Deciding whats stocks to invest into and how to do it is never a straightforward process. eToro offers hundreds of assets as well as a great variety of statistics, risk metrics and technical analysis tools, which may be quite overwhelming to navigate in. Let's have a look at one of the most popular concepts in finance, - beta of a company, what it is and how you can use it in … [Read more...] about What is a company’s beta?
eToro platform offers a wide variety of trading indicators for you to choose from and it may be quite challenging to navigate amongst them and choose a few for your trading. There are two generally distinguished groups of indicators, leading and lagging, that differ in the way they are constructed and interpreted. What they are, how they differ and how you can use them in your … [Read more...] about Leading and Lagging indicators on eToro
eToro offers a wide variety of markets and assets for you to choose from and as many technical tools needed for your trading. Bollinger Bands is one of the most popular ones, so let's have a look at what they are. What are Bollinger Bands? Bollinger Bands is a widely employed technical analysis indicator that is used to identify overbought and oversold market … [Read more...] about Bollinger Bands on eToro. How does it work?
What is a Moving Average Indicator? Moving Average is one of the simplest indicators used in trading and it shows the average price of a stock over time; it is constantly updated as new price information becomes available. This indicator is one of the most common tools of technical analysis and shows an 'overall' price direction, smoothing over short-term market deviations and … [Read more...] about Moving average indicators on eToro
What is a momentum strategy? Momentum strategy relies on making a profit by going long or short when price movements of an asset show a strong trend in an upwards or a downwards direction i.e. when there is a high price momentum either way. If an asset, such as stock or ETF, is undergoing an upward trend (so increasing in price), momentum trader would go long in it (i.e. buy … [Read more...] about Momentum trading on eToro