Tip #1 - Do your research at home. Through either your own Internet access, or the daily paper, you can spend the time to follow your favorite stocks. This will give you the freedom to do additional ...
It is hard for most Americans to get a grasp on what has been happening with the dollar. It's not like the stock market where its price is quoted on the nightly news. Now if you frequently travel abro...
A stop loss order is simply a trailing "safety net" that you can attach to a stock buy. The purpose of a stop loss order is to keep you from being "trapped" in a stock that falls a ton of points. It i...
Over the holidays, I saw the movie "The Pursuit of Happyness." The movie is based on the true life story of Chris Gardner's rise from homelessness to owning a multi-million dollar brokerage firm. It's...
My first business failed, because I had no clue about Marketing and Sales. I had the "Field of Dreams" mentality. If I build it - they will come. That's a common trait amongst many first-time entre...
2006 Year of the dog - Far from being a pup year, 2006 was another excellent year of growth across all asset classes, apart from bonds. 2006 has seen many asset values reach record levels, however ...
During the housing boom, many banks devised "creative" loans allowing people to borrow money with no down payment and pay low interest rates for the first few years on adjustable mortgages. Now, as in...
Housing Market. On December 5th, I issued a what's he smoking report as Robert Toll, CEO of Homebuilding Company - Toll Brothers, stated "Fifteen months into the current slowdown, we may be seeing a f...
I live in Massachusetts and formerly worked for a high-tech company, so I witnessed first hand the benefits of the dot com boom. It was unbelievable as start-ups with nothing more than Power Point sl...
Last week, CNBC reporter, Mari Bartiromo was quite appalled by the language Don Tomnitz, CEO DR Horton, used in describing the state of the real estate market: "I don't want to be too sophisticated h...