Rental Property: Real Life Experiences

Rental Property: Real Life Experiences

Many people view residential rental property as a great investment.  I’ve never had any interestA charge for borrowing money, most often based on a percentage of the amount owed. More in committing the time I perceive is necessary.  I’ve also not made much money on 

The Most Expensive Stock – Is It Worth the Money?

Today we’re going to discuss the most expensive stock on the stock market. But we’ll also cover the rest of the top five most expensive stocks. And we’ll ask the question, “In a market full of various metrics, how should we define ‘expensive.’” The Most 

The Case for a Few Good Stock Runners

The Case for a Few Good Stock Runners

Many investors limit the amount of their investments in individual companies to manage the riskThe possibility that something bad will happen. More in their portfolios.  Others advocate holding on to stocks whose prices increase faster than the rest of your portfolioA group of financial instruments. 

Why I Chose Patience over Re-balancing

Why I Chose Patience over Re-balancing

Many financial advisors recommend re-balancing your portfolioA group of financial instruments. More no less often than annually to ensure the asset allocation is consistent with your risk tolerancePersonal preference indicating how much risk you are willing to take to achieve a higher return. More, as 

What is Bitcoin: The Short and Long Answers

What is Bitcoin: The Short and Long Answers

The phrase “what is Bitcoin” is currently getting between ten and one hundred thousand search queries in Google per month. There is a broad spectrum of answers out there. In this exposition we’ll give an accessible answer that will help you decide if cryptocurrency is 

Diversification: Don’t Get Misled by these Charts

Diversification: Don’t Get Misled by these Charts

DiversificationThe reduction in volatility created by combining two or more processes (such as the prices of financial instruments) that do not have 100% correlation. More is an important component of any investing plan.  It assists you in limiting your riskThe possibility that something bad will 

7 Must-Know Stock Market Sell Signals

7 Must-Know Stock Market Sell Signals

Before we talk about the specific indicators that would signify stock market sell signals, we must understand why we bought each stock in the first place. The simple theory of ‘buy low, sell high’ seems practically very easy, but the reality of the situation is 

Why I Don’t Hold the All Seasons Portfolio

Why I Don’t Hold the All Seasons Portfolio

The All Seasons PortfolioA group of financial instruments. More reports amazing statistics about its returns.  I’d never heard of the All Seasons PortfolioA group of financial instruments. More, so had to check it out.  As I’ll discuss in more detail, it is an asset allocation 

Selecting Stocks with a Score

Selecting Stocks with a Score

A friend of mine really likes selecting stocks with a score, the Piotroski score in particular.  Briefly, Professor Piotroski created a set of nine financial ratios that contribute to the score. If a company meets a certain criterion and has favorable results on 8 or 

Picking Stocks Using Pictures

Picking Stocks Using Pictures

Technical analysts select companies for their portfolioA group of financial instruments. More based on patterns in stock prices.  That is, it allows them to enhance their process of picking stocks by using pictures. This approach is very different from some of the others I’ve discussed,