Cheatsheet for ETF Selection

1. Fund’s Longevity How many years have the fund been effective. Longer history suggests stability and track record to see the results. That said, past...

Option Expiration

1. Expiration for Index and Equity Options is the Saturday immediately following the 3rd Friday of the expiration month (except when Friday is a holiday,...

Option Basics

How to Read a TRADE XYZ AUGUST 70 CALL AT $3.10 where XYZ is the name of the stock August is the expiration date 70...

How to Invest in REITS?

What are REITS? A real estate investment trust (REIT) is a company owning and typically operating real estate which generates income. Why invest in REITS?...

Growth or Value Investing?

Growth Value Ratios Growth Rate 5 – 10% – Price Earnings Growth – < 1% Return on Equity High – Price/ Book Low P ≈ ...

Stock Picking Strategy – CANSLIM

CANSLIM is System for Selecting Stocks. It is created by William J.O’Neil, the founder of Investor’s Business Daily. Each letter represents a key factor to...