A market order is an order to buy or sell a stock at the current market price. Unless you specify otherwise, your broker will enter your order as a market order. The advantage of a market order is that as long as there are willing buyers and sellers, you are almost always guaranteed your order will be executed. The disadvantage is the price you pay when your order is executed may not be the price you expected.
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It’s a good time to talk about how investing is a lot like football – both need a strong playbook to be successful.
Self-Directed IRAs and the Risk of Fraud
Read our latest Investor Alert to learn about potential risks associated with self-directed Individual Retirement Accounts.
Would You Invest in HoweyTrade?
Does it look more like a legitimate investment opportunity or an investment scam? What red flags can you spot, if any?