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Indian Stocks Vault 17 Percent, Trade Halted For The Day

Indian Stocks Vault 17 Percent, Trade Halted For The Day

Expectedly, after the resounding victory by the Congress Party in the general elections, markets skyrocketed as soon as the opening bell was sounded; eyeing a windfall in terms of government spending in a host of sectors to pump-prime the econom

Warren Buffet On An Investment News Channel

Warren Buffet On An Investment News Channel

Far from being impractical, Buffett’s success suggests—or even proves—that the only practical way of making money is to do a handful of straightforward things and keep doing them for decades.

Google Experiences Major Failure

Google Experiences Major Failure

Google Search and Google News performance slowed to a crawl, while an outage seemed to spread from Gmail to Google Maps and Google Reader. Comments about the failure were flying on Twitter, and quickly became one of the most searched terms on the popular micro-blogging site.

Millionaire Pets: Seven Cats and Dogs Who Are Actually Richer than You

Millionaire Pets: Seven Cats and Dogs Who Are Actually Richer than You

They do, however, exist. Since 1923, when the first reported case of a pet inheritance was affirmed in Willett vs. Willett, pets have been receiving money. Sometimes quite a lot of money. Here are seven dogs and seven cats (in particular order) that are probably richer than you:

12 Personal Finance Lessons To Be Learned From This Recession

12 Personal Finance Lessons To Be Learned From This Recession

Everyone I know is sick of this recession, and sick of hearing about this recession. For one, the media’s attention to the global financial situation is depressing. But as many have pointed out, we are in this situation because of our own devices.

Is Now The Time To Get Back Into Stocks?

Is Now The Time To Get Back Into Stocks?

If you look at a long-term chart of the Dow Jones average, you will see that it is currently at some of the 2002-2003 levels. It has dropped dramatically since the financial collapse of 2008-2009, but it is still in familiar territory.

Investment Performance Evaluation Re-Evaluated: Part Two

Investment Performance Evaluation Re-Evaluated: Part Two

The Working Capital Model (WCM) looks at investment performance differently, less emotionally, and without a whole lot of concern for short-term market value movements. Market value performance evaluation techniques are only used to analyze peak-to-peak market cycle movements over significant time periods.

Investment Performance Evaluation Re-Evaluated: Part One

Investment Performance Evaluation Re-Evaluated: Part One

Annually, quarterly, even monthly, investors scrutinize their performance, formulate coulda’s and shoulda’s, and determine what new gimmick to try during the next evaluation period.

Why Are Stock Market Corrections Beautiful And Necessary

Why Are Stock Market Corrections Beautiful And Necessary

While everything is down in price, as it is now, there is actually less to worry about. When the going gets tough, the tough go shopping.

Citigroup Posts Best Quarter Since Late 2007

Citigroup Posts Best Quarter Since Late 2007

Citigroup became the latest bank to post better than expected results for its first quarter. The bank on Friday said net income of $1.6 billion, compared with a loss of $5.11 billion in the quarter a year ago. Citigroup’s problems are far from over, but it had its best quarter since late 2007.