Monthly Archive:: June 2007

How Does Companies Get Listed-Delisted

During the bull market, everyone is happy. More and more companies get listed and start raking in the money. However when the bull market stalls, some companies crash to rock bottom and could be pushed towards getting delisted. Investing in companies that are delisted can be extremely risky. Lets find out how

4 Reasons To Sell Your Penny Stocks

Penny stock is a stock that trades at a relatively low price and market cap. Penny stocks are generally attractive to retail investors who want to make a quick buck. A 10 cent increase on a stock worth $1 is equivalent to 10% returns. A 10 cent increase on a stock worth

More On Housing Sector

Overvalue-Undervalue Valuation 54 metro areas were judged to be overvalued during Q1 2007, representing a decline from 62 metro areas during the Q3 2006. More important were declines in the share of all housing units, and real estate assets, judged to be overvalued. In terms of housing units, the percent deemed to

Which Penny Stocks To Avoid

Penny stock is a stock that trades at a relatively low price and market cap, usually outside of the major market exchanges. These types of stocks are generally considered to be highly speculative and high risk because of their lack of liquidity, large bid-ask spreads, small capitalization and limited following and disclosure.

Variety of ETFs

Exchange Traded Funds ETFs have become very popular with institutional investors over the last 10 years. However only in the past couple of years have ETFs started to become attractive investment options for retail investors like you and me. More and more retail investors are now talking about ETFs. A part of

Value Investing versus Growth Investing: Know The Difference

Typically when you read about investing, you would come across the terms value investing and growth investing. Both mean different things, and what investment style you would use depends on the kind of person you are. I can bet, that most investors do not really understand the difference between value investing and

Sector Overlook: Computer Hardware

Analyst estimate the unit sales of personal computers in 2007 will grow 10-12%, partly due to the release of Microsoft’s MSFT new operating system Microsoft Vista. Vista sales in the first 2 months of release were better than expected. Long-term fundamentals in the computer industry looks attractive, thanks to a global appetite

How Can Resistance & Support Help Traders ?

People who look at technical analysis to trade stocks, should always know the concepts of resistance and support levels. They are undoubtedly two of the most highly discussed attributes of technical analysis. They seem complex to begin with, but they actually are not. Lets look at these levels in depth to get

Private Equity Investing: Whose Next

Last month China agreed to buy a stake in Blackstone Group, one of the leading private equity firms in the United States. The question now is which governments will be the next to partner up with a major private equity firm? Oil producing nations are believed to be the most likely candidates.