Choosing which stocks to buy is never an easy task especially when you have your own hard-earned after tax pounds, sterling and pence on the line - it is must easier to fritter away other people's money. Today's post takes a look at one of my own investments for The Thomas Value Report and specifically how I use a specific price alert (a large decline in a stock's price) to … [Read more...] about How To Choose Which Stocks To Buy
I'll cut straight to the chase. On 6th December 2016 this headline flashed across my screen: Crackdown on financial spread betting proposed by FCA In a nutshell the Financial Conduct Authority had announced that silly little retail investors were using a product called CFD's without knowing what they were doing. The FCA proposed to limit the risks that investors … [Read more...] about Here’s How I’ve Gained 8.79% In Three Months
It's so lovely to see the continuing carnage at Ford (NYSE: F) this week - I really am pleased. The appointment of a new CEO at the Detroit based automaker was brought about by a realisation by the board that outgoing CEO Mark Fields was not going to turn around Ford's fortunes. The markets seemed to have liked the appointment raising the share price by more than two … [Read more...] about The beauty of the carnage at The Ford Motor Company
The Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) is a large cap US stock that appears on my stock market investing watch list and has for some time. The 113 year old Detroit automaker's recent woes have been well documented and can be traced to their bail out by the US government in 2009 to the tune of $5.9 billion which was to be paid off by June 15 2022. Except it was not a … [Read more...] about The Ford Motor Company, Donald Trump And Large-Cap Stock Market Investing
I covered BT recently where we took a brief look at it's accounting scandal in one of it's Italian businesses and decided that it did not have a sufficient margin of safety to buy stock. At the same time BT (LSE: BT.A) reported a 51% decline in third quarter in net profits as a result of the Italian business write-down. Compounding the issue BT warned revenue for the … [Read more...] about Is There A Clear And Present Margin Of Safety In BT Stock?