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  Stock market - Psychology Central
Although common, the term 'the stock market' is a somewhat abstract concept for the mechanism that enables the trading of company stocks.
Such indices are usually market capitalization (the total market value of floating capital of the company) weighted, with the weights reflecting the contribution of the stock to the index.
Stock that a trader does not actually own may be traded using short selling; margin buying may be used to purchase stock with borrowed funds; or, derivatives may be used to control large blocks of stocks for a much smaller amount of money than would be required by outright purchase or sale.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Stock_market   (3668 words)

  
 Stock exchange -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Stock exchanges also provide facilities for the issue and redemption of securities, as well as other financial instruments and capital events including the payment of income and dividends.
Supply and demand in stock markets is driven by various factors which, as in all free markets, affect the price of stocks (see stock valuation).
To be listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), for example, a company must have issued at least a million shares of stock worth $100 million and must have earned more than $10 million over the last three years ([1]).
www.exchangegrid.com   (757 words)

  
 Calculation of Stock Market Indices
Stocks which have been excluded from the indices due to closure of their markets for more than 5 consecutive trading days will not be re-included in the ISE National-30, ISE National-50 and the ISE National-100 indices until the end of the quarter.
Stocks, started to be traded within the quarter, are included in the relevant market, sector and sub-sector indices on the 11th trading day.
Since stock trading operations in stock exchanges worldwide are carried out in local currencies in which the securities are issued, comparative studies of indices among countries is possible on the basis of a common currency unit.
www.ise.org /indices/stckinxd.htm   (1599 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Stock market   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
A stock market is a market for the trading of publicly held company stock and associated financial instruments (including stock options, convertibles and stock index futures).
Traditionally, stock markets were open-outcry where trading occurred on the floor of a stock exchange.
The character of markets around the world varies, for example with the majority of the shares in the Japanese market being held by financial companies and industrial corporations, compared with the broader ownership of stock by individuals in the USA or the UK.
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/Stock_market   (1056 words)

  
 stock market - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about stock market
The oldest stock exchanges are Antwerp (1460), Hamburg (1558), Amsterdam (1602), New York (1790), and London (1801).
The former division on the London Stock Exchange between brokers (who bought shares from jobbers to sell to the public) and jobbers (who sold them only to brokers on commission, the ‘jobbers' turn’) was abolished in 1986.
Stock exchanges can be open outcry on a trading floor, although this is now rare, or screen-based, where transactions are conducted in dealing rooms.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Stock+Market   (201 words)

  
 > Colombo Stock Exchange < Market Indices   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The market has been divided into 20 sectors and the price indices for each sector is calculated on a daily basis.
Companies that have made application to the CSE to de list and are likely to be de listed in the near future as at the date of evaluation.
Size is measured by the average of market capitalization of companies as at end of the immediately preceding 4 quarters of the date of evaluation.
www.cse.lk /marketinfo/mindices.jsp   (1012 words)

  
 Analyze Indices! Daily list of bullish and bearish market and industry indices and index stocks. Market and industry ...
The returns of the last stocks in the lists are very small or negative even for a bull market.
The sorted stock lists can be useful for day trading, short-term trading and for determining starting points for long-term investing.
For your convenience we have a list of the major stock market and industry indices and ETF.
www.analyzeindices.com   (458 words)

  
 Istanbul Stock Exchange
ISE Markets and the Introduction of New Turkish Lira (YTL)
INDICES section explains the calculation methodology for the Stock Market Indices and the ISE Government Debt Securities Indices.
The Federation of Euro-Asian Stock Exchanges (FEAS), is a non-profit, regional federation European Union and Asian Stock Exchanges headquartered in Istanbul.
www.ise.org   (484 words)

  
 Fool.com: A Fool's Introduction to Indexes
Other organizations have created their own list of companies that measure "the market" or a particular subset of the market.
There are indexes that track every publicly traded stock (the Wilshire 5000), the top 100 stocks traded on the Nasdaq exchange (the Nadsaq 100), biotech stocks, utility stocks, pet superstore stocks, and stocks that start with J. (Kidding about those last two, but check back next year.
This is good news for investors who may be tired of paying that Harvard grad to underperform the market, as about 80% of managed mutual funds do.
www.fool.com /school/indices/introduction.htm   (627 words)

