Consumer Price Index For All Urban Consumers (CPI-U)

Loading the player… What is ‘Consumer Price Index For All Urban Consumers (CPI-U)’ The Consumer Price Index For All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) measures the changes in the price of a basket of goods and services purchased…


Black Economy

What is ‘Black Economy’ The black economy is a segment of a country’s economic activity that is derived from sources that fall outside of the country’s rules and regulations regarding commerce. The activities can be either…


Blockchain Expo Global – Crypto La La land

Denis Vinokourov · April 19, 2018 · 10:30 pm Crypto markets are maturing, it remains to be seen how many companies that have raised money by issuing tokens will be alive in the next two…




Trading the MACD Divergence

Moving average convergence divergence (MACD), invented in 1979 by Gerald Appel, is one of the most popular technical indicators in trading. The MACD is appreciated by traders the world over for its simplicity and flexibility,…


Monopolistic Market

Loading the player… What is a ‘Monopolistic Market’? A monopolistic market is a theoretical construct in which only one company may offer products and services to the public. This is the opposite of a perfectly…



Positive Economics

Loading the player… What is ‘Positive Economics’? Positive economics is the study of economics based on objective analysis. Most economists today focus on positive economic analysis, which uses what is and what has been occurring…


Getting Acquainted With Options Trading

Many traders think of a position in stock options as a stock substitute that has higher leverage and less required capital. After all, options can be used to bet on the direction of a stock’s price,…