5 How to Short a Stock
When you’ve been approved for margin stock trading, you’re also eligible to short stock.
Almost every successful stock trader has shorted stock at one time or another.
When you short stock, you make money when the company’s shares fall—or, even better yet, when they crash.
The problem is that you can expose yourself to unlimited liability when you do this.
6 Using ADRs to Trade Foreign Stocks in the United States
If you’re interested in stock trading and you want to buy or sell shares of foreign companies, it might be possible to do that right here at home if the corporation you’re considering has American Depositary Receipts (ADRs).
It’s fairly simple to find out if a business has them and how they’re different from regular stock.