A stock broker or trading stocks, equity or bond trading is a public or private person involved in trading stocks, options, commodities, currencies, mutual funds, and other trading securities.
The term stock broker is sometimes used interchangeably with the term stock marketer. Stock brokers can be an independent agent, a broker, or a hedge fund manager. These stocks trading in large publicly listed companies can also be through a dominant stock exchange.
Before you start buying and selling stocks, it is important to do some research on what stocks are ideal to invest in. You should find out the financials of the company and its key personnel. It is better to invest in stocks that have been around for a long period of time.
The period of time to invest can range from months to years. Be wary of stocks that are hot picks because you could lose your shirt …Continue Reading