Penny stock trading can be a fun business with great potential, but unfortunately there are a number of scams associated with niche, as well as penny stock fraud. Here we take a serious and professional look at online penny stock trading and aim to provide quality information on this specific market.
Many people get involved in trading penny stocks because they want a way to get rich quick. There is no easy way to get rich quick. There is money to be made in this market, but it doesn’t necessarily come easily. There is a learning curve, and there is plenty of risk.
Comparing penny stock brokers is one good place to start if you are serious about getting into this market. We’ll discuss various online brokers and the differences between the types of brokers. We also explain how to trade penny stocks as well as stock trading software.
This site provides a good look into penny stock trading, providing tips on what to do and advice of what to avoid. Continue reading
If you are just getting started in the business of penny stock trading you’ll need to know where to buy penny stocks. But before you even ask this question it is important to understand more about this specific market and these stocks to see if this is something you really want to consider.
There is a simple and a not so simple answer to the question of where to buy penny stocks. There are a number of brokers who can help you buy and sell penny stocks, but to get the most out of your time and money you want to choose the right brokerage company. Each of the online stock brokers offers different services, has a different minimum balance and charges different fees for each trade. You may initially want to go with the cheapest broker but this isn’t always the best way to go, at least in the beginning.
Besides choosing a broker you need to know where to go to find and research these stocks so you can monitor them and determine which ones to buy. Continue reading
While you can get your stock quotes online or in the paper if you want to be successful at trading penny stocks you will need to check stock prices more often then after the market bell at the end of the day. Instead you may want to look into penny stock quoting systems to provide you with more up-to-the-minute quotes and further capabilities.
There are a few different levels of quotes with different degrees of detail and other functionality. Level I stock quotes are similar to the information you get on the news, while Level III stock quotes include quotes on stocks as well as the ability to execute trades and send out a notice that trades were executed.
Since the price of penny stocks can change so quickly and so frequently throughout the day, the more information and capability you have with stock quoting systems the better chances of your success with penny stock trading. This is an already tricky market so all the tools you can find to help can make a big difference. Continue reading
One of the most common — if not the outright most common — questions I receive is, “How do I buy stocks on line? I think one of the most important ways to answer this is not with a direct answer but rather with a series of questions that helps the questioner understand the complexity and weight of that question.
In all likelihood, if someone is asking this question they are new to online investing. That can be a very precarious and vulnerable role to play these days, as these Internet waters are infested with fraud-perpetuating sharks. So come along with me as I examine what someone asking about how to buy stocks on line is really asking. Keep in mind the answer to this question can also vary based on what type of stocks you are considering, for example someone looking to get into online penny stock trading may use different tools than someone trying to diversify their retirement portfolio. Continue reading
Looking for spicy penny stock choices? Drooling over the most recent penny stocks to follow? it’s time to wake up. The best penny stocks to watch should be determined by you and you alone. Any external resources ought to exclusively offer you supplemental information that you evaluate along with your own technical analysis and due diligence. Breaking down trading and pricing models and exploring stock backgrounds may lead you to your own legitimate and fruitful list of penny stocks to watch.
You will find a few websites, forums and supposed penny stock mailing lists that plug hot penny stock picks as well as penny stocks to watch. But should you trust these sources? Continue reading
Along with some extensive revisions to my current articles on Penny Stock Brokers, the OTC Market, and Stock Quoting Systems, I have some big news about Penny Stock Trading. We are now up and running on our new domain http://OnlinePennyStockTrading.org. All of our comprehensive guides are now on this new domain and we have more to come soon. This is a cleaner and more appropriate domain without that goofy dash in the domain name.
Even with a sluggish economy there are still plenty of opportunities in this particular market. This is a great time to be a micro cap stock investor if you have knowledge of the basics and a few good resources to help you. Continue reading
Well, maybe not much more… This is just an update to let my readers and visitors know that I have begun anew to grow my Penny Stock Trading site.
As part of its new development, I’ve started a Twitter account. You can follow me here: http://twitter.com/PennyStockChuck
For the two or three who get it and are wondering… yes, that is a pop culture reference. Continue reading