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Market index analysis and techniques

how can i determine market indexes ups and downs in stock market. mean that when will market green and when would be red. is trade-volume affect the market index rate? any analysis or techniques.
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selling online services in EU from Dubai [on hold]

I am starting a company, which is going to sell online services in EU from Dubai (United Arab Emirates). I am new in online selling. Do I need to have a bank account in an EU country? I suppose I ...
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29 views

What data can be extracted from my credit card?

When handing someone (e.g., a hotel receptionist) my credit card, what data can they extract? Obviously the data that is printed on the card (i.e., personal name, various numbers, expiry date, credit ...
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0answers
7 views

Where can one download or subscribe to end of day price data for Tokyo stocks?

I am looking for free sites to download end-of-day stock data for Tokyo stocks but my efforts have been in vain. The best hope was Yahoo Finance but it does not provide end-of-day data for Tokyo ...
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0answers
22 views

When does an in the money option become deep in the money [on hold]

When we say an option is deep in the money, at what point does it start becoming 'deep'? When the delta calculated by the black model returns a value of 1?
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Office had me fill out no fault… Wasn't no fault [on hold]

Had a motorcycle accident and was concussed. Doctors office had me fill out no fault because I "was in an accident". Turns out in NY motorcycle accidents don't use no fault. So it got rejected. They ...
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2answers
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Why is a stop order not triggered when the asking price is reached?

I set a stop order to sell some shares at $36 when the market price was around $34. (I bought at #37) The market price rose to $35, with the Ask price reaching $37.9, but the order did not execute. ...
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0answers
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Approximate time value and implied volatility from an option price

Without using theoretical pricing models, is there a way to quickly approximate the volatility and the time premium built into an option price. The intrinsic value is easy, but what remains after ...
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0answers
16 views

Historical financial/economic data available as free download

One can download stock quotes from yahoo in csv format. However, they do not provide that service for forex and fundamental economic numbers like GDP, inflation, forex rates etc. I found some sources ...
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4answers
303 views

Do my 401k/Roth accounts benefit from compounding?

I've always read that the great benefit of 401k's and IRA's are the compounding of interest. My entire 401k invests in a S&P index fund and I make semi-monthly contributions and there is one ...
0
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0answers
21 views

Is it easier for brokers to find shares to short in premarket?

Recently I have had trouble finding the shares to short for positions I want to take at the start of open hours. Is it easier for a broker to find the shares in premarket when the stock is likely to ...
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1answer
11 views

US corporate bonds index

Does a US corporate bonds index exist? It should be free to access or accessible through Bloomberg or Reuters terminals.
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23 views

does an option trading below parity always indicate an arbitrage opportunity

If an option is trading for less than parity, is it always a mispricing, waiting to be arbitraged, or are there other factors that can lead to this?
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1answer
33 views

If early exercise is a bad idea, why American option is more expensive than European [duplicate]

American options are more expensive than European options because they give the buyer the right to early exercise. But in a low interest environment, early exercise is a bad idea, for most retail ...
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1answer
91 views

My sister borrowed money on a home thats not hers, how can I protect the home?

After the death of my sister, my mother finds out she had taken a mortgage out on mom's home. The deed and taxes are only in mom's name. The bank came out taking pictures yesterday. Mom is 72 ...
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1answer
26 views

How to reduce income tax in India?

My salary is 450000 per year and tax deduction as below. Gross amount- Rs 450000 Net Taxable amount- Rs 250000 Net Taxable Salary per month - Rs 20833.33 Monthly taxes deducted at 10.3 % - Rs ...
2
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1answer
52 views

Amendment After 3 Years That Increases the Tax

I had filed 2010 US tax returns to the best of my knowledge using one of the famous online websites. Fast forward now (2014), I realized that I was in US for half a year and should have filed as ...
0
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1answer
24 views

When is an option a certain number of strikes in the money? e.g. “two strikes in”?

What does it mean when someone says:this option is one strike in the money or that option is 2 strikes in the money and so on and so forth? I understand in the money, at the money, and out of the ...
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1answer
38 views

If I roll over my retirement into an IRA, can I pay off my school loans at the same time without having that sum penalized?

I want to roll over a lump sum of retirement funds into some type of savings account, but want to designate a certain amount of it to pay off school loans. Can I do it without being taxed and/or ...
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1answer
106 views

Why does shorting a call option have potential for unlimited loss?

Referring to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Option_(finance), for a short call: If the stock price increases over the exercise price by more than the amount of the premium, the short will lose ...
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0answers
53 views

What should I do if I have not received my income tax refund 7 months after I filed?

I am a non-resident alien, and I sent my 1040NR-EZ together with other supporting documents in March 2014, and I received a letter from IRS in April saying that they needed more time in processing my ...
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1answer
48 views

What are tax implications of short vs long term capital losses?

I have read in multiple places that you can use investment losses of up to $3,000/year against your taxes. Is this as a deduction or credit? Does it count as an addition to itemized deductions or is ...
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1answer
19 views

COBRA and “in progress” expenses

I'm leaving my job in a few days, and I have significant "in progress" dental expenses. I haven't received any official COBRA information yet. I'm worried that any appointments after my last day at ...
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0answers
16 views

(US) What is the deduction for gifts of appreciated stock with restricted registration rights?

I have appreciated stock that I am allowed to give away to charitable transferees, but those transferees will have restricted registration rights for 12 months. They cannot sell the stock for 12 ...
4
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1answer
49 views

Withdrawing HSA excess contributions?

