Tag: Investing

How Professional Investors Handle Their Own Money

While no professional investor wants to admit to investing in anything other than the stocks he/she recommends to clients, there is one main difference between investing personally and professionally: Patience. Although many investors claim they are buying for the long-term, if the stock doesn’t move up within a few months, they want to know what’s

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Investors and Speculators

I have a love affair with history and the financial markets. From what I’ve learned so far is that, it is easy to become rich in the Stock Market; but it’s nearly impossible to become rich quickly. I learned this when I first understood the difference between an investor and a speculator. Many people believe

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The Golden Rules of Investing

Investing can be a great way to earn money and establish financial security for yourself. There are many different ways in which you can invest your money and many different levels of risk and liquidity. For many, the stock market is a great place to start investing.  The stock market is a place where your

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Good and Bad Investors

There are a lot of negative connotations about investors. This article is not to change your perspective. I respect your opinion. With this article, I would like to differentiate a good investor and a bad investor. Some people say investors love risk; I think that’s incorrect. There’s a difference between a good investor and a

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Economy of the United States

The invisible hand of the market has proven to be a working metaphor since it was first introduced by Adam Smith in ‘The Theory of Moral Sentiments’ in 1759, and in ‘The Wealth of Nations’ in 1776. This metaphor describes the self-regulating behavior of the marketplace. It basically describes how the interests of a few

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Macro Market Investing: Following the Fish

Macro Market Investing is a style of investing in the stock market by evaluating and investing in specific industries and market segments within a certain region or on a global scale. This approach compares to micro focused investing which centers on individual companies and how they interact within a certain sector, region or the global

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