eToro vs Coinbase

Over the past few years, cryptocurrencies have become the new hot commodity to buy and sell. Everyone likes to talk about what Bitcoin is doing.  With the increased popularity, investing in crypto has become easy and user-friendly. Platforms like eToro and Coinbase have established themselves as some of the top crypto exchanges, providing access to … Read more

Seeking Alpha vs Zacks

Seeking Alpha vs Zacks: what do these two titans of stock research and analysis have in common, what makes them different, and most importantly, which one is right for you? Seeking Alpha and Zacks are research and analysis tools for investors who pick their own stocks. Both are famous for their stock ratings – millions … Read more

What are Stock Splits?

The Concept Let’s say you bought a birthday cake for 10 people. However, more people showed up than expected, so you have to cut more than 10 slices. It is still the same amount of cake, no matter how many slices you cut it into.  Same concept for a stock split. The board of directors … Read more

Best Recession Stocks

A recession has been a very popular word over the past couple years with the coronavirus pandemic going on and with Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Last Quarter (Q1), Gross Domestic Product (GDP) declined by 1.4 percent. If the current quarter (Q2) has a negative GDP, we will technically be in a recession. We will not … Read more

5 Summer Stock Tips for Your Portfolio

Just two years in, the 2020s are already making their claim to be the most prolific and tumultuous period in modern history. Between a seemingly endless global pandemic, climbing interest rates, international war, and inflation levels not seen since the 1980s, the buzz surrounding the longest bull market in US history continues to grow. Many … Read more

Why Are Gas Prices Increasing?

Brent Crude surged more than 15% over the weekend due to the threat of a ban on Russian oil by the U.S. and Europe. (Brent Crude refers to the price of crude oil forward contracts traded through the Brent Complex, a European oil market.) Stocks are down, with major indices closing in correction territory this … Read more

Real Estate vs. Stock Market: The Pros and Cons

The stock market is an ever-popular place for investors to put their money, with real estate being one of the most popular forms of alternative investment. But which is better? Real estate vs. the stock market? Today we’re going to dive into the differences between these two types of investments so that you can decide … Read more

2022 Kickoff Contest for $2200 in Prizes

HAPPY NEW YEAR! We at Wall Street Survivor are incredibly excited to start the new year off with a bang! Our New Year’s resolutions involve investing more, stressing less, and giving away $2200 in prizes to our users in the 2022 Kickoff Contest. This seven-week competition will start on Monday, January 10th and last through … Read more

Stocks for Long Term Investors

So, you’ve taken a look at your financial situation and decided you’re ready to join the world of investing as a long-term investor! Well, this article is made just for you. Today, we’ll be discussing some stocks for long term investors as well as strategies that you’ll find useful as a long-term investor. Let’s get … Read more

Stocks for Beginners

If you’ve done your initial research on what the stock market is and how it works, then you’re finally ready to build your own portfolio! But deciding which stocks to include in your first portfolio can be a stressful task. What if the company you invest in isn’t reliable? What if the stock you’re looking … Read more