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Passersby are reflected in the window of the Nasdaq studios in New York City.

How do stock exchanges make money?

Jan 5, 2015
Nasdaq bring in cash from trades but also sells information and software.
Posted In: stock market, NASDAQ

Small investors still skipping stocks

Jan 1, 2015
Investors are twice bitten, thrice shy.
Posted In: bull market, stock market, investor confidence
The crowds on Wall Street, New York, after the stock exchange crashed.

Remembering Black Tuesday, 85 years later

Oct 29, 2014
Economic hard times of the past.
Posted In: stock market, black tuesday, great depression
A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Oct. 15 in New York City. Stocks remain on a downward trajectory amid growing fears of Ebola and a global slowdown.

How stock market volatility could impact the economy

Oct 16, 2014
It's been a wild week on the stock market. The causes are numerous--from Europe to ebola to weak economic growth in the United States. But what are the likely effects--beyond the markets themselves?
Posted In: stock market, market volatility, Dow Jones, S&P

A catalog of strange market turns

Oct 10, 2014
A look at the weird things and people that have caused markets to crash.
Posted In: stock market, market volatility, history

PODCAST: Sell in May?

May 6, 2014
Google and Amazon compete on same-day delivery. And, turning a rookie poker chump into a champ.
Posted In: stock market, same-day delivery, poker

High-frequency trading in the spotlight

Apr 1, 2014
'Moneyball' author says HFT traders skim away others' profits
Posted In: HFT, trading, stock market, Michael Lewis, book

Short-selling: A step-by-step guide.

Mar 20, 2014
Short selling has a bad rap. But it's been around as long as the markets have.
Posted In: stock market, short selling

Companies are falling over themselves to go public

Mar 10, 2014
Companies are selling shares at the fastest pace since 2007.
Posted In: stock market, IPOs, public offering

High frequency trading: More relaxed than you think

Mar 4, 2014
The technology and tactics of high frequency trading are impressive to some.
Posted In: high frequency trading, Wall Street, stock market

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