Altered Zone Trading

The Act of Getting into the Winning Zone

Election Fears Fuel Market

U.S. election fears have had a large negative impact on markets around the world. This was very important on November 4th, the Friday before the Presidential election. But regardless of what happens on November 8th, we should expect this volatility… Continue Reading →

What the BoE Rate Cut Means

The Bank of England took exceptional measures recently by implementing the largest rate cut that they have ever issued. It was also the first rate cut that the BoE has issued in about seven years. It’s no surprise that England’s… Continue Reading →

Stocks Move Up After GDP Data

The United States economy might not be quite as strong as many analysts originally had believed it was. The gross domestic product of the U.S. dropped slightly for the month of July, and although many traders were surprised by this,… Continue Reading →

Looking at Long Term Success

One of the simplest ways to tell if a company is a good long term buy or not as an investment is to try to create a picture of what the company will look like ten or twenty years from… Continue Reading →

What Influences the Fed

As pretty much every trader and investor in the United States has been wondering whether or not the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates this year, taking a look at what it would actually take for that to happen is… Continue Reading →

Apple Misses Earnings

On Tuesday, April 26th, Apple announced its earnings at the end of the trading day. As many were unsurprised to hear, they missed on their projected earnings. The consensus prediction was that they would announce an earnings number equal to… Continue Reading →

What Happened to Alphabet?

On Friday, April 22nd, Alphabet—the parent company to Google, and the (now debatably) biggest company in the world, fell by over 5 percent. The question that many investors have is: why did this big of a drop occur? And, of… Continue Reading →