Stock market margin debt – Business Insider

Doug Short, Advisor PerspectivesHere’s some encouraging news for stock-market bears …Margin debt (red in the chart above) hit a new high in April.Even after adjusting for inflation, margin debt is now higher than it was at the peak of the great bull market in 2000 and the echo bull market in 2007.What is “margin debt”?It’s the amount of money stock […]

Griffith News | Students invest in new stock trading room

An Investment Club involving about 14 commerce students has flourished since a world-class trading room opened its doors on Griffith University’s Gold Coast campus.The finance-focused group is now advancing plans to develop an index of socially responsible companies in Australia, using state-of-the-art Bloomberg terminals which have opened up a world of market data and financial information.“Basically unquantifiable” is how Brett […]

High School Student Is Worth $72 MILLION After Trading Stock …

Mohammed “Mo” Islam, 17, is a high student at New York’s prestigious Stuyvesant High School.He’s also a multimillionaire and not even legally an adult.He’s apparently a real life teen Wolf of Wall Street… that just gave us a great idea for a crossover film about a young, stock trading werewolf…Anyway, Mo allegedly has made around $72 million trading stocks in […]

Privacy, Anonymity, and Big Data in the Social Sciences – EdTech …

You can have anonymous data or you can have open science, but you can’t have both. That’s the conclusion that several colleagues and I reach in an article now online at Queue and forthcoming in Communications of the Association of Computing Machinery. The short version: many people have called for making science more open and transparent by sharing data and posting data openly. […]

Fuel Fix » Divestment campaigns struggle against stock market, profits

College students and supporters hold up signs at a rally to support fossil fuel divestment outside of City Hall in San Francisco, Thursday, May 2, 2013. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)HOUSTON — Environmental advocates across the country are urging foundations and universities to sell their investments in oil and gas companies, arguing they have a responsibility to withhold support from companies whose […]

The Collegian » Stock trading room to open on campus

The thrill of Wall Street is coming to Fresno State. While not quite the financial district of New York City, come fall business students will experience the frenzy of live stock exchanges when the Craig School of Business opens its own stock trading room.
Primarily funded by a $45,000 grant from Wells Fargo, the stock room will be located in the […]

10 Golden Penny Stock Trading Rules/Tips From My 2nd Millionaire …

Share”/>EmailShare”/>EmailAs I explained in this free video lesson last night I’ve had a MONSTER week earning $152,000 in trading profits…and I made another $8,000ish today for a grand total of $160,000 in profits this week, putting me up a staggering $375,000 the first 2 months of 2014, nearly matching my $393,000 in trading profits for all of 2013, every trade […]

Guest Post: The Stock Market Has Officially Entered Crazytown …

Submitted by Michael Snyder of The Economic Collapse blog,It is time to crank up the Looney Tunes theme song because Wall Street has officially entered crazytown territory. Stocks just keep going higher and higher, and at this point what is happening in the stock market does not bear any resemblance to what is going on in the overall economy […]