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, 

Should I Buy Stocks Now?

Should I Buy Stocks Now?

Many, if not most, financial advisers recommend accumulating wealth from a diversified set of investments including stocks.  An investor can add stocks to her/his portfolioA group of financial instruments. More by purchasing stocks from an individual company or from buying mutual funds.  With the stock 

At What Price Should I Buy a Stock?

At What Price Should I Buy a Stock?

Deciding at what price to buy a stock or other security is almost as hard as deciding whether to buy the security at all.  There are many different approaches for deciding at what price to buy a stock.  One of the ones I’ve seen discussed 

Don’t Panic!  Just Plan It.

Don’t Panic! Just Plan It.

Financial markets have been more turbulent in the past few weeks than has been seen in many years, probably more volatile than has happened since many of you started being financially aware. You may be wondering what actions you should take. With the sense of 

Mutual Funds and ETFs

Mutual Funds and ETFs

Mutual fund and ETFs (exchange-traded funds) allow you to invest in securities without having to select individual positions. Instead, the fund manager makes the decisions as to when to buy and sell each security. As such, a fund is an easy way for new or 

Real Estate Stocks: What They Are and How To Invest In Them

It’s funny how sometimes life can give small clues as to how you should be handling your finances. For example, a few years ago, a minor snow skiing accident revealed my lack of diversity regarding investing. You’re probably scratching your head, wondering what I’m talking 

How Swing Trading Can Propel Wealth Creation

How Swing Trading Can Propel Wealth Creation

The dirty secret of investing is that the traditional buy and hold portfolioA group of financial instruments. More is dead. Well, I’m exaggerating a little, but make no mistake, increased stock market volatilityThe possibility that something will deviate from its expected or average value, including 

Picking Stocks

Picking Stocks

Many investors create their own portfolios by picking stocks in individual companies. As discussed in my post on the basics of stocks, picking stocks in individual companies is one of several strategies for creating an investment portfolioA group of financial instruments. More. Alternatives to picking 

12 Best Investment Apps You Might Not Know About

12 Best Investment Apps You Might Not Know About

Looking for the newest and best investment apps? We’re here to help you find the perfect app to improve your finances. Remember when you had to call up your broker or financial advisor to buy a stock or scan the newspaper for the latest quotes? 

Investing for Dividends

Investing for Dividends

Investing for dividends is one of many strategies investors use to identify stocks for their portfolios. Among the strategies I identified in my post on what you need to know about stocks, this is not one that I have ever used.  So I reached out to