If you think a low PER means 'cheap' and a high one means 'expensive', be careful. It ain't always so.Hands up. Have you ever made a list of all stocks trading on low PERs from the newspaper? Do...
Emotional investing is every investor's worst enemy. Holding a stock that's price is rising is a wonderful feeling. Watching the stock go even higher after you've sold it can be aggravating. But when ...
We often hear of the "Austrian School" of economics, or of the "London School," or of the "Chicago School." I would use the word "school" in another sense - identical to a "gaggle," a "flock," a "p...
"A picture is worth a thousand words." How many times have we heard that? Since early times, humans have made pictures of things and events around them, both because visual representations give p...
Each author who writes on a technical subject has his or her own particular points of beginning as well as different outlooks and styles of presentation of the material. There are many good textboo...
What a frenzy it was! The flashiest analysts in the flashiest Wall Street investment houses were loudly proclaiming the inevitability of Crude Oil prices at $180 and $200 per barrel. It certainly...
Gold sallied forth to advance $100 per ounce within the space of two days this week. That left the price bar of Gold, as displayed on a chart, sitting up there all by its lonesome at a closing pric...
Finally, it gone done. After days of recriminations between each other and trying to divine the will of the voters at home, the Members of the House - as a body, not necessarily individually - agre...
How quickly time does fly. It is almost a year since the stock market posted a significant long-term High. It was marked by a bearish Candlestick pattern, and has been followed all the way down b...
The stock market and the major Indexes have taken a terrible beating over the past several days. Investors are at the point of throwing in the towel, which in my estimation would be a mistake now, ...