  
 Money market - Psychology Central
The money market is the financial market for short-term borrowing and lending, typically up to thirteen months.
This contrasts with the capital market for longer-term funds.
In the money markets, banks lend to and borrow from each other, short-term financial instruments such as certificates of deposit (CDs) or enter into agreements such as repurchase agreements (repos).
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Money_market   (395 words)

  
 Ireland Information Guide , Irish, Counties, Facts, Statistics, Tourism, Culture, How
A stock exchange is an organization of brokers and investment bankers which has the purpose of providing the facilities for trade of company stocks and other financial instruments.
The trading of stock on stock exchanges is called the stock market.
To be listed on the NYSE (New York Stock Exchange), for example, a company must have issued at least a million shares of stock worth $16 million and must have more than $2.5 million net income (1998 requirements).
www.irelandinformationguide.com /Stock_exchange   (250 words)

  
 LSU Libraries -- Business Subject Guides
Daily market news, current and historical statistics, market commentary, and a glossary.
Quotes, national and global market news, economy and politics, research and tools, stock research, and commentary.
Access quotes by typing in the ticker symbol (refer to the "symbol look-up" link for a list of companies and their symbols), index quotes and the companies listed in each index, plus a glossary of terms.
www.lib.lsu.edu /bus/finance.html   (1374 words)

  
 Stock Markets and Share Price Information
This is a comprehensive portal concentrating on gold stocks and gold investment in the major markets.
Provides access to UK listed company share prices, stock market indices and latest financial and business news from Reuters and the Press Association.
In German but the German stock markets are also covered by Yahoo Finance UK and Ireland.
www.rba.co.uk /sources/stocks.htm   (2144 words)

  
 Seeking Alpha » The Stock Market Blogs Resource Page
Its coverage of the latest stock market investing and trading research from academia is particularly strong.
is a stock market blog with a firm ideological slant.
The blog was started in April 2005, and illustrates an important emerging phenomenon: stock market blogs are now being launched by intelligent and articulate investment professionals interested in expressing and exchanging ideas (not promoting their own positions).
seekingalpha.com /article/3033   (7961 words)

  
 Weekly Update Dec 5, 2004
You may also be interested in the stocks found on the Air Freight List, the Air Services, the Airline List, the Industrial Transportation List, the Marine Transportation List, the Miscellaneous Transportation List, the Railroad List, the Transportation Equipment List, the Trucking List or the Water Transportation List.
You may also be interested in the stocks found on the Air Courier List, the Air Freight List, the Air Services, the Airline List, the Industrial Transportation List, the Marine Transportation List, the Miscellaneous Transportation List, the Railroad List, the Transportation Equipment List, the Trucking List or the Water Transportation List.
The PC Hardware List was simply too broad to help investors to see what computer manufacturers are performing well in relationship to their peers.
www.bullsector.com /weeklyupdateFeb25th,2001.htm   (9082 words)

  
 Stock Market News, Stock Quotes, and World Markets - Forbes.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Find stocks that could be taken over profitably and that you would be content to own even if they aren't taken over.
Stock quotes are delayed at least 15 minutes for Nasdaq, at least 20 minutes for NYSE/AMEX.
U.S. indexes are delayed at least 15 minutes with the exception of Nasdaq, Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 which are 2 minutes delayed.
www.forbes.com /markets   (503 words)

  
 LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE THE STOCK MARKET AND INTERNATIONAL BANKING INVESTORS
A stock exchange is an organisation of which the members are stock brokers.
The initial offering of stock to investors is by definition the primary market and subsequent trading is the secondary market.
To be listed on the NYSE (New York Stock Exchange), for example, a company must have issued at least a million shares of stock worth $100 million and must have earned more than $10 million over the last three years ([1] (http://www.nyse.com/Frameset.html?displayPage=/listed/1022540125610.html)).
www.solarnavigator.net /sponsorship/london_stock_market.htm   (591 words)

  
 Stock Indices   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Information on and history of the Montreal, Canada exchange; quotes and market data for stock, indices, options, and futures.
Reuters - The Lloyd's of London market said on Thursday that it slid to a small loss in 2005 as a result of large hurricane claims, but that its financial position remained strong.
Reuters - U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday, with the Nasdaq and SandP 500 indexes closing at 5-year highs, as investors bought tech stocks after Apple Computer Inc. released software that could expand the number of users of its Mac computers.
www.stockindices.info   (606 words)

