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ETF investing

Exchange-traded funds, or ETFs, are popular alternatives to investing directly in stock mutual funds or individual stocks. An ETF is an investment fund that owns assets such as stocks, bonds, commodities, currencies, or a basket of stocks. The ETF’s ownership is divided into shares just like stocks are, and the fund is traded like a stock… Read more »

How To Become Rich With Long-Term Stock Investing


I came across an interesting article in Forbes Magazine recently called Turning $1,000 Into $42 Million. The article talked about how many years ago Forbes had a columnist named Lucien O. Hooper who recommended quite a few big stock winners over the years. Here are a few examples: Dec 15, 1974:   Hooper recommended Royal Dutch Shell…. Read more »

Emotions And Investing | Successful Investing

Investor’s Business Daily ( is currently running a series of articles on emotions and investing. Dealing with emotions and money is a very important part of investing success.  In fact, their effect plays a major part in how well you do financially. Emotions Are Not Your Friend! Emotions are not your friend when it comes to investing.  The primary emotions… Read more »

Growth Stocks Getting Crushed | Stock Market Investing

Growth Stocks - AMZN chart

Over the last couple of months and especially in the last few days, growth stocks  (also known as momentum stocks) have been getting hammered.  Leading growth stocks such as Twitter (TWTR), 3D Systems (DDD), Solar City (SCTY), Amazon (AMZN), Qihoo 360 (QIHU), FireEye (FEYE), Splunk (SPLK), Palo Alto Networks (PANW), and even Whole Foods (WFM) have seen declines… Read more »

Investing Like Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett Warren Buffett is widely considered the best stock investor in history.  He is a billionaire today in part because he invests in the stocks of companies for the long-term.  He holds many stocks such as Coca Cola, American Express, The Washington Post, Proctor & Gamble, and others that he bought back in the… Read more »