Why This Bear?

People are constantly asking me why is the stock market going down. What is causing this bear market? It is relatively simple so don't ask an economist. He will give you a 200-page answer that is undecipherable. Can you understand Mr. Greenspan?Let's first realize what it is that makes a... Read More

Kick The Tires

Before you buy another car you walk around the lot, kick the tires, slam the doors and look at the mileage indicator. That's an odometer. I know. That is about all the "research" you can do other than what the car salesman tells you and I hope you know better... Read More

How To Buy And Hold

One of the most believed bits of conventional wisdom from Wall Street is to Buy and Hold. Any stock or mutual fund should be put away for eternity and never sold. This is total hogwash and is guaranteed to reduce your investment income.Brokerage companies never will advise you to sell.... Read More

Rebalance And Diversify

The stock market has not been very kind to your investments lately. Your broker knows this so you may have received a call from him suggesting it is time to 'rebalance and diversify' your portfolio.What does this really mean? He wants you to sell some of your holdings and buy... Read More

Social Insecurity

Just about everything you have been told about Social Security is an obfuscation. That is a big word for convoluted truth or lie.In a recently published obscure government document by the presidential Social Security commission there are two pages that expose the truth. Neither Democrats nor Republicans want you to... Read More

Risk Control

Everything you invest in has risk so you want to do your research before you put your money on the line.For example, when McDonald's opens a new restaurant (please, don't call it a hamburger joint) they will investigate as many of the relevant facts as possible. The demographics of the... Read More

Protect Your 401K

Checked your 401K lately? Going back to about a year ago many of these retirement accounts have shrunk by 30%, some even more. What Happened?You have been putting money in for years and your employer may have been contributing to your plan also. It is not supposed to get smaller.... Read More

One Way Street

Ever turn down a street, get half way and suddenly realize it is one way and you are going the wrong way? Is that the way you feel when you look at your stock brokerage statement?In either case don't panic. You can get out of that one way street by... Read More

Top 25 Growth Funds

On Monday, November 25, 2000 Investor's Business Daily listed on page B1 the Top 25 Growth Mutual Funds for the last 36 months along with their performance for the year 2000 to date. Only four showed a profit this year of 21% and the other three had increases of 12%,... Read More

How To Pick A Mutual Fund

Mutual funds by definition are a mixed bag of stocks, bonds and a little cash. Their price per share is the NAV, Net Asset Value of the total amount of money in the mutual fund divided by the number of shares. They seek to be fully invested at all times.The... Read More

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Trading For A Living - Part 1

There can't be many traders who haven't at least considered... Read More

Do You Know What is the Single MOST Critical Mistake in Trading the Stock Market??

Well maybe that's overstating it a little, but it's certainly... Read More

Shorting Stocks ? The Basics, Part II of II

After the publication of the first part of this two... Read More

The Information Age

It is wonderful to be alive in the information age.... Read More

Keep Your Profits

It looks like we have now entered a new bull... Read More

Buy and Hold Investment Philosophy

Wall Street has been preaching the doctrine of Buy and... Read More

Successful Trading ? Establish Your Risk Level

Before you embark upon a journey of trading stocks or... Read More

What To Buy Now

I am sure that if you have a brokerage account... Read More

When Should I Sell?

People are always asking me when should I sell my... Read More

Duct Tape

Did you run out to buy that duct tape yet?... Read More

Hot Stock Investing ... How to Pick Hot Stocks with Momentum Stock Trading

Profitable day traders recognize that momentum trading is among the... Read More

NASDAQ 800?

In November of 2000 when the NASDAQ was trading at... Read More

Selling

The stock market has been going up for more than... Read More

Gold Fever

Right now there doesn't seem to be any "gold fever".... Read More

Its Snowing

The Winter Games for the Olympics are coming up soon... Read More

Finding A Good Stock

One of the things people are always asking me is... Read More

Understanding Stock Market Indexes

A stock market index is a statistical measure of changes... Read More

Bad News is Good News

For weeks, no, months we have been bombarded with nothing... Read More

Trading as a Business

What can I expect to make my first year of... Read More

The Great Stock Market Secret

When the stock market is going up and all your... Read More

Again With the Bubbles?

A few years back ? it seems like an eternity... Read More

Defining a Long-Term Investment in the Stock Market

For some "long term" would mean holding a stock position... Read More

Municipal Bonds

Because there are so many stocks that are NOT paying... Read More

?Fears Only Enemy Is Action?

What a great statement!I just heard someone use it in... Read More

The Shadow

The Shadow knows. There used to be a radio program... Read More

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