TradeUP Thursday
June 15, 2023
  Visit us  
• How Will the FOMC's Paused Rate Hikes Impact the Economy Later This Year?
• Can AMD's New AI Chip Challenge NVIDIA's Dominance in the Market?
• Why is a Risk Management Strategy Critical for Success in Stock Market Investing? 
Dow Jones S&P 500 Nasdaq
33,962.95 (-0.05%) 4364.38 (-0.19%) 13,626.48 (+0.39%)
Opening price as of 06/15/2023 compared to last close
FOMC Pauses Rate Hikes and Signals More Increases Later This Year
Federal Reserve maintained interest rates at 5% to 5.25% and forecasted two more hikes this year. Jerome Powell, Fed Chair, emphasized the future consideration of cumulative rate hike impacts and does not foresee rate cuts until inflation meaningfully decreases. Despite the June pause, future rate increases are expected, potentially raising rates to 5.6% by the end of the year. Powell also pointed to progress against inflation, notably from the housing market. Despite forecasts for additional hikes, major stock averages rebounded sharply during Powell's press conference. Read more

AMD Launches AI Chip as NVIDIA Reach New High
AMD has provided details on its new AI chip, MI300X, set to challenge Nvidia's market dominance. The chip, featuring 192GB memory, aims to improve AI service delivery. However, AMD did not announce any major customers or pricing details, causing its stock to fall 3.6% after the presentation. Analysts suggest AMD's software solutions still need to prove their competitiveness with Nvidia's. Read more

US and China aim for stability but not significant progress during Blinken's visit
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken is making a rare visit to China, marking the first trip by a top US diplomat in nearly five years. The visit aims to bring predictability to the tense relationship between the two superpowers, but neither side anticipates substantial progress. While both countries are reportedly interested in preventing military conflict, neither is prepared to make significant concessions. The visit also indicates a shift in the US-China relationship, emphasizing stability even amid competition. Read more

Risk management is the process of evaluating and minimizing the risks associated with stock market investing. It is the process of analyzing potential risks and taking measures to avoid or mitigate them. In essence, it is trading with a calculated risk. The key to proper risk management when using a stock trading app is having a strategy in place ahead of time to deal with the unexpected.

Having a risk management strategy is essential for any investor who wants to be successful in the stock market. Without one, investors expose themselves to potentially significant losses resulting from unexpected market movements or other unforeseen circumstances

Read more on our blog
Options Greeks: Delta
Options Greeks are a set of mathematical measurements used to assess the risk and behavior of options. They are named after Greek letters, which represent different variables in the pricing and valuation models of options.
Delta (Δ): Delta measures the sensitivity of an option's price to changes in the price of the underlying asset. It indicates how much the option price is expected to change for a one-point movement in the underlying asset. Delta ranges from 0 to 1 for call options (0 to -1 for put options), with in-the-money options having a delta closer to 1 (or -1) and out-of-the-money options having a delta closer to 0.
It’s Time to Vote!
Share your thoughts with us on social media! Facebook icon Instagram icon Twitter icon
This week's topic is: Do you believe the Fed's pause on rate hikes and the forecasted increases later this year will help curb inflation effectively?
Refer Your Friends
Refer a friend & get
Welcome Prizes
Open & fund your account to get free gifts
Enjoy the app? Tell us what you think!
Facebook icon Instagram icon
TradeUP Securities, Inc. is a member of FINRA/SIPC and regulated by the US Securities and Exchange Commission. Registered office: 437 Madison Ave 27th Floor New York, NY, 10022. For further information about TradeUP Securities, Inc.,see FINRA BrokerCheck. For further information about SIPC insurance coverage for accounts at TradeUP Securities, Inc., see or request an explanatory brochure from TradeUP Securities, Inc..

All investments involve risk, including possible loss of principal. Past performance of a security, market, or financial product does not guarantee future results. Electronic trading poses unique risk to investors. System response and access times may vary due to market conditions, system performance, and other factors. Market volatility, volume, and system availability may delay account access and trade executions.

No content on the website shall be considered a recommendation or solicitation for the purchase or sale of securities, futures or other investment products. All information and data on the website are for reference only and no historical data shall be considered as the basis for judging future trends.

Please read through our Terms and Conditions before investing.

If you no longer wish to receive notifications like this, you can unsubscribe any time.