Investing Basics

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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
Jimmy Butts's picture
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
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3 Tips To Give You An Edge In This Market

Here are three tips I've learned from my years of investing that can separate a successful investor from the rest of the pack...

by Jimmy Butts | June 18, 2019
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How I Almost Missed The Best Investment Of My Career

I have a dangerous little theory about investing that tends to upset some people. But once you understand it, you'll have the key for the biggest gains of your investing career...

by Brad Briggs | June 17, 2019
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My Thoughts On The Trade War, Trump, And What You Should Do Now...

I just don't see the same dire scenario that is being expressed by most in the mainstream financial media. Here's why...

by Jimmy Butts | June 06, 2019