Archive for August, 2010

  • Unless the entire problem is addressed it will only get worse. Almost without exception they all agree that more taxpayer money will solve any problem. Spending OPM (Other Peoples Money) has always been their strong point. Taxpayers never have any say in how their money is stolen. Oops, contributed. We can’t offend any of these august “experts”.

    The Elephant

    Unless the entire problem is addressed it will only get worse. Almost without exception they all agree that more taxpayer money will solve any problem. Spending OPM (Other Peoples Money) has always been their strong point. Taxpayers never have any say in how their money is stolen. Oops, contributed. We can’t offend any of these august “experts”.

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  • If you can incorporate these 3 things into your day-to-day investing life, you will be able to keep your emotions at bay which, knowing that you have a plan to deal with uncertainties, will allow you to sleep better at night.

    How To Handle Market Fluctuations

    If you can incorporate these 3 things into your day-to-day investing life, you will be able to keep your emotions at bay which, knowing that you have a plan to deal with uncertainties, will allow you to sleep better at night.

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  • Analisa saham dari segi teknikal atau fundamental adalah merupakan teknik "outside investor" atau pelabur luaran, iaitu pelabur yang hanya berdasarkan data-data yang hanya ada dalam public domain. Beza pula dengan maklumat yang digunakan atau yang ada pada "inside investor", adalah maklumat yang paling komprehensive dan tepat kerana mereka merupakan samaada pengendali atau pemegang saham tebesar sesuatu perniagaan/syarikat.

    Analisa Saham – AIRASIA (FEB – JUNE 2007)

    Analisa saham dari segi teknikal atau fundamental adalah merupakan teknik "outside investor" atau pelabur luaran, iaitu pelabur yang hanya berdasarkan data-data yang hanya ada dalam public domain. Beza pula dengan maklumat yang digunakan atau yang ada pada "inside investor", adalah maklumat yang paling komprehensive dan tepat kerana mereka merupakan samaada pengendali atau pemegang saham tebesar sesuatu perniagaan/syarikat.

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  • Brokers are taught that it is impossible to time the ups and downs of the market. Market timing is beautifully simple, but they don't want to know how to do it even for their own accounts.

    Wall Street’s 10 Biggest Lies

    Brokers are taught that it is impossible to time the ups and downs of the market. Market timing is beautifully simple, but they don't want to know how to do it even for their own accounts.

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  • Quite simply, a mutual fund controls a pool of money provided by its shareholders that it invests in a portfolio of securities selected by the fund's managers. In recent years they have proliferated like mushrooms, with over fifteen thousand registered funds now in existence.. vastly more than the number of companies found on the New York Stock Exchange. They exist in near-infinite varieties offering almost every conceivable mix of securities.

    Investment by Default

    Quite simply, a mutual fund controls a pool of money provided by its shareholders that it invests in a portfolio of securities selected by the fund's managers. In recent years they have proliferated like mushrooms, with over fifteen thousand registered funds now in existence.. vastly more than the number of companies found on the New York Stock Exchange. They exist in near-infinite varieties offering almost every conceivable mix of securities.

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  • When a product like this is being touted because of the ‘incredible growth’ it has experienced, you can be sure that there is some benefit for the transaction hungry, commission motivated Wall Street crowd that most likely outweighs the benefits you are receiving. It’s the way the game is played.

    Investment Management: Let’s Put Some Lipstick On That Pig

    When a product like this is being touted because of the ‘incredible growth’ it has experienced, you can be sure that there is some benefit for the transaction hungry, commission motivated Wall Street crowd that most likely outweighs the benefits you are receiving. It’s the way the game is played.

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  • When a bear market that collapses 20, 30, 40% or more ALL STOCKS go down and in that bear market many “good” companies reduce their dividends. Some companies even borrow money to pay a dividend. How dumb is that?

    The Fallacy of Dividends

    When a bear market that collapses 20, 30, 40% or more ALL STOCKS go down and in that bear market many “good” companies reduce their dividends. Some companies even borrow money to pay a dividend. How dumb is that?

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  • Today there is a great awakening going on across the United States and all around the world.  Tens of millions of people are becoming aware of the growing tyranny of the global financial elite.  Yet millions of those same people willingly enslave themselves to those very same financial powers.  So how is this happening?  It is called debt.

    The Number One Tool Of Financial Enslavement

    Today there is a great awakening going on across the United States and all around the world.  Tens of millions of people are becoming aware of the growing tyranny of the global financial elite.  Yet millions of those same people willingly enslave themselves to those very same financial powers.  So how is this happening?  It is called debt.

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  • Another good video on important key elements/requirements in stock trading.

    Walking Through a Trade

    Another good video on important key elements/requirements in stock trading.

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  • This brings us to reality. The fact is, a majority of persons are unable or unwilling to analyze investments. There is something in the human psyche that tends to discourage methodical scrutiny. The average individual prefers to broad-brush most subjects while accepting pronouncements. Thus, if a banker or a broker assures that an offering is acceptable, it’s accepted without deliberation. As implausible as it may seem, this is how most persons conduct their financial lives.

    Why I Don’t Invest in Mutual Funds

    This brings us to reality. The fact is, a majority of persons are unable or unwilling to analyze investments. There is something in the human psyche that tends to discourage methodical scrutiny. The average individual prefers to broad-brush most subjects while accepting pronouncements. Thus, if a banker or a broker assures that an offering is acceptable, it’s accepted without deliberation. As implausible as it may seem, this is how most persons conduct their financial lives.

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