Investing in Dividend Paying Stocks

I was recently interviewed for a press release through a financial question and answer format. One of the questions asked of me in the interview was:

Where do you think the stock market is headed over the next five years?

My Answer!

Charles M. O'Melia: No one knows! There is an old Chinese proverb that goes something like this: "He, who could foresee events 3 days in advance, would be rich for thousands of years." On a long-term basis I have only witnessed expansion and progress. I believe that to be the nature of our American economy and our American way of life. And as our economy goes, so goes the stock market and I see no reason to change that belief.

Who would have thought the expansion in China would generate 5 billion dollars of business for GE? The US companies listed on the New York stock exchange have the ability to profit throughout the global expansion of business around the world. And, an investor can profit without the necessity of having to own an overseas fund or companies to profit.

Up until that question, the thought of what the market was going to do tomorrow (or for that matter, 5 years from now) have never concerned me. I never gave it a thought (Well, maybe a little!). There just isn't enough concern on my part whether we are heading for a bear market or a bull market, or if the markets are heading sideways.

When you own a portfolio filled with companies that have a history of raising their dividend every year, and a systematic approach of adding more shares to the portfolio through the dividend reinvestments every quarter, plus having a simple savings plan with an opportunistic buying approach of adding even more shares to the portfolio every quarter, it really doesn't matter. I am always buying more shares.

Sometimes I pay too much for one of my companies; sometimes I receive a great bargain. But no matter which, bargain or expensive, my income from those companies always continues to grow and grow and grow and grow and grow.

Sometimes, the dividend yield of one stock may be 5.15%, and the following year or two (even with two dividend increases during those two years) the dividend yield would drop to less than 3%. This, for example, may mean the stock price would have risen from the 30 dollar range to the 60 dollar range. I have found that when that 5.15% dividend yield drops to around 1%, the company's stock in question becomes so high that the company usually has a stock split, as well as a dividend increase.

Right now, the DOW seems to be having trouble breaking that 11,000 barrier. And, right now, I can't help thinking back, way, way, back.

For those of you who don't remember the late 1960's, early 70's, the DOW barrier was 1,000.

Oh, what a tough time that DOW 1,000 barrier was! I remember thinking ? it's going to break it this time. Back in 1966 was the first attempt (rose to 985) and it kept on trying to break the 1,000 barrier for the next 6 years. When it finally broke 1,000 (it reached 1,050 or so, in 1972), it immediately fell back. It took another 10 years before the DOW broke the 1,100 barrier. Six years for the DOW at 985 to break 1,000. Another 10 years to break 1,100. A total of 16 years to add a mere 115 points on the DOW.

So, is the 11,000 barrier in the DOW today similar to the 1100 barrier of times-gone-by? Will 11,000 on the DOW become a 16 year barrier? Could be! Then again, maybe not! I don't know! "He, who could foresee events etc."

In the meantime, I will continue watching my dividend income continue to grow and grow and grow and grow and grow!

To find the LINK for the complete financial interview visit: http://www.thestockopolyplan.com

You have permission to this article either electronically or in print as long as the author bylines are included, with a live link and the article is not changed in any way. Please provide a courtesy emailto: [email protected] telling where the article was published. (Word Count 706)

Charles M. O'Melia is an individual investor with almost 40 years of experience and passion for the stock market. The author of the book 'The Stockopoly Plan ? Investing for Retirement'; published by American-Book Publishing. The book can be purchased at http://www.pdbookstore.com/com files/pages/CharlesMOMelia.shtml

In The News:

How income from stocks and mutual funds are taxed for an individual  Moneycontrol.comCapital gains from transfer of unlisted share are considered as STCG where period of holding is less than or equal to 24 months, and LTCG when holding period ...
Canara Robeco MF expects no euphoria before elections; recovery likely in mid & small-cap stocks  Moneycontrol.comNimesh Chandan, Head-Investments (Equities) at Canara Robeco Mutual Fund shares his outlook on markets in an election year and how earnings will drive ...
Quant-based mutual fund schemes are coming. Should you invest?  Economic TimesMany mutual fund advisors believe quant-based mutual funds are the future of the Indian mutual fund industry.
Quantum Mutual Fund uses cash pile to buy stocks cheap  Economic TimesQuantum Long Term Equity Value Fund, where value investing is the pronounced fund allocation theme, has brought down the level of cash at its plan to the ...
Gross inflows into MFs dropped in Jan; 10 stocks that fund houses bought & sold  Moneycontrol.comThe equity asset value of top 20 mutual funds dropped 1.6 percent month-on-month (MoM) to Rs 8.3 lakh crore in January, thanks to the fall in the stock market ...
Have MF-corporate debt pacts left debt fund investors exposed?  Economic TimesCorporate bonds aggregate Rs 36.27 lakh crore, or about 28% of the total bond market.
Testing times for investors? CPSE, Bharat 22 ETF yield EPFO 1.89% & 0.48% as of Dec-end  Moneycontrol.comEPFO had in January 2017 decided to invest in select exchange traded funds (ETFs) to help the government achieve its disinvestment target.
MFs bought select IT, bank stocks in Jan ahead of Budget, May polls  Economic TimesNEW DELHI: Mutual funds were seen churning their portfolios in information technology, consumption and private banking sectors during the month gone by, ...
Mutual funds raise stake in equities to highest-ever level; prefer financials, consumer stocks  Moneycontrol.comDomestic mutual funds (DMFs), the largest buyers of Indian stocks during the quarter, also added the most positions in ICICI Bank and Axis Bank, and reduced ...
More black investors should look to stock market to grow their wealth  CNBCLow African-American participation in the stock market contributes to the widening wealth gap between black and white households, according to a 2014 study.
FPIs go big on stocks of financials, mutual funds on energy and IT sectors  Business StandardForeign portfolio investors (FPIs) added positions in stocks of financials, and reduced their exposure to the energy sector, an analysis of December 2018 quarter ...
These stocks see mutual fund inflows for 8th straight quarter; are they worth a look?  Economic TimesAt least 20 listed stocks on the BSE have been major beneficiaries.
Stocks in the news: Essel Propack, Duke Offshore, Majesco, Vyapar Industries, Valecha Engg  Moneycontrol.comVyapar Industries | Maharashtra Seamless | Jaypee Infratech | JK Tyre | Valecha Engineering and Bajaj Healthcare are stocks which are in the news today.
5 Vanguard Mutual Funds to Depend On  Investorplace.comVanguard funds offer something for everyone, including conservative, income-seeking investors or risk-tolerant tactical investors.
All eyes on Zee, Dish TV stock movement  Economic TimesThe prospect of a further plunge in the shares of Zee Entertainment and Dish TV, which would deepen the disarray in the Essel Group, has put their ...
Is Vanguard US Growth Investor (VWUSX) a Strong Mutual Fund Pick Right Now?  Yahoo FinanceLarge Cap Growth fund seekers should consider taking a look at Vanguard US Growth Investor (VWUSX). VWUSX possesses a Zacks Mutual Fund Rank of 1 ...
4 Defensive Mutual Funds to Combat Negative Economic Outlook  NasdaqWhile trade tensions appear to be at bay with the United States and China participating in active discussions to resolve the tariff war, a possible economic ...
Top mutual funds still have Rs 8,650 crore exposure to DHFL & four group entities  Economic TimesAs skeletons tumble out one after another from the closets of highly leveraged companies, domestic mutual funds with exposure to such entities are finding ...
Fund managers raised stake in 194 stocks in Dec quarter. Is it a good idea to follow them?  Moneycontrol.comif good or quality stocks are getting hampered with external factors, investors should use the dips to buy into stocks which they think hold long term growth ...
Mutual funds and FIIs suffer big losses in Zee, Vedanta, DHFL stocks  Business StandardMutual funds (MFs) and foreign institutional investors (FIIs) have seen sharp erosion in the value of their investments as allegations of corporate governance ...
Anil Ambani To Subhash Chandra — Promoter Debt Risk Ignored By Some Rating Agencies?  BloombergQuintIn late January, a surprising bit of news emerged from India's mutual fund industry. Some of the country's most prominent mutual funds reached a 'stand-still' ...
Stock Market Budget 2019 Expectations: DDT relief, mutual fund benefits, tax slab changes on anvil  The Financial ExpressShare Market Expectations from Budget 2019: With interim Budget 2019 just a day away, expectations from stock market experts include STT relief, income tax ...
Here are the top 3 sectors mutual funds were betting on in December  Moneycontrol.comThe funds deployed 21.85 percent of their equity assets under management (AUM) into the banking sector.
These ‘do-gooder’ mutual funds actually do a stock portfolio good  MarketWatchDon't miss these top money and investing features of the past week.
Blue Chip Stocks Are This Midcap Mutual Fund's Keys To Outperformance  Investor's Business DailyWhat's the formula for outperformance by Hartford Midcap Fund (HMDYX) managers Phil Ruedi and Mark Whitaker? For one thing, their days are filled with talk ...
