Guide to Economic Indicators

Economic indicators can have a huge impact on the market; therefore, knowing how to interpret and analyse them is important for all investors. These tutorials cover some of the most important economic indicators. Just follow this link: http://tinyurl.com/indicators101

Risks in Futures Trading

I recently saw the following post on an investment forum. I thought it would be an interesting topic for my newsletter. So here is my long answer: Question: Is the risk factor of investing in commodity futures greater or lesser than that in funds? Answer: Generally speaking the risk of trading futures is greater than investing in funds. I stress …

Introducing Harvey Bower

We have a new staff member! Harvey, the red toy poodle, is being groomed to monitor a few special markets such as pork bellies and chicken neck futures. Harvey is welcomed by his brothers Gucci and Reno.

Q&A: Excellent iGoogle Gadgets

Question: Dear Guy. I noticed on your page you had links to a few stock quote gadgets. They seem like a great idea. Would you mind supplying the links to those? Answer: Thanks for the feedback. It’s amazing how much you can get for free. Here is a link for Stock Market Quotes. And here are a couple of other …

Q&A: Trading Account Size

Question: Hi Guy I have read the book Three Little Spreads Went to Market. Very informative thanks. I have been looking for an alternative to shares that doesn’t have the extreme risk of some other derivative products. Just a quick question: do you see a specific amount in an account to make this type of trade viable? Is it $5,000 …