  
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www.americanbulls.com   (233 words)

  
 e-MasterTrade stock market analysis tools for trading and investing
Stock market trading may result in losses or big profits.
Our free tools enable traders to forecast stock prices and to automate your trading with mechanical trading system.
You may receive daily forecasts of stock markets values after FREE registration.
www.e-mastertrade.com   (480 words)

  
 FTSE
FTSE Group calculates over 60,000 indices covering 48 countries and all major asset classes.
We constantly strive to meet the changing needs of the market through innovative index design, and customized index solutions, and have been the partner of choice for many exchanges worldwide.
Our established index standards - encompassing independent committee governance, liquidity screening, free float adjustment and country classification, create clear transparent methodology and governance to ensure all our indices are investable and straightforward to track.
www.ftse.com   (162 words)

  
 BigCharts: Stock Charts, Screeners, Interactive Charting and Research Tools
HOUSTON (MarketWatch) -- Major oil companies are likely to trim their exposure to Venezuela and spend their development money elsewhere as the oil producing giant embarks on an increasingly rancorous course with foreign investors, said analysts Wednesday.
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks ended higher Wednesday amid optimism over the upcoming first-quarter earnings season, and as strength in the technology sector lifted the SandP 500 and the Nasdaq Composite to their best levels in about five years.
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) - As regulatory and integration issues wind down and factors like valuations converge with foreign interest in the U.S. market, Lehman Brothers said Wednesday it expects mergers and acquisitions activity in the banking sector to accelerate.
bigcharts.marketwatch.com /?siteid=&avatar=seen&dist=ctbc   (435 words)

  
 Daily Update
According to Barcharts.com the hottest industry in the market this year is made up of the stocks on the Music and Video Stores Stock List.
While the market has done extremely well the last couple of weeks many of the major indices are now hitting upper Bollinger Bands on the charts we run.
The third and final list this week is based on the excellent industry lists put together by BarCharts.com; the Insurance Broker List.
www.bullsector.com /dailyupdate.html   (9109 words)

  
 List of stock exchanges - Stockepedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
National Stock Exchange (formerly the Cincinnati Stock Exchange)
Tallinn Stock Exchange, part of HEX Integrated Markets
Helsinki Stock Exchange, part of HEX Integrated Markets
www.stockepedia.com /index.php?title=List_of_stock_exchanges&printable=yes   (107 words)

  
 Stock Market Timing   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
If you are looking for commentaries on the marke, braking news or a general view,you will not find it here.
By consistently applying the strategies to the Buy/Sell indications, we believe that an investor may build wealth over time with a superior return in his portfolio.
personal opinion of trends in the stock market, and is by no means meant to be taken as an individualized recommendation.
www.uctrend.com   (311 words)

  
 Stock Broker List   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
For a full list of Attila's releases go to the Discography section and for ones currently available to Merchandise.
CSL STOCK BROKERS LIMITED ADDRESS: 4TH Floor, Primerose Tower 17A Tinubu is by no means a comprehensive list of all reputable stock brokers in Nigeria.
Amazon.com: Buying Stocks Without A Broker: Books by Charles B. Carlson I still own a stock list in the book that I purchased thanks to this book.
www.wrightsbestin69.info /stock-broker-list.html   (562 words)

  
 StockWireUsa.com and Barchart.com - Stock Quotes, Charts and Data
StockWireUsa.com and Barchart.com - Stock Quotes, Charts and Data
Market Indices as of Apr 5 - 18:00
Data provided by ddfplus and subject to terms of use.
www2.barchart.com /indices.asp?code=bswire   (46 words)

  
 Index Charts, Stock Market Indices, Broader Market   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
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Nasdaq 100 Stocks - 10 Day MA of Record High Percent Index
www.trending123.com /index   (125 words)

  
 Collective Investments (OEICs, Unit Trusts and Investment Trusts)
Also performance figures for a large list of stock market indices.
Unfortunately there are charts for the trusts, but not for the indices.
Zero Charge ITs: combined (marketing?) web page from some ITs with 'zero charge' investment plans.
www.meden.demon.co.uk /Links/f_collective.html   (115 words)

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