Advantages of Trading Small Cap Stocks

Advantages of Trading Small Cap Stocks

November 7, 2017November 7, 2017

Small cap stocks are a company with a market capitalization within the range of $250 million to $ 2 billion. Over the past few decades, small cap stocks have received a lot of negativity. This is attr..

Motif Investing – Getting Beaten At Its Own Game

Motif Investing – Getting Beaten At Its Own Game

October 25, 2017October 25, 2017

For several years, we’ve enthusiastically recommended Motif investing for new and experienced investors for its affordable approach to social portfolio building. However, it’s important for us to ..

How to Find Rumor-Related Opportunities in the Market

How to Find Rumor-Related Opportunities in the Market

October 23, 2017October 23, 2017

Rumors happen all the time in the market. While rumors are generally looked down upon, savvy traders find themselves searching for rumors as they have the potential to lead to massive movements in the..

5 Tips to Successful Investing in Stocks

5 Tips to Successful Investing in Stocks

October 13, 2017October 13, 2017

Investors can use different strategies and styles to pick up stocks and build portfolio, but to become successful investor no matter what strategy you use, you have to build and follow rules that lead..

Why You Should Consider Joining an Investment Club

Why You Should Consider Joining an Investment Club

September 6, 2017September 6, 2017

For many younger investors, the idea of joining an investment club can see quite old fashioned; an outdated relic of a simpler time and a simpler stock market. Just hearing the term investment club co..

The Advantages of Investing in Options

The Advantages of Investing in Options

September 4, 2017September 4, 2017

Options are often associated with risk. This couldn`t be farther from the truth if used correctly. Before we dive into some advantages, it`s important that you know exactly what an option is. Here is ..

Why Trend Following Can Work for Stock Picking

Why Trend Following Can Work for Stock Picking

August 25, 2017August 25, 2017

There’s no shortage of tactics for picking stocks. In fact, if you’re managing your own portfolio, chances are you’ve explored everything from detailed fundamental analysis to fast-p..

Dividend or Growth Stocks – The Best Investment

Dividend or Growth Stocks – The Best Investment

August 25, 2017August 25, 2017

Should I Invest In Dividend Or Growth Stocks? To someone learning how to invest in the stock market, the amount of options you have can be somewhat overwhelming. Stocks, bonds, annuities, options, for..

Goldilocks Investing Is On the Wane

Goldilocks Investing Is On the Wane

August 11, 2017August 11, 2017

By, Barbara A. Friedberg What to do About the Impending Stock Market Decline We all know the story of Goldilocks and the three bears. Once upon a time, a little girl with blonde hair named Goldilocks ..

Are Index Funds Wrecking Capitalism? Paul Singer Thinks So

Are Index Funds Wrecking Capitalism? Paul Singer Thinks So

August 5, 2017August 5, 2017

Passive investing is all the rage, with more than $500 billion torrenting into companies like Vanguard and Blackrock. Passive investing is typically accomplished with ETFs and/or index funds, which ar..

Is Peter Schiff Full of It?

Is Peter Schiff Full of It?

June 3, 2017June 3, 2017

Who is Peter Schiff? If you don’t know who Peter Schiff is, feel free to stop here and continue your life blissfully ignorant of his place in the investing and macroeconomics landscape. If you mus..

3 Reasons Day Traders Need To Use Volume Weighted Average Price

3 Reasons Day Traders Need To Use Volume Weighted Average Price

April 7, 2017April 7, 2017

When it comes to day trading, finding the average price especially on a closing value of a security will not provide you with the accurate picture of the asset’s health unless Volume Weighted Averag..

3 Indicators Active Traders Must Know

3 Indicators Active Traders Must Know

March 31, 2017March 31, 2017

Trading is one of the most complex, challenging and intimidating professions in the world. On the one hand, you have so many sources of information available that it is impossible to absorb it all. On..

Revisiting The Superinvestors of Graham-and-Doddsville

Revisiting The Superinvestors of Graham-and-Doddsville

March 23, 2017March 23, 2017

By Ned Hawley A generation ago Warren Buffett delivered a speech at Columbia Business School titled The Superinvestors of Graham-and-Doddsville.  The title is a nod to the intellectual debt owed to t..

Creating a Balanced Portfolio Using Alternative Investments

Creating a Balanced Portfolio Using Alternative Investments

March 23, 2017March 23, 2017

Investing in Alternative Asset Classes It’s never easy to predict what markets will do in the future. That’s why it’s best to maintain a well-diversified, balanced portfolio to weath..

Is Stock Investing for You?

Is Stock Investing for You?

February 28, 2017February 28, 2017

If you want to succeed in the stock investing game, you have to know yourself. This means knowing how you think, your behavior patterns, and your emotional makeup. I’m not saying it’s easy, object..

Finding Valuable Stocks in Complex Financial Data – P/E and P/B Ratios

Finding Valuable Stocks in Complex Financial Data – P/E and P/B Ratios

February 9, 2017February 9, 2017

Stock market analysis websites are packed with data. New investors get overwhelmed with the onslaught of information available instantly through the internet, but comparatively few investors actually ..

Top 3 Trading Books Every Trader Should Read

Top 3 Trading Books Every Trader Should Read

February 8, 2017February 8, 2017

I put together a brief review of some of my favorite trading books that have helped me out over the years, especially when I was first starting out as a newbie trader. They helped me through hard time..

Long Term Investing: Understanding Bull and Bear Markets

Long Term Investing: Understanding Bull and Bear Markets

February 7, 2017February 7, 2017

When most of us start investing for the first time, we don’t know what to expect. When we allocate money for investments that are meant to grow over decades, it can be like sailing out into the midd..

How a Catalyst Turns into Dollar Signs

How a Catalyst Turns into Dollar Signs

February 6, 2017February 6, 2017

Those of us that have been around the block in the investing world know that there are several important signals for investors to watch. One of the most important of these is known as the catalyst. At..

Using The Graham Formula to Find Underpriced Stocks

Using The Graham Formula to Find Underpriced Stocks

January 23, 2017January 23, 2017

Knowing how to properly value a stock is probably the most important skill for a value investor to develop. The goal is to buy companies for less than their intrinsic value over a long period of time...

Trading With The News: A Surefire Strategy

Trading With The News: A Surefire Strategy

January 20, 2017January 20, 2017

If you’re a trader, whether a beginner or a professional, you know the importance of strategy. At the end of the day, your trading strategy is the what, when, and why, of just about every trade ..

Wall Street Kitchen’s 4 Golden Rules for Returns

Wall Street Kitchen’s 4 Golden Rules for Returns

January 19, 2017January 19, 2017

Hello Modest Money fans! My name is Victor Chiu, author of the new book, Wall Street Kitchen – The Recipe Behind a Housewife’s 1000% Stock Return. This new book I recently wrote contains the true ..

3 Ways to Invest without the Stock Market

3 Ways to Invest without the Stock Market

December 15, 2016December 15, 2016

Investing is one of the best things that you can do for your future and the future of your loved ones. Investing allows your money that you’ve worked so hard for, to work for you. If you’v..