Penny Stocks: Sales and earnings climb for Supremex

Penny Stocks: Sales and earnings climb for Supremex

Envelope-maker Supremex has lifted its sales by buying regional manufacturers in the U.S. and Canada. Its new focus on packaging for e-commerce and online shopping has also lifted earnings.

SUPREMEX (symbol SXP on Toronto; www.supremex.com) is a leading North American… Read More

Are forex trading robots really as great as promised?

If forex trading robots were as much of a sure thing as promoters of trading systems make them out to be, why would anybody work?

Foreign exchange (“forex”) trading robots automatically place trades on your behalf using a complex formula.

These robots are typically marketed with… Read More

Forex trading courses sound too good to be true for a reason

Reductio ad absurdum (Latin: “reduction to the absurd”) is a form of argument that goes back thousands of years, to Aristotle and before. It works like this: to prove a proposition is false, you simply show that its logical implications lead to absurd conclusions. This… Read More

How hedge funds make promises that are almost impossible to keep

No experienced, successful investor will be surprised at the suspicions that cling to hedge funds in the wake of repeated financial crises. When that much money floods into an investment area that fast, unpleasant financial events are bound to happen.

The huge investment attracts unscrupulous characters,… Read More

Forex investments sound too good to be true … and they are

Reductio ad absurdum (Latin: “reduction to the absurd”) is a form of argument that goes back thousands of years, to Aristotle and before. It works like this: to prove a proposition is false, you simply show that its logical implications lead to absurd conclusions. This… Read More

Revealing the myths behind forex investments

These days, we see lots of ads for books, seminars and software that purport to show you how you can consistently make returns of 50% to 100% (or more) yearly in forex investments. Some even go so far as to say you can do it… Read More

What your broker won’t tell you about forex investments

With the Canadian dollar trading near $0.97 U.S., and outperforming many of the world’s major currencies, interest in forex (or foreign exchange) investments has picked up lately.

Forex investments involve dealing in foreign currency futures or options. This can make sense for a business that is… Read More

Pat: A friend of mine recently purchased a “Trading Robot.” He is ecstatic because the robot can trade 24 hours a day with inputted instructions respecting trading. He is required to place his investment funds with a brokerage in Dubai, although he says he will set up a segregated account in the U.K. What is your opinion/experience with “Trading Robots”? Many thanks.

Foreign exchange (“forex”) trading robots automatically place trades on your behalf using a complex formula.

These robots are typically marketed with impressive-looking performance records. However, those records are typically derived by “back-testing” the program against past data. In other words, the promoters go back through… Read More