Stock market

List of free and premium websites for financial and economic data

Data is so much important for researchers, Investment analyst, Quants and in Academia. We are in information age. Data is everywhere in internet. The thing is it depend for where you look for the data. Here I bring you a list of best websites, free and paid platforms  where you can retrieve Financial and economic (macro and micro) data. Yahoo …

Levels of Market Efficiency / EMH

Economists have defined different levels of efficiency according to the type of information, which is reflected in prices. To understand what is efficient market . First, I recommend you to read  EFFICIENT MARKET HYPOTHESIS AND ITS TYPES . There are three levels of market efficiencies, they are discussed below: Weak-form efficiency In this form of market the share prices fully …

Efficient Market Hypothesis and its types

EMH (Efficient Market Hypothesis) elaborates that all relevant information is fully and immediately reflected in market price of a security where an investor will receive stable rate of return. In other words, an investor should not expect to earn an abnormal return (above the market return) through either technical analysis or fundamental analysis.The efficient market hypothesis (EMH) implies that if …

How your money grows owning a Share? Money from Plant to Tree

Investing in shares is an alternative way to increase your wealth apart from other investments made in Gold, Real estate and etc.. Risks are evenly high in Stock market because of crashes (as we saw in the global financial crisis of 2008–2009), but if you’re patient, have assessed your risk carefully and have a diversified portfolio that performs well, your …

Why you should use Adjusted closing prices for Analysis

Beginners in analysis often do a basic mistake by considering the closing prices of stocks for analysis instead of Adjusted closing price. In this post I will explain, why you should use Adjusted closing price for any data analysis? When you download data from internet you will often have a column Adjusted closing price in the file. You can read …

Step by Step tutorial to download Historical stock prices – Method 1 of 2

Historical stock prices are base for technical analysis of Stocks, Indices, ETF, currencies and etc.., Being a PhD scholar in Finance here I share you one of the two main methods of getting the stock prices in excel format. precisely the data will be downloaded in .csv format which is universally accepted in any data analysis software without any issues. …