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Are You Saving or Investing?

Two quick questions to make note of before reading further: 1. How old are you? 2. How much are you looking to put in the markets? Based on your responses above, you might want to think about your money in the following ways - “If I lose this money today, can i make it back?”, “Is this money meant for a later purchase a few years down the line?” (more…)
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About Generating The Best Investing Ideas

Picking the right stocks is at the core of being a successful investor. With over 10,000 stocks listed on US exchanges alone, there’s always a chance you might be missing opportunities ‘coz you’re not looking hard enough. Different investors have different approaches to identifying stocks, but the best investors have a streamlined workflow and they value their workflow more than the stocks they invest in. Seasoned investors have the ability
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Are you fighting the market? Or investing for life?

Ever wondered why you often find yourself trying to outperform the market while some of the seasoned investors seem to be playing safer? As investors the first thing we owe ourselves is to decide what “kind of investor” we will be before we dive into the deep end of the pool. And generally our investment style is governed by the amount of money we are looking to invest.  (more…)
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3 NEW Things To Consider When You Pick Your First Stock Broker

This post is for you if you’re a new investor considering investing in some stocks to get your feet wet. “First” is the operational word in that headline. It assumes that you are just starting out as an investor. It also assumes that you're not very seasoned with practical investing - although it definitely helps if you have some “play investing” background which would indicate that you know the ropes
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Why It’s Interesting To Have Teens Invest In The Stock Market

The ability of Snapchat to go IPO surprised many traditional investors and market commentators. But for most modern investors it has been a classic story of a business built, first, around brand and users and then, looking at revenue. Much like Facebook and Twitter. While the ultimate success/failure of Snapchat is still be seen (and similar companies have seen mixed results, largely), it reconfirms the notion that differentiated tech businesses,
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Stocks Made Interesting This Oscars

Every major event every year - like the NBA finals or the Oscars - brings about a sense of enthusiasm towards the entertainment industry. But did you notice how many non-entertainment companies get involved quite often with these events? From stocks in sports to retail to social media, almost everyone could be susceptible to short-term investor interest.  (more…)
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Antonio’s Perspective: Technical Analysis of Blackberry

For this weekend's post I bought a well-known company that everybody knows that I have a long-term investment on it. This was one of the rare cases where I put some of my savings on a long-term investment specifically when I saw a familiar name taking the control of the company as CEO, that guy was John Chen. Most people don't know nothing about this gentleman, but I recommend everyone to