Category Archives: Investing

Tips, strategies, failures, success and more in investing.

1998: My First Year in Stocks: Batch 1

1998 was my first time to buy real stocks, and how exciting it was! I’d tune into CNBC Power Lunch night after night, read up on the latest theories, visit MotleyFool, and read quite a few tomes, cover to cover. Now, I thought, who’d want to do any ‘paper trading’ when you can buy the real things? Mmm,… Read More »

Stock investment strategies: Can they make a difference?

Following The Stock Market Timeline Through The Great Recession The past twelve years have made successful stock trading difficult and many stock investing strategies obsolete for most people: a quick look at the chart of the Dow Jones from 1998~2010 reveals only part of the reason why. Let’s face it: It’s been a Roller Coaster Ride for most… Read More »

Investing in the Stockmarket since 1998: My real returns are -$2,962 – 20:20 Hindsight Series

This series of posts will look at my purchasing mistakes I made for the limited amount of trading that I have actually. I will look at the entire record, and try to thrash out what lessons there are for investors. Now bearing in mind that I have traded since 1998 online, I will struggle to remember my actual… Read More »

How Are After Market Stock Prices Influenced?

Available To Everyone You can view and trade after market stock prices shortly after the market closes until quite late or you can start earlier than the market opens. However, there are a few things you should know first. You are, as a public investor, capable of trading on these networks if you know how. There are different… Read More »

Kids Stock Market Education Can Be Fun?

Start Kids Young Kids stock market education should be taught, beginning at an early age. The stock market may seem too advanced for your young one. But as with anything, the younger your start the better you become. You will know whats appropriate for your child. His age and understanding will pay an important factor in determining this.… Read More »

Dow Jones Stocks: The DJIA tips, stocks and profiles

The Dow Jones Stocks are one of the most quoted indexes in the world, and are often used as a barometer of not just the US economy, but to an increasingly large extent the world economy. But the Dow Jones wasn’t always this important. Dow’s Early Start The origins of the Dow Jones Industrial Average were at the… Read More »

Understand How To Choose Your Dividend Stock Picks Wisely

What Type Of Companies Pay Dividends? To find good dividend stock picks, look for a long, solid history of the company. When you look for things like this, you are doing a type of research called fundamental analysis. Fundamental analysis is basically the study of a company’s fundamentals. The other type of stock search is called technical analysis.… Read More »

Coca Cola (NYSE: KO) Can Coca Cola stock keep growing?

In this report, we’ll be looking at Coca Cola Company. The Coca Cola stock price has rebounded on the basis of a good business model, a good profit margin, increasing dividends and a great PE, even Buffett seems to like owing this stock. Shouldn’t you? The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) Coca-Cola is a product that is consumed in… Read More »

Play the CashFlow 101 game: Explains why your cash is low?

cashflow-101-game.html Is anyone here a fan of CashFlow 101 game? Did you ever play the game before? I’ve been a keen player of the game for some time now. I’ve even introduced to some of my students over the years, even the younger ones enjoyed playing the game. What is CashFlow 101? Cashflow 101 is an educational board… Read More »