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The Fundamentals of Pair Trading

By: Wayne Duggan One of the hardest things to do when trading is managing risk. Often, there are so many risk factors at play in a given asset, it can be hard to protect yourself and still profit. For example, the S&P 500 (and most of its components) trades up and down every day based.. Read more

How Snapchat’s Upcoming Lockup Expiration Could Affect The Stock

By: Wayne Duggan The most high-profile IPO of 2017, Snapchat parent company Snap Inc (NYSE: SNAP), has been a major disappointment for investors up to this point. Roughly four months into its life as a public company, Snap’s stock is already trading more than 7 percent below its IPO price. Unfortunately for Snap bulls, the.. Read more

The IPOX® Week, July 17, 2017

Select IPOX Indexes outpace rising markets, extend move into uncharted territory. IPOX-linked ETFs close at fresh record. AUM rise. Global deal-flow review and outlook: Most IPOs rise based on final offer, record number deals lined up. Select IPOX Indexes outpace rising markets, extend move into uncharted territory. Ahead of earnings, the IPOX Indexes continued to.. Read more

What Do You Do When A Stock You Own Gets Acquired?

By: Wayne Duggan Amazon.com, Inc (NASDAQ: AMZN)’s grocery list for June included a $13.7 billion buyout bid for Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM), an unexpected bit of good news for Whole Foods shareholders. The grocer’s stock jumped 29 percent on the day the bid was announced. But once shareholders finished celebrating the big gain,.. Read more

Learn the Ins and Outs of Custom Order Entry in Lightspeed Trader® in Our Webinar Recap

Here at Lightspeed TradingTM, we provide you with the tools that you need to succeed as an active trader. This includes offering various educational resources for our clients. We regularly host webinars that give new and veteran traders alike tips for developing trading strategies, as well as an inside look at some of the in-depth.. Read more

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