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The High Beta, High Volume Stocks that High Frequency Trading Systems Can’t Get Enough Of

A revealing new report done by the staff over at The Motley Fool breaks down the numbers behind the stocks traded most frequently by high frequency traders. The stocks that made each of the NYSE, Nasdaq and the BATS exchange … Continue reading

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Is High-Frequency Trading Bringing an End to Days of ‘Stock Picking’

As reported by TheMotleyFool’s Becca Lipman, the correlation between the S&P 500’s performance with that of its individual stocks has never been higher — it currently stands at 0.73. This correlation, which is measured on a scale from -1 to … Continue reading

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