I just got married a couple of weeks ago. I have a self-coverage only HDHP through my employer, with an HSA funded by my employer ($3000 per year). My husband has a family-coverage HDHP through his ...
0
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0answers
24 views

How much cash in INR can I carry while travelling India? I need other carrying options too [on hold]

I am a Canadian citizen and visiting India for 3 months. How much cash can I carry and what are the forms and procedures? Where can I get my money converted in Canada? What are other option to use ...
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1answer
15 views

Difference btw Tom/next and Tom/Spot in Fx

I know that for Tom/Spot swap the near leg is settled T + 1 and the far leg of the swap is settled T+2. However, is a Tom/Next same as Tom/Spot swap?
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2answers
61 views

Value of put if underlying stays below strike?

If ABC stock is trading at $5 and I buy the Jan 15 strike put for $8.25, what happens to the value of this put at expiration if ABC only meandered between $5 to $7 during the entire period?
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2answers
130 views

Live in Florida & work remote for a New York company. Do I owe NY state income tax?

I have been down in Florida for the past 3 1/2 years and continue to pay New York state taxes out of the money I earn for a company I work remote for that is in New York. Should I be paying New York ...
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1answer
43 views

Income tax calculate on your per company or on my total income in year?

I don't know if this is right place of ask this question. But still need to ask. Now I start financial year with by company A. So company A only provide final settlement account ( including AVP ) in ...
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0answers
21 views

What is real economic transaction for VEBA?

I'm reading Corporate-owned life insurance, and it states: ... COLI is most common for senior executives of a firm, but its use for general employees is still sometimes practiced, primarily as a ...
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7answers
1k views

Investing small amounts at regular intervals while minimizing fees?

My daughter is about to turn one year old and I'd like to start some sort of investment account for her. The purpose would be to invest her birthday and gift money into the stock market each year. I'd ...
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1answer
18 views

Accounting: Why only fixed asset purchase and not also fixed asset sell? [on hold]

In the cash flow statement of a company there exists the line "Fixed Asset Purchases". So this means buying a fixed asset (machinery, buildings) and this cash amount will pop up in the cash flow ...
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56 views

Does being on the board of a bankruptcy-declaring company affect my credit rating?

If I am on the managing board of a company which declares bankruptcy, will it affect my personal credit rating? I am particularly interested in Western Australia.
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19 views

How to calculate quantity of sales products to double the profit [on hold]

I'm sorry if this kind of question is off-topic here, althought I have read the rules, I kind of think this is a suitable question to ask. I would love to know how can we calculate the sales ...
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1answer
39 views

Loan for treatment

Getting loan from parents property. Both Mother and Father have expired. We are 7 member (5 brother & 2 Sisters ) , property is in name of our parents. For emergency we require loan for treatment ...
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45 views

Build retirement when debt free [on hold]

Might want to retire early in 15 years and volunteer full-time. Am debt-free. What is the quickest way to build up a secure retirement for a long life.
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2answers
74 views

Tax deferred savings limits and early retirement possibilities

I've been listening to some financial independence podcasts where people claim that if you save 75% of your income into tax deferred retirement accounts, you wind up paying no income tax even with an ...
0
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0answers
20 views

USD commission in saving account? [on hold]

I have open a small trading company which connect buyers with sellers.Against that we receive small amount of commission from Manufacturer in USD. Can I ask them to deposit these in my saving or ...
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votes
0answers
38 views

Is it a good idea to invest in CryptoCurrency? [on hold]

I'm already doing this to an extent, but wondering if I should do more? Currently a friend who is more into the crypto currency stuff than I will probably ever be started up his own kind of brokerage, ...
0
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2answers
25 views

How does delta of an option change with time if underlying price isconstant

In his book 'Option Volatility and Pricing', Sheldon Natenberg writes that if an option has a delta of 92 with 3 months to expiry; and then 2 months pass and the underlying contract does not change in ...
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2answers
84 views

What kind of credit card transactions generally count as a cash advance?

I understand that if I use my credit card to get cash from an ATM, that counts as a 'cash advance'. Are there any other credit cards transactions that don't involve taking cash from ATM that count as ...
1
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1answer
37 views

Interest on a deposit

In NC Can I sue for the interest on a security deposit that was in escrow for over 12 year's? My former landlord died and my deposit was with held unlawfully , can I sue for three time's the amount of ...
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0answers
22 views

Bringing money to UK for investment purposes

What are the tax implications on bringing money from abroad to UK for investment purposes on starting a private Ltd company (Rental business) and also for giving it is a loan to a actively running ...
6
votes
3answers
1k views

Why is it that stock prices for a company seem to go up after a layoff?

I've been looking to buy some stocks recently, and have been curious about something. I'm looking to invest in some tech companies, and wondering why is it that when they announce layoffs, the stock ...
3
votes
2answers
107 views

Formula that predicts whether one is better off investing or paying down debt

This is more of a statistics/probability question but the implications for personal finance are obvious. Let's say you have extra cash (assume tax-advantaged space is already maxed out) and are ...
1
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1answer
34 views

fastest way to move USD to EUR

I have the following situation wrt revenue from online business that I transact funds are coming in to my PayPal account in EUR & USD funds are coming in (currently) via a US payment provider in ...
0
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0answers
25 views

How would your write wire instructions?

I am used to wiring funds through SEPA by using IBAN and BIC codes. I just learned that these can't be used in electronically transfering money from the US to the EU. My bank provided me with 4 ...
0
votes
1answer
15 views

Taxable Salary Calculation (India)?

I'm an Indian citizen having salary income with components like basic + DA + Pf contrivution + allowances etc. Are all these taxable ? Help required
0
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1answer
31 views

What are my investment options in Australia?

My current bank offers a 3.63% interest rate. I have about $7k in flexible money that I could put in potentially good investments. Right now, I'm only familiar with Term deposits, the stock market, ...

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