is the stock market haram?

Getting started in the Stock Market

The stock market is an invaluable tool for building wealth. Muslims in particular can benefit from investing in the stock market given the prohibition of alternatives such as bonds.
In this article I’m going to cover:
• What is a stock?
• How to buy stocks?
• Types of Stocks
• Winning philosophy for picking stocks.

How to Pick Halal Stocks?

How can an individual investor choose Halal stocks for themselves? This article explains a practical method of doing just that as well as an analysis of some of the “Halal Screens” that have been proposed for choosing stocks