Many Americans have close to nothing to retire on. In fact, the average family in the U.S. has only set aside $5,000 for retirement. Another 43% of Americans have no retirement at all, according to the Economic Policy Institute. More than 70% have less than $50,000 in their 401(k) accounts, too. Worse, the typical savings … Continue reading Invest Early: The Truth about Retirement
For Warren Buffett to invest in a company, he must fully understand the nuts and bolts of a company. It must be simple for him to understand. In fact, one of his greatest metrics for identifying gems is his rule of identifying a company’s “economic moat.” “A truly great business must have an enduring “moat” … Continue reading Investor Education: What is Economic Moat?
It’s always important to know what company insiders are doing. After all, who knows the company better than an insider – the CEO, CFO, COO, officers, employees, and directors? If they’re buying a sizable number of shares, it’s often a good idea to start looking into why and perhaps follow them into the stock. That’s because … Continue reading Three Biotech Small Cap Stocks with Big Insider Buying
When it comes to choosing the right online broker for your small cap investing needs, there are quite a few things you must identify, including: Commissions and fee schedules Speed of order executions Ease of use Site security Reputation Customer support issues When it comes to commissions and fees, you are charged something on each … Continue reading What’s the Best Way to Start Investing Today?
Support and resistance are two of the most powerful technical indicators on the market. Without watching either, you may just buy or sell at the wrong time. Support, for example, represents the moment when buying begins to overwhelm selling and prices begin to bounce back. Resistance happens when selling begins to overwhelm buying and prices begin … Continue reading Small Cap Trading: Two of the Most Powerful Technical Indicators
It’s not about having the perfect strategy. It’s about the rule you abide by with each trade. One of the biggest issues facing all walks of traders is a severe lack of discipline and structure in stock buying habits. Many fail to use stop losses, or even protect gains with a simple trailing stop loss strategy. Others … Continue reading Small Cap Trading: Four Essential Technical Indicators to Understand