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Posted by Martin January 03, 2020

Will investing in stocks be a good way to use a lump sum of money?

A study was made (sorry no longer remember who did it and link to the source, but I may try to find it if I have time), indicating that investing smaller portions but regularly outperforms a lump sump investment long term. So, if you have a large sump, identify stocks you want to invest the Continue reading →

Posted by Martin January 03, 2020

How will the US air strike on Iran impact the world’s stock markets?

I don’t think there will be any impact at all. There may be some dip and overreaction of the markets as is typical these days, but then the markets return back to their normal behavior. If you look at the overnight US futures and market opening we were about 1.22% negative (when I saw it, Continue reading →

Posted by Martin January 02, 2020

What is the easiest way to make small profits on the stock market?

There is no straight answer to your question. It all depends on many factors:   How much money you have What is your risk tolerance How much time you have to stay invested What is your knowledge about investing in the stock market What is your “profit” expectations What would you do if your investment Continue reading →

Posted by Martin January 01, 2020

What are some tips you would give to someone who has never invested in stock or shares? What are some things they must know and learn to get started?

First you need to answer and set a goal. You want to invest – why? What do you expect? What do you want to achieve? Once you know answers to it, you can start learning what investing or trading strategy can get you there and focus on that. If you do not know what you Continue reading →