Category : Stocks-Mutual-Funds : Business & Finance

What Is a Stock Warrant?

A stock warrant is a derivative similar to an option in that both allow you to buy the underlying security at a specified price. Warrants don't have the high profile in financial circles that options do, but are frequently held and traded by institutional investors as a hedge to protect money invest

Cashing Out Stocks

When you trade stocks, the goal is to buy low and sell high. So if you have some stocks with sizable gains you might want to cash them in and book your losses. But before you cash out those stocks, do your research first. There may be tax ramifications and other issues to consider.