Earnings Calendar Q2 – Top 20 – Week of July 13th – 17th
Jul09

Earnings Calendar Q2 – Top 20 – Week of July 13th – 17th

Date Company Ticker What Time EPS Estimate Mean Target Price Tuesday 7/14/15 Johnson & Johnson JNJ Before Market Open $1.69 $110 7/14/15 JPMorgan Chase & Co JPM 07:00 am ET $1.44 $72 7/14/15 Las Vegas Sands Corp LVS After Market Close $0.61 $56 7/14/15 Wells Fargo & Co WFC 08:00 am ET $1.03 $59 7/14/15 Yum! Brands Inc YUM After Market Close $0.63 $93 Wednesday 7/15/15 Bank of America Corp BAC 07:00 am ET $0.36 $18 7/15/15...

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7 Common Stock Classifications You Should Know About
Mar20

7 Common Stock Classifications You Should Know About

Part of being a great investor is to be able to efficiently read and absorb financial news and articles on a daily basis. So, this week in Knowledge Corner we will cover some of the most common stock classifications that are widely used in stock market news coverage.   Blue-Chip Blue-chip stocks is what we call shares of companies that are well known and established nationally. They have a history of paying dividends to their...

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Warren Buffett vs. You
Feb06

Warren Buffett vs. You

As of January of 2015, Warren Buffett has a net worth of $73.1 billion. What you may not know is that Buffett owes a large portion of his wealth to his investing style.  Warren Buffett is the symbolic head for value investing, or as avid fans of the investor would like to call "Buffettology."  Value investing primarily consists of looking for stocks that investors feel are undervalued in the market.  Instead of focusing on present...

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The Novice Investor: Following Someone’s Stocks
Nov17

The Novice Investor: Following Someone’s Stocks

After completing the basic education that was offered through SprinkleBit University, I felt ready to take on a more serious task this week. It was time I started looking at stocks, primarily by following a more experienced investor’s stocks. To my convenience, I was able to find a list of Top 10 Investors from which I decided which one I wanted to follow. As a novice investor, it was no surprise that my initial decision was to not...

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The Novice Investor: Learning the Lingo
Nov07

The Novice Investor: Learning the Lingo

As last week’s task of going beyond the simple Google search of “How to start investing” proved to be a bit easier than expected, I was slightly worried for this week’s challenge. I wondered just how much lingo I had to learn and if the information was even written in layman’s terms for users like myself (with little to no investment knowledge) to clearly understand. Once I logged in and began exploring the website, I found myself...

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Technical Analysis as a Strategy
Nov05

Technical Analysis as a Strategy

The global Foreign Exchange market oversees upwards of $5 trillion worth of trades every day. For such a huge value of transactions to go through, someone has to lose while another smiles all the way to the bank. When it comes to trading, all sort of investors are involved, including large institutional players who move the market as well as small individual players whose emotions seem to make their stay in the Forex market...

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