The dirty little secret of value funds  The Globe and MailThere is a mystery afoot in the stock market, one that should concern anyone who invests in actively managed mutual funds. The mystery boils down to this: Most ...
Only five T. Rowe Price U.S. mutual funds saw positive returns in 2018  Baltimore Business JournalA number of T. Rowe Price Group Inc. mutual funds beat the S&P 500 index during a tough 2018 for the U.S. stock market, but only five provided investors with ...
Infographic: Where Investors Put Their Money in 2018  Visual CapitalistThis infographic shows investment flows into funds (mutual funds, ETFs, etc) over the course of 2018 to highlight how and when investors changed strategies.
How trillion-dollar stock-market index funds are vulnerable to manipulation that ‘could harm American investors’  MarketWatchDangers are lurking in index funds, an area of the stock market is known for its history of outperformance against actively managed funds and ironically, it is ...
Best And Worst Q1 2019: Financials ETFs And Mutual Funds  Seeking AlphaThe Financials sector ranks second in Q1 2019. Based on an aggregation of ratings of 420 stocks in the financials sector. IGY is our top-rated financials sector.
How a 12-year Vanguard win streak makes it the ‘Amazon of wealth management’  MarketWatchVanguard has taken in more money than any other fund company for 12 years in a row.
3 California Muni Bond Mutual Funds Worth Considering  Yahoo FinanceBelow we share with you four top-rated California muni bond mutual funds. Each has earned a Zacks Mutual Fund Rank 1 (Strong Buy).
What’s Really in Your Index Fund?  The New York TimesJohn Bogle, the father of low-cost investing, once said that the index fund was the “most successful innovation — especially for investors — in modern financial ...
Five reasons emerging-markets stocks could outperform U.S. stocks for several years  MarketWatchEmerging-markets stocks have been in the doldrums, but that may be about to change.
Chuck Schumer and Bernie Sanders Have a Plan to Kill the Stock Market  Yahoo NewsSenators Chuck Schumer of New York and Bernie Sanders of Vermont want to penalize “self-indulgent” corporations that buy back their own stock. In a recent ...
7 stocks most favoured by mutual funds over last one year  Economic TimesAs the markets hit a speed bump, stocks favoured by mutual funds appear to be safer bets.
7 Great High-Yield Dividend Stocks That Nobody Talks About  Kiplinger's Personal FinanceIf you're seeking out high-yield dividend stocks, think small. These lesser-known names can be a little more volatile but make up for it with substantial income of ...
This Investor’s Secret To Beating The Street? Pick Stocks That Are Fortresses  ForbesKayne Anderson Rudnick favors companies with entrenched market positions. The result: it owns Netflix, plus boring businesses like Scotts Miracle-Gro and ...
Stock Focus: Investors Keen on Barnes Group, Inc. (NYSE:B) as it Makes Headlines With Moves  The Coin GuildMajor market players are buzzing over Barnes Group, Inc. (NYSE:B) as their share price hit $60.29 at the end of the most recent trading session.
Mutual funds bet big on these 30 stocks in November; do you own any?  Moneycontrol.comMF industry assets grew to Rs 23.4 lakh crore, on the back of improved inflows into liquid funds and steady equity markets.
Stock News: Investors Keen on Shares of Canadian National Railway Company (NYSE:CNI) as it Makes Headlines With Moves  The Coin GuildMajor market players are buzzing over Canadian National Railway Company (NYSE:CNI) as their share price hit $82.74 at the end of the most recent trading ...
Our Ultimate Stock-Pickers' Top 10 High-Conviction and New-Money Purchases  Morningstar.comThe financial services and technology sectors each contributed three names to the high-conviction purchases list, and industrials contributed four to the ...
Check out what top five mutual funds bought & sold during October selloff  Economic TimesNEW DELHI: Mutual funds stood resilient as industry's asset base increased to Rs 22.23 lakh crore in October in spite of a heavy correction in the domestic ...
Target-date funds are more expensive and less effective than this simple investment plan  MarketWatchA previous version of this column misstated the holdings of VBIAX. It has been corrected. Getty Images/iStockphoto. This may be like trying to persuade true ...
Fund managers ready to go shopping after sharp correction in stocks  Moneycontrol.comMutual funds that were holding around 8-10 percent cash level in their equity portfolio are likely to purchase shares of companies in banking and financial ...
Mutual funds may need smart bets on smallcap stocks to beat ETF show  Economic TimesSmallcap stocks could see up to ₹1 lakh cr inflow as fund managers look for potential winners: Analysts.
Stock Watch: Investors Taking a Second Look at Verint Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNT) After Recent Market Moves  The Coin GuildMajor market players are buzzing over Verint Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNT) as their share price hit $52.45 at the end of the most recent trading session.
Mutual funds' exposure to banks hits 3-month low of Rs 1.88 lakh crore in Sept  Economic TimesMutual funds' holding of banking stocks declined by over Rs 21,600 crore to Rs 1.88 lakh crore in September, driven by the correction in equity markets.
Hot and Cold Stocks of Mutual Funds in October 2018  MoneylifeIn October 2018, Axis Bank and ICICI Bank were the most preferred stocks of Indian mutual funds. The net purchases of Axis Bank were Rs1,504 crore, of which ...
