Category: Investing

Why Eco-Investments Should Be In Your Investment Portfolio?

Why Eco-Investments Should Be In Your Investment Portfolio?

What are eco-investments? There are many misconceptions about what an eco-investment is and a bewildering array of products have appeared on the market. Many of these make extravagant claims that cannot easily be verified....

8 Things To Think Before Making Investment Decisions

8 Things To Think Before Making Investment Decisions

This is a fairly long read, most of you will leave before you reach halfway and say “I know the ropes, I know the game and I know the rules, what the heck is...

“PT” Is For Profit Taking. Always Look To Book Profits

“PT” Is For Profit Taking. Always Look To Book Profits

Most people enter the investment arena thinking that “Risk” is a board game they played in college. Today, I would guess that the majority of investors have never owned an individual share of common...

Top Ten Risk Minimizing Investment Strategies

Top Ten Risk Minimizing Investment Strategies

Boaters run aground by not paying attention to tides, charts, navigation tools and their GPSes. Investors get swamped with information, media noise, breaking news, politicians, gurus, and derivatives — so much so that they...

The Investor’s Creed — What’s That?

The Investor’s Creed — What’s That?

Fascinating, isn’t it, this stock market of ours, with its unpredictability, promise, and unscripted daily drama. But individual investors are even more interesting. We’ve become the product of a media driven culture that must...

10 Things To Do Or Avoid Doing During Stock Market Corrections

10 Things To Do Or Avoid Doing During Stock Market Corrections

A correction is a beautiful thing, simply the flip side of a rally, big or small. Theoretically, even technically I’m told, corrections adjust equity prices to their actual value or “support levels”. In reality,...

Control Greed And Protect Against Fear While Investing

Control Greed And Protect Against Fear While Investing

Rising markets require GREED CONTROL just as surely as falling markets demand protection against FEAR — the two heads of the “ole” Uncertainty Monster! While the media and your buddies drool or cringe, respectively,...

Should Asset Allocation Be Tended To With Every Investment

Should Asset Allocation Be Tended To With Every Investment

The Asset Allocation formula is the mission statement that defines the long term structure and nature of the portfolio. By simply stating, for example, that the portfolio is to be 70% invested in equities...

Wall Street Wisdom Vs. Market Cycle Investment Management

Wall Street Wisdom Vs. Market Cycle Investment Management

During every correction, I encourage investors to avoid the destructive inertia that results from trying to determine: how low can we go; how long will this last? Investors who add to their portfolios during...

Is Asset Allocation An Investment Strategy

Is Asset Allocation An Investment Strategy

Asset Allocation is an investment-planning tool, not an investment strategy — few investment professionals understand the distinction. Fewer still have discovered the power of The Working Capital Model. The problem that most investors have...