How long should an investor hold a stock or bond before he considers it a long-term investment?
Among the first job of any new investor is to create a good diversification strategy that lowers risk and protects your savings.
ADR fees are charged by sponsoring banks of foreign stocks to compensate them for currency translation and custody services.
The student loan debt crisis is causing household formation among the young to decline, which has important ramifications for economics and investors.
Diversification is going to happen across five different asset classes for most investors and portfolio managers.
Direct investing is the practice of holding assets such as stocks, bonds, and mutual funds in the simplest, most direct way possible to lower the cost of ownership.
Income investors might sometimes be better off buying a lower yielding, faster growing dividend stock for their portfolio.
One of the things that makes investing interesting and fun is the unexpected math quirks you can encounter when constructing a portfolio. For example, it is
The past five years have shown incredible results for index fund investors and there are some portfolio lessons we can learn from studying it.
A situation came up today that reminded me of the importance of going to source documents, especially as an investor. If you invest in stocks or bonds, you