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A starter’s guide to the stock market

A stock market is a place where billions, maybe even trillions of dollars are moved around. They are the very foundations of our economies and it is how companies stay in business. Stripped down to its basics, a stock exchange or market is a place where shares or stocks of a company are dealt. These stocks entitle the owner to a small stake in the company. Each big conglomerate has hundreds of millions of shares all over the world and the trade of the stock is what keeps things moving around for the company.

The very reason people dive into the stock market is to earn some money and make it a second source of income, or if they are proficient at it, then turn it into their main job. This sounds easy to say and in theory, but stepping into the stock market without any knowledge would be a … Read More