Stocks

Stock certificates are more than just pieces of paper that people trade back and forth speculating on their value and hoping to strike it rich. In fact it has been some time since there was any actual paper stock certificate printed. Anymore owning a share amounts to having your name in a database registering you as the owner. Owning a share of a company’s stock means that you are the…

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Two Things First

Fear and greed are the two emotions that govern investing. When the market is going up greed takes the reins and the market is valued at levels far exceeding its intrinsic value. Then some doom and gloom comes along and fear takes over driving down valuations. Through all of this boom and bust the important things to remember are: Crashes happen The market recovers Why do crashes happen in the…

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