Unable to get the end of day stock quotes

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Hi everybody, We have been using Quandl.com’s free WIKI stock end of day (EOD) price API service, but we received below notification few days ago that their free WIKI EOD API ‘s data source is no longer available making their service a lot less reliable. And I found that WIKI EOD API does not return… Read more »

Which Sector ETF is doing great?

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Here is the SPDRS sector ETF YTD performance graph. As you can see XLY (consumer discretionary)  and XLV (Health Care) are doing really great, up more than 10% year to date.  I guess XLV is a good option . Stay away from XLE (Energy)  because Oil does not look good throughout the 2nd half of… Read more »

Free Stock trade – no commission

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Do you know that there is a stock broker that charges no commission? While other brokers charge you $7 ~ $10 per order, but they do not charge anything. I did sign up and that is true. This is just amazing. https://robinhood.com/   There are some limitations. You will need to use iPhone to trade stocks… Read more »

Watch out for the volume change

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One of the indicators I like is the Volume change. I closely monitor the volume change of the stocks closely. If the volume change percentage is greater than 100%, there was some kind of heavy buying or selling occurred that day which possibly means that large institutions were doing the transactions. I strongly believe that those… Read more »

How to find the bullish stocks stronger than S&P 500

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It seems that people are more interested in the popular bullish stocks rather than looking for any opportunities in the weak bearish stocks. Due to the strong US economy and dollar , the stock market became unstable. And it seems that people tend to make safer bets on the ones with continued bullish strength instead of… Read more »