Archive for November 8, 2013
Stock market investing tips have evolved over time. Today there are over 6,000 companies that are publicly traded, and it can be quite tricky to pick a winner at times. According to FoxBusiness.com on November 7, one of the top ways that hedge funds can find lucrative stock tips is through Twitter.
The article went into detail about how because a Canadian newspaper sent out tweet that BlackBerry’s buyout deal had evaporated, an information discovery service company received a warning, and was able to alert their clients a few minutes before the story broke across major news outlets. The hedge funds that hired them were able to short their BlackBerry stock before it dropped like a stone.