Understanding ETFs: What Do You Need to Know?
Nov27

Understanding ETFs: What Do You Need to Know?

  One of the best ways to begin investing in stocks – or to add diversity and depth to your current stock investing strategy – is with exchange-traded funds, or ETFs. Since their arrival in the early 1990s, ETFs have soared in popularity with the average investor. Whether for a retirement fund, an investment portfolio or a college fund for a growing young investor, ETFs offer a remarkable hedge against risk, provide...

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Investing 101: How to Beat the Market
Nov13

Investing 101: How to Beat the Market

Any Investor’s Dream is to Beat the Market, but Only a Handful Actually Do It. If you’re already rich, you could shove your money into a hedge fund and hope for the best, after their ridiculous fees that is. But not even the black-box trading hedge funds are a sure thing. The average return of hedge funds in 2013 was a meager 9.1% compared to the S&P500’s 17.8%.   So How Do You Beat the Market Then? Well,...

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Market Recap with Jiazi
Nov06

Market Recap with Jiazi

Macro Update On U.S.   U.S. real GDP increased at an annual rate of 2.9%[1] in the third quarter of 2016, as compared to the 1.4%[2] increase rate in the second quarter. The latest U.S. inflation rate is 1.5%[3] through the 12 months ended September 2016, as published on October 18, 2016; the rate could give the Fed confidence that inflation is to reach the bank’s 2% target. Real disposable personal income increased 2.2%[4] in...

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Fitbit Analysis ahead of Q3 Earnings 2016
Nov02

Fitbit Analysis ahead of Q3 Earnings 2016

Fitbit will report their earnings after the markets close today. They will most probably beat their expectations and it won’t affect the stock price a single cent. However, there are something that will. Let me explain. Let’s start with the expectations for the quarter: Company’s Expectations For This Quarter Outlook and Guidance Fitbit’s outlook for the third quarter of 2016 is as follows: Revenue in the range of...

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Recap: Live Q&A with Alex from our Wall St HQ
Oct30

Recap: Live Q&A with Alex from our Wall St HQ

In case you missed out on our very fist SprinkleBit Webinar, here is your chance to catch up! On Thursday, Alex sat down and answered some of the questions you guys have been sending us. During this 30 minute Q&A session we covered many questions frequently asked by new traders and investors. Skip the first 5-minutes and you will be taken right to the good stuff.   In this video Alex answers: 1. I would like to know the best...

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7 Tips When Saving For a House
Oct23

7 Tips When Saving For a House

1# Find your price point and set a goal Looking for a house or apartment can both be fun and scary. The fun part is to vision your new lifestyle in the homes you look at, and the scary part is when you see the price tag. I’m personally going through this right now with my partner and wanted to share some tips on how to get on the right path. The first part is to set your price point, this is where you (and your...

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