Posts tagged ‘stock market’

20 Common Investing Mistakes that Even Experienced Investors Make

Published: September 7, 2020 | Investing | No Comments

The most common mistake that people commit when it comes to investing is probably waiting too long to start. Warren Buffett purchased his first stock and started investing at the age of 11. And yet, despite that fact, he still wishes that he started sooner. If you’re not yet investing, then you should really start […]

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What is a Stock Split and What It Means for Stock Investors

Published: August 24, 2020 | General Information, Investing, News and Events | 1 Comment

Tesla (TSLA) recently announced that they’re doing a stock split. It will be the first time for the company, whose 5-for-1 stock split will take effect on August 31, 2020. Interestingly, on the same day, Apple (AAPL) will also do a stock split, 4-for-1 in their case. For long-time Apple shareholders, this isn’t new as […]

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Investing for Beginners: The Two Major Investment Categories

Published: July 30, 2020 | General Information, Investing | No Comments

More and more investments are becoming accessible to Filipinos, and more and more Filipinos are investing. From time deposits to retail treasury bonds, from local and global stocks to real estate investment trusts, from mutual funds to cooperatives–the list of investments that are within reach for ordinary citizens have become much longer than it was […]

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Investing in Stocks with High Dividend Yields

Published: June 23, 2020 | Investing | 2 Comments

Most people invest in equities for long-term capital appreciation. And if you buy stocks that often give out dividends, then you’ll also get to enjoy regular and passive income. More often than not, a sideways or downtrend market with low inflation and interest rates would present good opportunities for this because when share prices fall, […]

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The 10 Most Traded Stocks or Companies on eToro’s Global Platform

Published: May 29, 2020 | Investing, News and Events | 6 Comments

Social trading and multi-asset brokerage company, eToro has recently launched commission-free trading for US stocks to the Asia-Pacific. This zero-commission offering applies to all stocks on its platform that are traded on the Nasdaq and New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). And this makes them the first platform to offer commission-free stocks and fractional shares globally. […]

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12 Irrefutable Principles of Investing

Published: May 19, 2020 | Investing | 1 Comment

In my opinion, one of the best investing mentors that I have today is Sir Rex Mendoza, the President & CEO of Rampver Financials. He has so much experience in the Philippine market, that I am always excited to learn from him whenever he gives a talk during IMG Conventions. Today, I’m sharing with you […]

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What To Do With Your Finances Now That the Stock Market is in Bear Territory

Published: April 13, 2020 | Guest Posts, Investing | 1 Comment

We are living in an unprecedented time in our history where many people are in a state of distress and panic. With the recent outbreak of the coronavirus disease, known as COVID-19, almost all countries around the world are currently battling this disease. Almost everything that surrounds us lately has been affected by the virus; […]

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Market Recovery Can Happen When We Reach the Golden Cross

Published: March 22, 2020 | General Information, In Focus | 3 Comments

I recently attended a webinar organized by COL Financial on how should one invest in today’s volatile markets. It was conducted by Chief Equity Strategist, April Lynn Tan. There were many takeaways from the session, and I’d like to share with you today the most interesting lesson I learned that day. And that’s the concept […]

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The Effect of Viral Outbreaks to Global Markets

Published: February 11, 2020 | In Focus, Investing | No Comments

The outbreak of the 2019-nCov or Novel Coronavirus is definitely affecting businesses around the world, most especially in China and Asia, including the Philippines. Apart from the real threat to public health and safety, social media is also being plagued with fake news, which adds to the already-worried behavior of people around the world. Thus, […]

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A 10-Year Review of My Recommended Long-Term Stock Investments

Published: January 6, 2020 | Investing | 1 Comment

When people ask me which companies should they buy in the Philippine Stock Market, my default answer is the list of companies that my primary stock broker, COL Financial, recommends. They advocate these stocks for long-term investing, with particular emphasis that one should do cost averaging on them. Namely, these companies are: Ayala Corp. (AC) […]

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Buy, Sell, or Hold? Trading Tactics Will Guide Your Stock Picks

Published: November 22, 2019 | General Information, In Focus | 3 Comments

Opportunities are present whether the stock market is bullish or bearish, but how to strategize to accumulate the best return on investments requires some expert advice. This is what online trading platform BDO Nomura Securities, the joint venture company between BDO Unibank and Nomura Holdings of Japan, recently did via the launch of “Trading Tactics,” […]

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Video: How Does The Stock Market Work?

Published: October 9, 2019 | Investing | 1 Comment

Have you ever wondered how the stock market was invented, and why does it exist? The stock market is not just a place where people like you and I make money. It is first and foremost, where companies go to raise funds for business expansion. How does it work? Watch the video below from TEDEd, […]

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How to Invest in The Stock Market If You Have No Experience at All

Updated: October 3, 2019 | Guest Posts, Investing, Personal Finance | 1 Comment

The stock market and the stock exchange are terms we often hear in the news. Young professionals and even students, often ask about how to invest in stocks for profit. You must understand that investing and making money in the stock market is not as easy as it looks like. You can end up losing […]

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