Do Investing Pros Make Smart Buy and Sell Decisions?

Alex Imas, professor of behavioral science and economics at Chicago Booth, visits to discuss new research into the effects of heuristic thinking on institutional investors' performance.

Short Selling: The Risks and Rewards

Make sure you understand the risks of short selling before taking the plunge.

6 Ideas for Trading the Magnificent Seven

The Magnificent Seven stocks—tech giants Alphabet, Amazon, Apple, Meta, Microsoft, Nvidia, and Tesla—are a volatile group that could be of interest to some traders.

Investing During Stock Market Highs

Watch to learn how to invest when the stock market is at all-time highs.

Earnings Season: What to Look For

Find out what traders should watch for during earnings season.

Stock Sectors: What Are They? How Are They Used?

Here are key facts to know about equity sectors—what they are, what they do, and how stock sectors can be used in investing.

Semiconductor Earnings Wrap With Nvidia Results

The chip sector comes into sharp focus ahead of a key earnings report, with signs of divergence in the sector.

After 2 Tough Years, Will Falling Rates Boost IPOs?

Through the end of 2023, 108 IPOs priced, still well below the 2014 to 2020 average of 184. Could falling rates restart the dealmaking?

What Should You Do with Your Employee Stock?

Whether it's stock options, restricted stock units, an employee stock purchase plan, or some other form of equity compensation, many companies offer this vital benefit to employees. But once you have it, what should you do with it?

How Thematic Strategies Differ from Sector Funds

Thematic investing strategies can help you diversify in different ways than a sector-based fund might—just make sure you know what you're buying.