Tag: Investing

Total 87 Posts

Healthy Profits from the Vegan Dollar

It’s a food revolution. A trend that’s changing the way people eat globally. As investors, here’s why we urgently need to pay attention.

Why Investing Is Your Hero’s Journey

You hear the call to adventure. You know what awaits you out there is scary. But you swallow your fear. You venture out anyway.

How the Rich Just Grew Their Wealth 650%

My colleague has been trying to persuade his parents to invest in the markets. With rates now in the low three-percents, they’re finally considering shares.

Who Dares Wins: How to Succeed in NZ’s Low-Wage Economy

The last budget focused on mental health. And as I analysed it, I wondered when I too would end up going crazy. Want to improve mental health? Financial wellbeing shouldn’t be ignored.

Faster, Stronger, Richer — The Best Investments for 2019

The strategy I apply to the portfolios I manage starts from the top and works down. The country and its case. The industry and its outlook. The profitability of businesses in that sector.

Are You Willing to Hand Over Your Wealth to a Robot?

Tyndaris does something that’s fairly unique. They don’t do any trading themselves. Instead, they put their faith in an AI-powered supercomputing platform called K1.

Is Your Fear Leaving Millions on the Table?

While the market indexes were scathed in 2008–9, certain companies bucked the trend. Investors bought them at good value. They had nothing to fear from an ‘impending correction.’

This Maths Riddle Has PhDs Scratching Their Heads

Named after the former host of Let’s Make a Deal, this baffling puzzle has confounded people for nearly 45 years.

What the Mainstream Isn’t Telling You…

In investment, there is a tendency to think that the future is linear, that things won’t change. But, as the saying goes, the only thing constant in life is change. And change is coming.

Why I’m Investing in 33 Million Paying Customers

The number and reliability of customers remains an important test when it comes to investing in listed companies.

Alternatives to Cash or Gold? Try Investing in a Lamborghini

Despite what you may think, there’s a wide and diverse range of investments that fall outside the ‘normal’ portfolio…and these alt-investments can be surprisingly lucrative and resistant to market volatility.

Even $5 Billion Can’t Buy Happiness

He’s worth over $5 billion. One of Australasia’s richest people. At one point, he was drinking a bottle of vodka a day just to get through the day.

The Retiree Who Turned $8,150 into $22 Million

Many people swear by index funds. For new investors, they can be a very reasonably priced way to enter the market. But they do have some disadvantages.

Want to Build a Bridge to Financial Success? Here’s How You Can Do It

You can do anything you put your mind to. Even if you must cross some high, wobbly bridges to get there. The enemy is those people who criticise, condemn and set to limit you.

Are You a Margin Hound? Here’s How to Sniff Out a Good Investment

When I’m looking at businesses today, I keep front of mind these lessons on margin. As an investor, I’ve come to hate low-margin businesses. And as an analyst, I’m a margin hound.