ve come to the perfect place to improve your skills and experience.  This article designed for beginner traders and new users aims to help you better understand what’s needed to become a great trader. Check it out! “The stock market is a...

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Banking on India’s Banking Sector

The banking sector is to the economy what a rudder is to a ship. It steers the economy through rough and clear waters alike, and forges a path during times of economic downturn or shock. In this sense, the Indian banking sector is doing its job, as it continues to...

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Analyzing Analyses

The first time you see the heartbeat line of your latest investment begin to drop, worry sets in. Recent bearish trends in the Nifty have also seen traders begin to consider the options at hand. As a new trader and without the intuitive prowess of the likes of Warren Buffet,...

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Microsoft’s Mitosis – an introduction to stock splitting

Recently, Microsoft’s (NASDAQ: MSFT) stock has been the highest since 2009. Naturally I began reading up on the company’s history, share price etc. Something I came across which I thought might interest our members – particularly those trying their hand at trading for the first time – was Microsoft’s stock...

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How’s Alibaba going to fill it’s own shopping cart?

After taking top spot with the largest IPO in history (a neat US$25 billion), Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) has begun flexing it muscles through a series of acquisitions over the past 12 months. Last week the tech giant purchased 4.8 million Class A shares in Zulily (NASDAQ: ZU), bringing its total...

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The Pacman and the Peso

What do boxer Manny Pacquiao and trading in the Philippines have in common? Find out below in this article from Dali, our resident Trakinvest stock market guru and journalist, with insights into all things finance and technology.  [expand title=”Click here to show this article”] The world went slightly crazy last week. Even for those who...

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$72 Million Liars: Get Real With Trakinvest

You may have read the viral story going around about the 17 year old “stock market genius” who made US$72 million trading penny stocks. Unsurprisingly, it turns out the guy is a fraud without a record, and there’s a key message to learn from all of this – click below to...