Shall I buy the HDFC AMC stock or mutual fund?  LivemintThe HDFC Asset Management Co. Ltd stock closed 65% up on the first day of listing over its IPO price of ₹ 1,100 per share. Investors who sold on day one, saw ...
Gold, mutual funds, equity - where to invest in 2019?  Moneycontrol.comAs we enter 2019, the question on everyone's mind is: can we say goodbye to market volatility that 2018 unleashed upon us? The answer may not be that simple ...
Is your mutual fund buying or selling stocks too much?  LivemintA mutual fund scheme's turnover ratio tells you how frequently its fund manager buys and sells the underlying stocks. Typically, higher the turnover ratio, more ...
Why stock market volatility is beneficial for mutual fund SIP investors  Economic TimesWhile investing through systematic investment plans, you make more money precisely because the markets are facing volatility.
Are mid and small-cap mutual funds holding too many illiquid stocks?  Economic TimesLiquidity has been scarce in Indian capital markets in recent weeks. Mutual funds have also not been spared the pain, with liquid and money market funds ...
Why stopping mutual fund SIPs when stock market falls can jeopardise your financial goals  Economic TimesFear has returned to Dalal Street. Caught in a perfect storm of weak macroeconomic numbers, the IL&FS crisis and fear of more defaults, equity markets have ...
When should you sell your mutual fund schemes? - Stocks and equity mutual funds are different  Economic TimesInvesting in an individual stock and equity mutual fund scheme is different. You must look at various parameters like key ratios while investing in a stock. Hence ...
Five stocks that mutual funds think can outperform  Economic TimesA volatile month gave fund managers a chance to cherry-pick stocks.
How stocks picked by mutual funds over 2014 to 2017 have performed  Economic TimesWhile the most wanted stocks of 2014 and 2015 have done well, the recent picks have disappointed.
Is it a good time to invest in small-cap mutual fund schemes?  Economic TimesDespite the slide in the Nifty Smallcap100 index, fund houses seem to be placing faith in small-cap funds again. Should investors take the cue?
Why HDFC Bank stock is among the top picks of mutual funds  Business TodayPrivate sector lender HDFC Bank, the third-largest Indian firm by market capitalisation, is among the favourite stocks in the portfolios of mutual funds. Despite ...
Mutual fund holdings in IT stocks touch all-time high  Economic TimesMumbai: Fund managers are betting big on the IT sector, on the back of an improving global macro environment, depreciating rupee and rise in IT spends.
How your mutual funds played the balancing act during stocks crash  Economic TimesBy Bhavana Acharya The last three months has been a bumpy ride for largecap stocks. The year so far has been unkind to the midcap and smallcap set.
Fund managers' picks: Large, mid & smallcap stocks that MFs bought, sold in Dec  Moneycontrol.comMF assets declined to Rs 22.8 lakh crore in December 2018 from Rs 23.4 lakh core in Nov 2018 on the back of moderation in the flows in equity funds and ...
Mutual funds that destroyed most investor wealth in the September selloff  Economic TimesThe recent selloff in the stock market has raised fears of a rush for redemption in mutual funds.​
Mutual Funds For First Time Manage More Money In Stocks Than Insurers  BloombergQuintMutual funds for the first time manage more money in equities than insurers as the last stock rout erased the gap that started narrowing after demonetisation.
Bleeding mutual funds: Should you go back to good old fixed deposits?  Moneycontrol.comAre you worried about the losses on your investments in mutual fund schemes? You are not alone. There are many investors who dumped their good old fixed ...
Investing in equity mutual funds versus investing in shares: Which is better?  Economic TimesThe final goal for all stock investors is the same: to get superior returns. However, in terms of what you do, there are two completely different routes.
Does it make sense to invest in mutual funds when the markets are down?  Economic TimesI am looking to invest Rs 20,000 per month via SIP in mutual funds for an investment period of more than 20 years. The idea is to maximize wealth to use for my ...
Do not make these 7 mistakes while investing in mutual funds  Moneycontrol.comNever forget that you are investing because you have to achieve your financial goals. Investing without a goal is akin to travelling without a destination.
Top 10 mutual funds which can double your wealth in long term  The Financial ExpressMutual funds are one of the most popular and smart ways for investors to build wealth over the long term. One can also double one's money, if planned properly.
See how they play market crash! MFs sold other stocks to lap up these 21 in October mayhem  Economic TimesPopular beaten-down stocks attracted big money from institutional investors on Dalal Street in October, when the domestic equity market was facing severe ...
Fund managers' bets: Top 10 large, mid and small-cap stocks that MFs bought in October  Moneycontrol.comMF industry assets grew to Rs 22.2 lakh crore on the back of improved inflows into equity-oriented and liquid funds.
Picking the best mutual fund: Are past returns relevant after re-categorisation?  Moneycontrol.comWhile selecting a scheme for investment or while deciding whether to continue with a current investment, a fund's performance track record does play a critical ...
Should you shift from large-cap mutual funds to index funds?  Economic TimesThe index fund category of mutual fund schemes is slowly gaining traction among investors. The fortunes of index funds are changing as not only are they being ...
