Posts Tagged ‘stock investing’

PostHeaderIcon Preparing For Stock Market Investing

Many people are fascinated with stock market investing. There is this common notion that investors can strike it rich investing in stocks. But the fact of the matter is, this is rarely true, unless you have the knack for investing in the right stocks. Although there are opportunities to become rich while investing in stocks, there are also certain risks involved. Investing in the stock market does not ensure you of

PostHeaderIcon Common Costly Mistakes By First-Time Investors And Traders

With today’s technology and online connectivity, it is now even more convenient for more people to invest. With the existence of many online discount brokerages, people can become instant investors and trading stocks just with an Internet connection and a bank account. This might be considered a benefit for many first time investors. But it also brings with it a number of caveats. The ease and accessibility o

PostHeaderIcon Understanding A Profit/Loss Plan For Investments

Stock investors usually focus on just trying to follow the age-old principle of buying low and selling high. It seems such a fool-proof adage for the general investing public. But in reality, investors may not always be faced with such simple circumstances. The stock market can get quite complicated at times. There are times when human emotions set in. It is human nature for most investors to take pride in the succ

PostHeaderIcon Stock Portfolio Diversification

When it comes to investing in stocks, one of the ways to reduce risk is through a diversified stock portfolio. Diversification is essentially a method of stock investing wherein investments are allocated in various sectors, industries and stock categories. Through diversification, a stock investor may be able to reduce the risk against possible losses on a certain sector or industry and also maximize returns. Altho

PostHeaderIcon Signs OF A Sliding Stock

Stock trading and investing can be a complicated matter with many indicators and factors to consider all the time. Slight differences in varying degrees from these indicators may or may not affect a certain stock. But what most traders and investors should look for are the many characteristics that may lead to a stock slide. Although there are many common telltale signs that a certain stock may be heading for a sl