Trading vs Investing

Why aren’t you making money? There are two ways to make money off the stock market: trading and investing. Both can yield significant returns, but is one...

Financial Ratios to assess investment performance: the Treynor and Sortino ratios

Guest post by Shivam Patel Ever hear a friend rave about a hotshot portfolio manager who doubled his money in a year? Chances are your friend had a...

24 terms that will have you sounding like a finance connoisseur

We’ve all been through this before. You’re standing around at a cocktail party nursing an Old Fashion, chuckling and nodding your head in agreement, as the pompous...

Amortization Vs. Depreciation: The Important Things To Know

What is Amortization? Amortization refers to the practice of spreading the cost of an intangible asset over its useful life. The key word here is “intangible.” As we’ll...

Advantages and Disadvantages of a Corporation

In order to have an accurate discussion on the advantages and disadvantages of a corporation, we must first define a corporation and examine its history briefly. The...

Where And How To Research Stocks

Great investors like Warren Buffett and Peter Lynch are quick to admit that a critical component of their investment strategies revolves around significant research. They claim they...