Value focussed MF are cutting their exposure to Indian stocks. What about you?  Moneycontrol.comAs valuations climb, the funds have chosen to stay light on Indian stocks and exposure to bonds and arbitrage has gone up.
Why your mutual fund earned you less than Nifty in recent market rally  Economic TimesThe more the number of stocks in an index, the weaker is its performance.
These 10 stocks make up over one-third of entire mutual fund portfolio in India; check full list  The Financial ExpressEven as Sensex and Nifty continue their strong rally driven by a cheer in blue chip stocks, just 10 top names make up a whopping 34% of the entire mutual fund ...
How do mutual funds help you to invest better?  Moneycontrol.comMutual funds can provide you products that can meet your financial goals with relatively lesser risk.
These 18 consistent mutual funds may help you to beat stock market volatility  Economic TimesMany equity mutual fund advisors abhor volatility in the stock market. They are always searching for ways to tackle this beast which gives them sleepless nights.
Top 10 large, mid and smallcap stocks which fund managers bought & sold in September  Moneycontrol.comFears of a liquidity crunch following the IL&FS crisis hit the mutual fund industry in September. Cash plans, or liquid funds, were the worst hit.
10 mutual fund options that could be good bets as markets trend higher  Moneycontrol.comInvestment advisors feel this is time for caution and that investors should veer more towards funds with exposure towards large-caps or those that are multi-cap ...
How much do mutual fund managers invest in their own schemes?  Moneycontrol.comEver since SEBI mandated mutual fund houses to disclose how much fund managers, directors of the asset management company and other key employees ...
India is set for a good run in 2019, says Reliance Mutual Fund  Moneycontrol.comManish Gunwani, CIO-Equity at Reliance MF, the market is positioned well in terms of valuation and macros.
Some international funds are giving around 40% returns. Should you invest?  Economic TimesInternational mutual funds are topping the return charts. The category has returned around 20 per cent in one year. Should retail investors bet on these schemes ...
Quick Take | Covered calls for mutual funds will help stabilise NAV fluctuations  Moneycontrol.comAllowing mutual funds to participate in the options market will bring more liquidity to stock options and stabilise returns for the fund.
Here are top buys and sells by mutual funds in August when Sensex, Nifty hit record highs  Moneycontrol.comAmong largecaps, HDFC AMC, Sun TV Network, TVS Motor, Vedanta and Tech Mahindra topped the August buying list of top 10 mutual fund houses which ...
Planning an SIP in mutual funds? Keep these things in mind  Moneycontrol.comYou should identify a fund which has not only performed well when the markets are rising but also tackled the tides of a falling market and has controlled losses.
How to build your mutual fund portfolio from scratch  Moneycontrol.comYou need to know that there is no such thing as a "perfect mutual fund portfolio". There can be numerous reasonably good portfolios, and there's no ...
Best large cap mutual funds to invest in 2019  Economic TimesHere's a monthly update on our recommended large cap mutual funds to invest in 2019. The good news is that there is no change in the recommendations.
Choose your mobile app wisely to invest in direct mutual funds  Moneycontrol.comSome mobile apps are not updated on regular basis. Often there may be errors in the stocks portfolio of several schemes.
Top 10 wealth creator mutual fund schemes of 2018  Moneycontrol.comThe IT sector has been riding on good earnings show by the IT giants in India. The depreciating rupee is in the last few years boosted the fortunes of the ...
Mutual funds garner Rs 7,985 crore via SIPs in November  Economic TimesNEW DELHI: Retail investors continued to pour money in mutual fundS through systematic investment plans (SIPs) as the industry received Rs 7,985 crore via ...
Why liquidity offered by mutual funds is good for you  Moneycontrol.comYou may come across emergencies which warrant sudden requirement of cash. In such a situation, mutual funds come in handy.
FIIs, MFs bet on 138 stocks in last 1 year; should you buy?  Moneycontrol.comOut of the 138 stocks which witnessed increase in weightage on a year-on-year basis, as many as 14 stocks saw a correction of 20-80 percent in the last 1 year.
Small- and mid-cap mutual funds open doors again, but should you invest?  LivemintL&T Emerging Businesses Fund and DSP Small Cap Fund have allowed *fresh* mutual fund investments, taking advantage of a continued correction in small- ...
HDFC AMC, Reliance Nippon stocks fall over 9% after Sebi caps expense ratio of mutual funds  Business TodayThe stocks of asset management companies (AMCs) fell in trade today on fears of lower revenues after market regulator Sebi capped expense ratio for mutual ...
5 strategies to adopt while choosing which mutual fund categories to invest  Moneycontrol.comThe decision regarding mutual fund category to invest in would primarily depend upon the investor's risk tolerance and investment horizon.
Check out how your mutual fund investments are taxed  Moneycontrol.comIn case of mutual funds, a differential rate of taxation is applied across fund categories.
Want to invest in ‘value’ stocks like Buffett? Look at these funds  Economic TimesValue investing is a strategy to spot stocks trading below their intrinsic values.
Best value-oriented equity mutual funds to invest in 2018  Economic TimesValue investing is an investment strategy that looks to buy stocks that are trading below their intrinsic value.

