Experts say that at the moment there is a big problem hindering the involvement of retail players in the US stock market - on the materials AMarkets.
The market is too many securities worth $ 200, $ 500 or even $ 1,000 per share. Not all retail players interested in investment, can afford to lay out such amounts. This is a mass phenomenon. Retail investors in the market is small. As a result -. Low liquidity, trading costs are too high, etc. Paper, roughly speaking, a very low frequency of changing hands.
Few revolutions - the market is less interesting, in total. Over the past 12 months (April) daily volumes of shares traded decreased by 9% in quantitative terms. However, in dollar terms, volumes were up 15% to $ 283 billion per day. The average price of paper over the period was $ 84 higher than the average price of $ 30- $ 50 in the period 1980-2011 gg.