Which Outperform: Value Or Growth Stocks?

Which Outperform: Value Or Growth Stocks?

A Look At Value And Growth Stocks

Generally speaking, two terms are commonly used to describe the two main styles of investing, growth and value investing.

Some investors may purchase only value stocks while others may buy only growth stocks, the two styles of investing are not mutually exclusive. There are also investors who buy both types of stocks for their portfolio…

What Is Margin?

What Is Margin?

A Look At Margin

Margin is a loan from your brokerage for the purpose of buying more stocks than you otherwise would be able to purchase using the amount of cash you have on hand.

Margin Account

To use margin, you must apply and be approved to open a margin account by your brokerage. A margin account is different than the standard cash account that most investors first start using…

What Is An Initial Public Offering?

What Is An Initial Public Offering?

Initial Public Offerings

An initial public offering, or IPO, is the first offering of a company’s stock to the general public on the stock market. This process is also commonly referred to as “going public.”

Why Have An IPO?

While there are some substantial advantages for private companies to have an initial public offering and sell their shares on the open market. However, there are also some distinct disadvantages. The two must be weighed carefully…

Hold For The Long Term

Hold For The Long Term

Long-Term Holdings

Buy and hold investing is a time-tested passive investment strategy.

However, perhaps due to the influence of modern technology enabling easier access to the stock market, buy and hold investing seems to be less popular with investors these days.

That is a shame…