Stocks, otherwise known as equities or shares are a certificate representing partial ownership of a company. By owning a share of the company, you stand to financially benefit when the company does well or suffer financially when it does badly.
The rise of stock influencers – shaking markets with words
Elon tweets and people buy. In the past few months, we have seen stocks and other assets shoot up and down following tweets or other announcements from what we now call stock influencers. What is the reach of these people, and what are the risks behind this trend?
Swiss Stocks: Hearing the world with Sonova Holding
Sonova Holding is one of the leading providers of hearing aids, a solution to the growing, worldwide concern of hearing loss and one of the main healthcare Swiss stocks. What does the company stand for, and does it make an interesting investment?
Rising bond yields, slowing stock momentum: what to do?
As bond yields are soaring, momentum on stock prices is slowing down. Is this the end of the party? While the situation may look grim, we ought to have a closer look at it to see that things might not be as bad as they seem.
Semiconductors are the new diamonds: will Taiwan keep pace?
Amidst the semi-conductor shortage, impairing car production and consumers electronics, countries like the US and Germany have written letters to the Taiwanese government, asking for help. What will Taiwan do to face this massive demand?
It is not rare for big name stocks to come with big price tags. As a result, not everyone can afford to buy the companies they like. Fractional share are portion of an stock or ETF, making the purchase of expensive stocks for individual investors with a low capital.
Why is investing in stocks generally profitable over the long term?
If investors dream of winning money, they fear losing money. However, the data shows that, by and large, investing in stocks over the long term is unlikely to give you a negative return. Why is that so?
There is no price on love which is why Hyperconnect’s $1.725 billion price tag was but a ''formality'' for Match Group. After a successful Bumble IPO, and with Valentine’s day just around the corner we now turn our attention towards Match Group (MTCH).
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