Investing Basics

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Are You Forgetting This Key Profit-Saving Tool?

As I've said countless times before, in order to be a successful investor, you need to have an exit strategy. This simple tool can help...

by Jimmy Butts | July 24, 2019
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Expectations Are Shifting... Will It Flip This Bull Market On Its Head?

This chart shows a chaotic picture, but it offers investors important information. 

by Amber Hestla | July 24, 2019
Covered Calls 101: Generate Income on the Stocks You Own

This options writing strategy can be used to increase income and limit the risk in some trades. Learn more...

by Profitable Trad... | July 22, 2019
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What Is The Dividend Payout Ratio?

It's one of the most common questions I get from readers... And understanding it (and why some sources calculate it differently) can make a huge difference in whether you should buy (or sell). Let's break it down...

by Nathan Slaughter | July 19, 2019
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How To Know When Stocks Are Overbought Or Oversold

This tool is used to spot when a stock (or the market) has gone too far, too fast. Learn more...

by Jimmy Butts | July 18, 2019
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Why T.I.N.A. Explains All-Time Highs In The Market

Pension fund managers and other institutional investors have been citing TINA as the reason behind the bull market for some time. Here's what it means...

by Amber Hestla | July 18, 2019
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7 Do's And Dont's Of Successful Investing

These seven habits separate income investors who crush the market from those who get crushed by it.

by Nathan Slaughter | July 10, 2019
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What Is The Best Stock To Buy? An 'Irreplaceable Asset.'

Even though the story of the greatest investment in U.S. history dates back 75 years, the project is still paying dividends today.

by Jimmy Butts | July 02, 2019
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Want To Be Rich? Here's Why Buy-And-Hold Won't Get You There...

If your whole portfolio is dedicated to "buy and hold," then you're seriously missing out. Here's why...

by Jimmy Butts | June 27, 2019
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Are You Being Honest With Yourself?

A recent survey revealed some pretty shocking news about how well investors expect to do in the market. There's just one problem...

by Jimmy Butts | June 21, 2019