Tag: Stocks

Premarket stocks: US debt is expected to pass 100% of GDP. Investors don’t seem to mind

What’s happening: The Congressional Budget Office projected Wednesday that the federal debt could be bigger than the US gross domestic product for the fiscal year starting in October. It hasn’t passed that threshold since 1946.

The CBO also projected that the federal budget deficit will hit $3.3 trillion this year, more than triple the shortfall recorded in 2019. That would be the largest deficit as a percentage of GDP since 1945.

The backstory: The increase is mostly caused by the economic fallout from the pandemic, which is shrinking GDP as Congress spends trillions of dollars to help keep the economy … Read more

How To Buy Stocks Online Without A Broker [21 Tips] | Liberated Stock Trader

Buying stocks without a broker has never been easier thanks to the internet and apps.

To explain, algorithms handle almost all the sales of stocks in today’s markets. Hence, you will need no specialized knowledge or skills to trade stocks. Instead, all you need to do is push a button to trade stock.

6 Ways to Buy Stocks Online Without a Broker

  1. Use a Transfer Agent like Computershare – high commissions
  2. Use a Direct Purchase Plan Through Your Employer – You need to be employed at the company
  3. Use a Dividend Reinvestment Plan – Good for dividend investors
  4. Use your
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