TITLE

Online Investor Profile

PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
Financial Executive;May/Jun98, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p63
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses results of a survey of online investors sponsored by Briefing.com. Ninety-two percent of people who trade stocks online are male. More than 50% are over the age of 45, and 85% have at least a bachelor's degree. Almost half claim to have household incomes of $100,000 or more, and one-fourth have portfolios worth at least $250,000.
ACCESSION #
14591107

 

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