Archivos de Categoría: Forex Trading

The Fed Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee

Once the news is released, there’s a lot of volatility that traders can rely on. By law, the Federal Reserve conducts monetary policy to achieve its macroeconomic objectives of maximum employment and stable prices. Usually, the FOMC conducts policy by adjusting the level of short-term interest rates in response to changes in the economic outlook. […]

Nasdaq 100 Index: What It Is, How It’s Weighted and Traded

Volatility profiles based on trailing-three-year calculations of the standard deviation of service investment returns. There are 3,908 Nasdaq-listed securities as of June 2023, but as mentioned previously, not every type of security is included in the Nasdaq Composite index. Its 9.1% decline in Q was the Nasdaq Composite’s worst since the 14.2% loss in Q […]

3 4 Price Ceilings and Price Floors Principles of Economics 3e

This would be illegal in countries that have a set minimum wage. It is a concept the government uses to set a minimum amount of money that companies have to pay their workers. On the other hand, if the good face inelastic demand, the price support will help increase the supplier’s profits as the increase […]

What is Earnings Guidance?

These sources offer valuable information about a company’s projected financial performance, assisting investors in making informed decisions. By offering projections or estimates of upcoming earnings, companies provide a benchmark against which their actual performance can be measured. This helps align investors’ expectations with the company’s anticipated results, reducing the likelihood of surprises or unexpected fluctuations […]

MetaTrader 5 Trading Platform for Forex, Stocks, Futures

Here’s a comprehensive guide on how to use MetaTrader 5 for Desktop and Mobile. From within the terminal (Ctrl + T), go to the ‘alerts’ tab on the bottom left and right-click. Next, select ‘create’ and from this screen, you will be able to create a price alert. If you cannot find the desired app, […]

What is the RBOB Brent Crack Spread and how is it Use in Energy Trading?

There isn’t an easy way to invest directly in RBOB gas with stocks or bonds, but you can invest in energy sector stocks and bonds affected by the same economic forces. There are also options for energy-related ETFs focused on oil and natural gas. Whereas buying an RBOB future could cost thousands, shares of ETFs […]