Heikin-Ashi means “average bar” in Japanese. Heikin-Ashi Candlesticks use the open-close data from the previous period and the open-high-low-close data from the current period to create an average candlestick. As a result of the averaging, Heikin-Ashi candlesticks won’t show the exact open, high, low and close for that period like a standard candlestick would. Continue reading
A hammer is a kind of bullish reversal candlestick pattern, consists of only one candle, and appears after a downtrend. The candle is similar to a hammer, simply because it has a long lower wick and a short body at the top of the candlestick with almost no upper wick. Continue reading
The Doji candlestick pattern has a single candle. It is characterized by being small in length—meaning a small trading range—with an opening and closing price that are virtually equal.
2016 was an eventful year for Investar and we at Investarindia.com achieved several milestones in 2016. From our product to our team, we increased the number of ways we help customers, improve their trading skills and make it easier for them to trade with confidence.
Volume is among the most basic and effective concepts to understand when trading stocks. Volume is actually the number of shares (or contracts) that trade over a certain period of time (e.g.a day for daily timeframe). The higher the volume, more active the shares. Volume plays a significant role in the buying and selling of the stocks. Most traders combine the volume with the price of the stock to take the trading decision.
If your trading strategy is based on income generation, you could possibly tend to prefer companies that issue dividends. And why wouldn’t you like some extra payout every once in a while? But, before you decide to opt for choosing your investments, it’s vital that you understand how dividends fit into your portfolio and why they make a difference to the market.
The year 2016, without a doubt, has been a roller-coaster ride of many surprises. The unexpected Rexit, Brexit result in June, Donald Trump’s unexpected triumph in the US Presidential election, a surgical strike on Pakistan and the most notable of them all, obviously, was the government’s decision towards the end of the year to demonetize Rs 500 and Rs 1 ,000 currency notes.
The Dogs of the Dow is a stock selecting strategy popularized by Michael B. O’Higgins in 1991. It is dedicated to choosing the highest possible dividend paying Dow stocks. Continue reading