Category: Stock Market Training

What Is the NYSE Arca Exchange

What is the NYSE Arca Exchange? One’s one of the exchanges on the stock market. Many stock exchanges exist in the US stock market. The most popular ones are the NYSE and NASDAQ. Others exist specifically for commodities or foreign exchanges. Today, we will explore one that deals uniquely with Exchange Traded Products (ETPs). The…

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ESG Investing

ESG investing is a newer concept. At first glance, ESG looks like a stock ticker, but it’s not. In fact, ESG stands for Environmental, Social and Governance. It’s a form of sustainable investing. In the last few years, ESG stocks have been getting a lot of attention and have benefitted from more and more growth….

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Nancy Pelosi Stocks

What Nancy Pelosi stocks should we be watching? Look at $GOOGL, $AB, and $AXP to start. Lawmakers know well ahead of all investors when a bill, contract or subsidy will affect a specific industry or stock. It won’t come as a surprise that some of these lawmakers can tip off their spouses or friends when…

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What Is a Syndicate

A syndicate happens when a couple companies come together to share a large transaction. Have you ever wondered how large companies raise large amounts of money? Well, you’re not alone. This blog is about one important way in which large companies can raise these large sums and how they do it. Let’s say a car…

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Is the SPAC Bubble Over

Is the SPAC bubble over? As the SEC cracks down on SPACs it looks like this way of going public is over. Before I get into things, let’s do a quick review of what a SPAC actually is. A SPAC is a merger between a private company and a publicly traded shell company. The acronym…

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Quantitative Tightening

Quantitative tightening is done by the central banking system. They sell asset’s they’ve accumulated to reduce the amount of money circulating in the economy. Most of these assets they accumulate and sell are bonds. In essence, they’re balancing the central bank’s inflated balance sheet. How Does the Fed Impact the Stock Market? If you’ve been…

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Tax Loss Harvesting

Tax loss harvesting is selling some investments at a loss to offset other investment gains. You’re trying to keep your income tax down. Once you start playing the investing and trading game, you’re bound to lose money on some and make lots on others. Of course, we want to be in the latter boat. And…

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What Is A Form 8k Filing?

What is a form 8k filing? It’s the form companies have to fill out when they’re about to disclose big news to their shareholders. All publicly traded companies are required to file documents periodically with the SEC. Within these forms is the requirement to detail information about their financials, executive stock sales, executive compensation and…

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Liabilities Definition

Do you know the liabilities definition? Most of us are familiar with liabilities dating back from our Accounting 101 classes. One of the most popular formulas in that class was Assets = Liabilities + Shareholder’s Equity from the balance sheet. We covered assets in a different article. Now, it’s time to expand on the liabilities…

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