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Growth versus Value Stocks

by Sean Casterline

History has shown that investors, at any given time, have a clear preference for either growth or value stocks. It's not that both can't perform in an up market. However, there is ...

How to Choose an Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF)

An exchange-traded fund, or ETF, is an investment fund that trades on stock markets, not unlike normal stocks, but represents a pool of investments similar to a...

Analytical Methods

The selection of the appropriate analytical methods and techniques for assessing a business, or your investment, is crucial to correctly assessing the performan...

How to Invest in Mutual Funds

Mutual funds can be an easy addition to your portfolio that takes some of the work out of your hands as the managers of the funds handle the actual stock purcha...

Interview Questions for Real Estate Agents

If you are picking an agent to sell your home, the interview should occur at home, or at least after the agent has seen the property. Invite several agents to d...

The Fundamental/Technical Combination

For many investors and traders, the choice of a method for selection of stocks and timing is a matter of passionate belief. The true believers in one system are...

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