Chart | Calendar   | TRADE NOW | STOCKS




STOCK MARKET

BUZ INVESTORS stock market, equity market or share market is the aggregation of buyers and sellers (a loose network of economic transactions, not a physical facility or discrete entity) of stocks (also called shares); these may include securities listed on a stock exchange as well as those only traded privately

Trade in stock markets means the transfer for money of a stock or security from a seller to a buyer. This requires these two parties to agree on a price. Equities (stocks or shares) confer an ownership interest in a particular company.

Participants in the stock market range from small individual stock investors to larger traders investors, who can be based anywhere in the world, and may include banks, insurance companies or pension funds, and hedge funds. Their buy or sell orders may be executed on their behalf by a stock exchange trader.

Some exchanges are physical locations where transactions are carried out on a trading floor, by a method known as open outcry. This method is used in some stock exchanges and commodity exchanges, and involves traders entering oral bids and offers simultaneously. An example of such an exchange is the New York Stock Exchange. The other type of stock exchange is a virtual kind, composed of a network of computers where trades are made electronically by traders. An example of such an exchange is the NASDAQ.

A potential buyer bids a specific price for a stock, and a potential seller asks a specific price for the same stock. Buying or selling at marketmeans you will accept any ask price or bid price for the stock, respectively. When the bid and ask prices match, a sale takes place, on a first-come-first-served basis if there are multiple bidders or askers at a given price.

The purpose of a stock exchange is to facilitate the exchange of securities between buyers and sellers, thus providing a marketplace(virtual or real). The exchanges provide real-time trading information on the listed securities, facilitating price discovery.



Apple Inc.: Should You Invest in Apple Stock? Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock recently released quarterly results, which helped the company improve its uninspiring performance this year. Apple stock, one of the reliable overachievers of Wall Street, has lost more than 2.2% year-to-date. However, the trend may have changed after investors and analysts seem to agree
Complete Reading

PYPL Stock: Could the Big Banks Take Down Paypal Holdings Inc? Is PYPL Stock Protected? The digital payments industry is undergoing a massive transformation right now and it could have an outsize impact on Paypal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:PYPL). My guess is that PYPL stock will live or die depending on what happens in the next
Complete Reading

Twitter Inc: These 3 Charts Show Where TWTR Stock Could Go Next TWTR Stock: Potential Bottom? Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) stock has been the equivalent of dead money since June 3, 2015. If you were unfortunate enough to own shares at that time, your current loss stands at -55%. That is without a doubt a hard
Complete Reading

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd: More Upside for BABA Stock? Huge Potential for BABA Stock Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) stock debuted nearly two years ago as the largest technology initial public offering (IPO) in the history after raising a whopping $25.0 billion. Alibaba stock sold for $68.00 a share and surged 34% at the time.
Complete Reading

Facebook Inc: Facebook Stock Has More Room to Run More Upside for FB Stock? Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) stock seems to be the most appealing candidate for investors looking for a growth name among the market of large-cap tech firms. The company’s metrics from its second quarter of 2016 and recent years outshine many of its
Complete Reading

Create Account



Log In Your Account



Dash_En