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  1. alpix

    Access stock market data through PostgreSQL

    Hi, Thanks for reading this post. :) I was wondering if there is any server available that I can connect through pgAdmin (PostgreSQL) to make queries about the ASX stock market. Thank you and I appreciate any hints, Alpix.
  2. Zaxon

    Stock Market Sectors: are you a loser or one of the cool kids?

    In the last year, if you simply invested in gold stocks, your return would have been 63.9%. On the other hand, if you chose the nice, safe energy sector, you would have lost a whopping %15. Clearly there's a massive advantage in choosing the right market sectors, and nothing but regret if...
  3. R

    Illusions of The Stock Market

    When Warren Buffett wrote that investors should have their eyes on the playing field instead of the scoreboard, the emphasis is to focus on what’s hugely important. At the same time, perhaps, his message is more than just how one should use their time, but the peril of constantly checking the...
  4. Gringotts Bank

    How The Big Players Manipulate The Stock Market

    https://seekingalpha.com/instablog/2918951-g-hudson/1026551-how-the-big-players-manipulate-the-stock-market
  5. V

    Australian Stock Market Manual

    Hey I am looking for a Australian Stock Market Manual like the Moody's Manual. That has information on all the listed stocks with information on companies business / stock price and other analysis. Any thing in hard copy or soft form will do. Please advise. Thanks
  6. G

    Best market commentary

    What’s the best site/twitter feed for up to the minute market commentary? Most sites simply state the obvious eg ‘CBA slipped 1.5%’ without stating why. The other day Westpac shares plumetted 60 cents but I couldn’t see any reason why. Any suggestions as to your favourites much appreciated.
  7. A

    Decoding the Stock Market

    https://www.amazon.com.au/dp/B077X7HTGD Great coffee read! Would welcome any feedback on the text.
  8. D

    Share Trading Account?

    I'm looking to open a share trading account for ONLINE trading... Was looking at Comsec or CMC markets. Basically I will open an account with them and put money in it. I don't care if they don't pay any interest though that would be a bonus. I will trade infrequently so I would assume I will...
  9. H

    Why did the stock market perform badly today after RBA rate cut?

    When central bank cuts interest rate, shouldn't this be bullish for stock market? This is usually the case for U.S markets when the Fed cuts interest rate. Why did the stock market here perform badly after RBA cut rate today? Why do we interpret this market action?
  10. B

    Effect of low Australian dollar on the stock market?

    hey people with the new projected "40c" Australian dollar, im curious to know what the historical effects of a low australian dollar does the the stock market? and how yoou think it will effect the stock market?
  11. Tisme

    Stock Market Returns Versus Political Cycles

    This fella seems to rather interested in politics verssus stock market. 2005: http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1215&context=commpapers 2009...
  12. S

    Where do I start in the stock market?

    Hey everyone im new to the idea of the stock market and looking for any advice i can get on how to start out . Im finding it really overwhelming just figuring out where to start and how to get an understanding of the market . Has anyone else had this problem ? Where do i start ?
  13. Q

    Signs of stock market decline

    hi all, I'm new to share trading and have what I consider a very important question. I'm looking for advice/signs of what to look for not if but when we have another major stock market decline. US market decline, interest rates increase, property values. Do these have an impact on the Ozzie...
  14. B

    Superannuation top up or stock market?

    Hi Everyone Thought I would open up an interesting thread on whether people would recommend dumping 10K into my super now or 10K into a stock with a dividend and what the possible advantages/disadvantages would be. Currently im 33 years old with a dismal super balance of $50K. Would Like...
  15. M

    Stock market vs. forex for beginner

    Can anyone tell me which easier to learn for beginner? Stock market or forex? I guess this subject is not new,im interested in both markets and started to read but just wondering which easy to start with. Can anyone suggest any good books for beginners in forex and stock .only started to read...
  16. S

    Minimum capital to make $30,000 per year in the stock market?

    what is the minimum capital for you to make $30,000 per year in stockmarket :)
  17. S

    Which is easier to make money: poker, sports betting, stock market?

    how do you rate them (1,----10), 10 is easiest. 1 is the hardest. :)
  18. T

    1st post new fella interested in shares/stock market

    Hi All, 1st post here, havnt had time to do much reading around so take it easy !!;) I currently run my own building company and although successful ive always wondered about the stock market /share trading etc . ive brought a few books, don't know how good good or not : getting...
  19. R

    Relationships within the stock market

    Hi guys I think this is my first (or 2nd?) post, but hopefully one of many in this community. I've recently decided to start educating myself on stock markets and have been doing a lot of reading. I've got a statistical background and was wondering if analysts have found any...
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