Buying Mutual Funds

It looks like the market is ready to start up... Read More

The 10 Commandments

Wall Street has been preaching for years and years to... Read More

The Next Bull Market

We are already in it, but you can't see it.... Read More

Roller Coaster

I love roller coasters. The steeper the better. High and... Read More

Selection Vs Direction

As I have said many times before in this column... Read More

How To Make, And Keep, Money Trading Stocks

If you are serious about making and keeping money by... Read More

Stops Make Money

During the day I watch CNBC-TV, the stock market channel.... Read More

The Secret Art of Backtesting

If you have not back tested your trading system, you... Read More

Inverted Interest Rates

Inverted interest rates? What's that? Who cares? Even if you... Read More

Historical Briefing: Stocks, Finance and Money

The World Bank claims that some two billion of the... Read More

Stocks & Oil, Sat Jun 18th, 2005

Both the stock market and oil prices rallied recently, which... Read More

The Elephant

Four blind men were asked to give a description of... Read More

How to Find Value in No Load Mutual Fund Investing

What are you thinking when it comes to your no... Read More

Protectionism

First let's see what protectionism is. According to Mr. Webster... Read More

War Market

There is no question that the stock market is being... Read More

Managing Investing and Stock Market Risks

Reduce your investing and stock market risks by:Setting your sights... Read More

Seecrets on Investment: Tired of Making Huge Losses in the Stock Market ? Part 2

Fundamental analysis.Fundamentals analysis says the best way to predict the... Read More

Investment Attorneys and Garbage Stocks

How is it possible that trash Companies are posting less... Read More

Picking Mutual Funds to Outperform the Market

With over 6,000 mutual funds available, it may be tempting... Read More

Two for the Money

Look back over the years and try to remember how... Read More

Dispelling Illusions of the Stock Market

How can you dispel an illusion unless you look directly... Read More

401K-itis

Are you one of those many people who dread reading... Read More

What is Involved in Peak Performance Trading?

There is so much involved in developing peak performance, that... Read More

Invest, Be Wrong, and Make Money in the Stock Market

I have been trading for several decades and was an... Read More

Stock Trading Secrets?

How often have you come across an advertisement or e-mail... Read More