Short Selling Under SEC Scrutiny

Short sellers have been vulnerable to attack on the claim that they’re spreading rumors or are out to destroy a company. Companies have mounted public-relations campaigns against them. In a short sale, investors borrow shares and immediately sell them, hoping to profit by replacing them later at a lower price – a sell-high, buy-low . . . → Read More: Short Selling Under SEC Scrutiny

Time for gold to shine?

  With gold off its highs of 2008 by 10% in dollars, it still sits at a high against other world currencies, most especially the British pound. The past year has witnessed a great amount of market volatility that has sent investors and traders cashing out of the market to preserve their capital. Majority of Banks [...] . . . → Read More: Time for gold to shine?