Hunkering down may feel safe. But… most of the time the world moves on without you. All the opportunities go to those that stay in the game.
You should be pretty familiar with the Internet of Things by now. If not, it’s really just a world where everything connects to the cloud.
At least they owned up to their mistake. Perhaps the folks at Goldman Sachs are human after all. Who’d have thunk it?
Markets move in cycles, and things recover after a while. The total length of bull markets is historically longer than bear markets.
In the last few weeks, I have reduced my exposure to the stock market through my portfolio. Systematic risk of the market is overriding a lot of the individual fundamentals of stocks.
In order for real earnings for stocks to match Wall Street’s estimates, earnings will have to increase by nearly 10%. Considering the average annual increase has only been 4.2% over the past three years, that seems unlikely.
To unearth companies like Xero you have to be at events like Finovate to see them coming before the mainstream — before they’re public. I’ve already seen a number of small private companies demonstrating their fintech, who are going straight to my watch list.
Wars have an official start date, when someone fires the first shot. But they are usually years in the making. The new currency war is no different.
It’s not that the Australian share market doesn’t blink when others are going under. It simply doesn’t drop as much as others in times of trouble.
Unlike a managed fund an Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) trades like stocks, their prices spike and dip throughout the day.