The ultimate long term investment strategy in the stock market

I am a big fan of passive long term investing. Why? Because it’s very simple, low cost requires a few hours per month and it performs better than any actively managed hedge fund. I make my investments through ETFs. The broker I use to buy the ETFs is Interactive Brokers. Click here to open a … Read more

Here’s How to Harness the Power of Compounding With Stocks

The trick is to look at your portfolio as a single asset and to manage your holdings in a way that keeps that portfolio near its highs. Compounding is defined by Investopedia as “the process in which an asset’s earnings, from either capital gains or interest, are reinvested to generate additional earnings over time.” The … Read more

Why did Apple and Tesla do a stock split?

What is a stock split?  A stock split occurs when a company increases the total number of outstanding shares for the price of the same share, effectively breaking one share into several smaller whole shares. For example, a company could do a 4-for-1 stock split, where one $100 share would then become four $25 shares, … Read more