Last week, we placed our first stock trade in our real money account and chose ProtoLabs Inc. (PRLB) therefore. There are many factors that speak for this company and we have a long-term investment horizon. ProtoLabs is definitely a good candidate for the future with enormous potential for growth and we want to explain why.
Short selling is a difficult task for beginners and many wonder: How can I sell something that I do not even own?
In this article, we explain 3 key facts and phenomena about and around short-selling.
Many people seeking to invest in the stock market struggle to find a broker accepting small deposits. They want to open an account just to get their feet wet with stock trading and are not ready for a big commitment from the start. The minimum size of an account on several platforms is a few thousand dollars which is not affordable for everyone or not everyone wants to risk that much money when it comes to what they perceive as a high-risk activity. Especially beginners often don't have enough experience and first want to practice with a low amount of money while learning how to invest in the stock market.
What is Value Investing?
Value investing is when an investor buys stocks at a price significantly lower than what they are really worth. An investor armed with patience and willingness to learn and practice will succeed in value investing. Value investors are usually the first ones to get in a stock which is suddenly falling, so their entry position is significantly lower than that of other investors who come in later.
In this article, I would like to share my experiences with the Match Group stock (MTCH) and reflect on my decision-making process and my emotional experiences with my MTCH shares. I think that the emotional level plays an important role in learning trading and investing and I would like to share my experience for learning purposes with you.
Note: The author reflects his personal opinion and experience from his own trading. This article does not reflect the opinion of Tradimo and is not financial advice.
Personally, I have been a long-time user of the dating app Tinder. Currently, the Dating App is the flagship of the Match Group and the growth driver of the company. "Dating made easy" could be said. Swipe left or right in our now fast-moving world and you have the opportunity to meet someone new.
On 2nd October 2017, I decided to buy MTCH. Let's go through the decision to buy this stock together.