Active Trader

Stock ideas: Looking for value and growth

Growth + value ideas

Finding opportunities with strong value using Fidelity’s stock screener.

Get buy or sell signals

This indicator can generate buy and sell signals. Here’s what it says about stocks now.

Sell in May and go away?

Probably not. But there are some interesting calendar trends and strategies to consider.

Trading orders 411

Here are a few suggestions for using orders—such as limits—in today’s shifting markets.

Idea Generation

ETF trading tips

Here’s how to seek the best price for an exchange-traded fund you’re considering.

Inside ETFs

Learn the basics—including the benefits and risks—of investing in exchange-traded funds.

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Technical Analysis

Timing your trades

Bollinger Bands® are widely used technical indicators for short-term traders. See what they’re signaling now.

The January barometer

How might stocks perform in 2017? Here’s what this widely followed market theory suggests.

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Trading Strategy

Picking the right expiration date

A delicate balance between time and cost is at the heart of this critical choice when buying or selling options.

A volatility strategy

Here's how to capture opportunities created by volatility with the calendar spread.

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