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How to profit from Apple shares with less risk. Part 1

How to profit from Apple shares with less risk. Part 1

How to profit from Apple shares. Part 1 The debate rages on about Apple… is it time to buy or sell Apple stock? In this 3 part series we are going to show you how to profit from Apple shares with less risk irrespective of your directional bias.  Some investors think...

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Is it time to buy Apple Shares?

Is it time to buy Apple Shares?

Is it time to buy Apple Shares? Is it time to buy Apple shares? I’m going to get to the point quickly in this post by saying in my opinion the answer is No. As I write this blog Apple is trading at circa $120. The last 3 months of action in Apple shares suggest that I...

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Is Tesla a buy after this Selloff?

Is Tesla a buy after this Selloff?

The price action in Tesla shares tells us just how erratic the stock market has become and in particular Tech Stocks. It appears that the activity of SoftBank buying call options in these tech stocks has played a huge part in the 'melt up' in stock prices along with...

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Fantasy Trading Competition December 2018 Leaderboard

The first week of the December 2018 Fantasy Trading Competition are in. And what an exciting week it was. Darren Kavanagh is setting the pace with an incredible 11.02% return on investment in the first week. The volatile week in FX markets has proven very profitable...

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Huawei and the implications for the stock market

The S&P 500 fell 4.6% to close at 2,633 this week (ending Dec 7th 2018). Investors got what they were looking for in the last 2 weeks … A federal reserve indicating that they may change to a ‘wait and see’ approach for next year before raising interest rates -...

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PRIIPS and US based ETF’s

IMPORTANT Because of the new PRIIPS EU regulation you may not be able to trade some ETF's via Interactive Brokers such as SPY SH, XLF etc... I've been onto IB and they are working on some compliance issues in order to open up the ETF's to retail clients. They have not...

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Bond Yields continue to rise

Bond Yields continue to rise

Bond Yields continue to rise, but what does this mean for the stock market? Below you will see a chart of the US 10 year government bond. On Thursday it broke through its previous resistance levels to 3.11% and settled at 3.07% on Friday.  Why are Bond...

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Oil Prices reach a 52 week high

Oil Prices reach a 52 week high

Oil Prices have just reached a 52 week high. What stocks are set to benefit from this? Brent Crude has risen from a 52 week low of $46.88 to a 52 week high of $72.30. That's an increase of 54% in oil prices in the past year. It appears that...

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S&P 500 chart of the day and fundamentals

S&P 500 Chart (May 3rd 2018) The S&P 500 is getting wedged! The chart above is a 3 month chart of the SPY etf. The blue line represents the 200 day moving average and the two black lines are support and resistance trend lines. What we have above is...

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