US SHARES TRADING
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WHAT ARE US SHARES?
US shares refer to shares of companies that are listed on US stock exchanges like NASDAQ and NYSE. These shares are essentially units of ownership in US-listed companies, also commonly referred to as 'stocks', a term that is often used interchangeably with shares in the financial markets.
Stock trading is the process of buying and selling these shares. Using share CFDs, you can speculate and capitalise on the price movements of selected stocks for capital gains without actually owning the stocks. Access more than 500+ of the largest US-listed companies through our US share CFDs.
With Vantage, you can enjoy $0 commissions trading for popular US shares CFDs like Apple (AAPL), Tesla (TSLA), Microsoft (MSFT), Netflix (NFLX), Alphabet (GOOG) and more.
What is the US Earnings Season?
The earnings season refers to the period of time when listed companies report their quarterly results to shareholders and the public.
During the earnings season, companies will divulge key information that give investors more clarity on the state of the business over the reported period. This can include key metrics such as revenue growth, gross margins, operating margins, and guidance on future growth.
For traders, earnings season tends to be a period with greater volatility in the stock market, presenting opportunities for trading stocks.
WHY TRADE US SHARES WITH VANTAGE?
Explore the potential of taking both long and short positions in stocks from some of the largest companies in the US markets, starting from just $0 per trade.
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With competitive spreads from 0.0, trade the world's most traded US shares at minimum cost.
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Buy and sell US shares anytime. React swiftly to news on our trading platform and mobile app.
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Start trading with $0 deposit fees.
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Lightning-fast trade execution speed to reduce the chance of missing out on market movements.
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HOW DOES US SHARES TRADING WORK WITH VANTAGE?
Open a live account with Vantage and be verified
Deposit funds to your newly created account
Analyse the stock markets before deciding to buy and sell stocks
Open and monitor your first trading position
Close the position to complete the trade
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How do I trade US shares?
You can trade US shares by opening a trading account with a broker. With Vantage, you can trade Contracts for Differences (CFDs) with a live account. Contracts-for-Difference (CFDs) allow you to speculate on the price movement of shares of a company without actually owning them.
Here are the 5 steps to get started:
• Fill in the form on our Live Account page
• Complete your account sign-up by providing the required documents and be verified.
• Pass the Client Suitability Test
• Fund your account using our range of convenient funding methods, all available without any deposit fees
• Select your preferred US share and open a position
• When you feel the time is right, close the position to complete your trade
Can I trade in the US stock market?
Yes, you can trade in the US stock market with Vantage via CFDs. By signing up for a trading account with Vantage, you can enjoy the advantage of $0 commissions when you trade US stocks CFDs.
To help you understand better, be sure to visit our library of free educational materials and US stocks articles. These resources will help to improve your understanding of the stocks before you begin trading.
What are the three major stock exchanges in the US?
The three major stock exchanges in the US are:
• New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)
• NASDAQ Stock Market
• NYSE Chicago
How do I buy and sell shares of US-listed companies in Australia?
You can trade US-listed companies with Vantage via CFDs
With Vantage, getting access to US stock trading involves three key steps: creating and funding your account, understanding the stock market and strategically opening and closing positions for your chosen stocks.
What are the benefits and risks of trading US stocks CFDs?
Trading US stocks comes with both benefits and risks that should be carefully considered.
Understanding the nature of the stock market and the various factors that can cause values to fluctuate is important. It's recommended to thoroughly research your trading options and possibly seek advice from a financial advisor or professional before engaging in US stock trading.
You can also visit our library of free educational materials and articles to help improve your understanding before you begin trading stocks.
Trading CFDs also involves high risks as they are leveraged products. Leverage is a double-edged sword. It can multiply your profits but can also amplify your losses.