Stocks and Investments
The Motley Fool A comprehensive investment resource for small investors. They say their "purpose is to inform, educate and amuse the individual investor." The Fool started in August of 1994 when Tom and David Gardner first put a small, self-published magazine called The Motley Fool on America Online. They have grown since and have their own website and partners, but their amusing and irreverent attitude remains.
Big Charts This stock quote service provides not only current quotes but historical data back to January 2, 1985 (click on "Historical Quotes" in the green bar). The charts created graphically illustrate industry performance within specific indexes, market overviews and trends, and the performance of specific stocks over time. Comparison charts display percentage scales ; standard price scales are displayed when you remove comparisons from the chart.
EDGAR Online means EDGAR (Electronic Data Gathering Analysis and Retrieval), the SEC (Security and Exchange Commission) data base of required corporate filings, the source for current SEC electronic corporate filings.
Nasdaq-Amex Webpage Horse's mouth for technology stocks
Mutual Fund Education Alliance - Investment Center Great resource to research mutual fund companies, the SEC cost calculator, investing worksheets and more.
Morningstar Articles and news and quick calculators available for free, more information for paying members.
Yahoo! Finance Fund profiles, and lists of top performers over time, by sector and by type of fund.
BusinessWeek Online complete contents of current issue, both domestic and international editions, plus BW Daily Briefing, BW Enterprise for small business, and more.
Forbes Digital Tool The online version of Forbes Magazine has online enhancements which the print version lacks.
Investors Business Daily Founded in 1984, Investors Business Daily is now Americas fastest growing newspaper boasting a daily readership of over 800,000. Designed to provide both concise and comprehensive coverage of business, financial, economic, and national news, Investors Business Daily is highly organized and tightly edited to help you make the most of your time. You must register to use the site, but there is no fee.
Cash, Treasuries, Bonds
InvestorWords Glossary of definitions for the fundamentals of fixed-income investing.
U.S. Bureau of the Public Debt You can learn more about U.S. Treasury securities here and can set up an account to buy and sell short, medium and long-term T-Bills, notes and bonds, and even good old U.S. Savings Bonds.
Bonds Online Daily bond market news and yields. You can also set up an online bond trading account, with real time prices for over 15,000 offerings.
Bank CD Rate Scanner Provides rate comparisons from thousands of FDIC-insured banks.
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