Lessons from the Pros

Apr 10, 2018 Issue

Featured Article

Psychology: An Investing Challenge

Investing psychology is a subject most books and so-called professionals keep separate from the mechanics and strategies of proper investing. A reality, largely misunderstood, is that the underlying mechanics and strategies within investing are a direct function of your psychological belief system. At any given time in the stock market, there are buy and sell invitations… Read More »

Stocks

Generating Income from Stock Dividends

When most investors and traders purchase stock it is because they intend to profit from the rise in its price. They are familiar with the mantra: ‘buy low and sell high!’ But there are several other ways of profiting from the ownership of stock shares without having to part with them. In this article, we… Read More »

Proactive Investor

Understanding Bond and Preferred Stock Yields

We have written often about bonds and, also about preferred stocks as conservative income-generating investments. Many investors will want to have some money committed to either or both of these vehicles.
When considering any fixed-income type investment, of course one of the main considerations is the return expected from it. The net returns on these… Read More »

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