May 2013

OTC Stocks vs Exchange Listed Issues, Big Boards

OTC Stocks vs Exchange Listed Issues, Big Boards Some investors have only exchange-listed issues in their portfolios; no doubt many of them still use full-service brokerages.  That's how their parents did it.  But more and more people looking to the markets to supplement income and save...

What are Stock Promotions / Stock Promoters ?

What are stock promotions / stock promoters? Stock promotions are, in the broadest sense of the term, a means of drawing attention to little-known, usually low-priced securities that would otherwise attract few investors.  For traders, they can create profitable plays; for investors, they're almost always deadly. Originally,...