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The Benefits of Diversification

When an investor is thinking of becoming a client, the first thing we do is conduct a free portfolio review. Often the portfolio contains either not enough stocks, or too many. This means that the first tip I can give someone is to ensure you have some proper diversification. The stock market can be rather volatile, so one way to protect you from adverse movements to your share portfolio is to diversify. Diversification is a strategy which involves acquiring shares …

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Video: I am finally buying VOC & IPH

Michael Gable is an expert guest commentator for the Finance News Network. This video is dated 10 October 2016. Click on the image below to access the video:   Make sure you bookmark our main blog page and come back regularly to check out the other articles and videos. You can also sign up for 8 weeks of our client research for free!   Disclaimer: The information in this article is general advice only. Read our full disclaimer HERE.

A beginner’s guide to financial ratios

Author: Michael Gable You may already be aware that our unique philosophy to investing is to combine both fundamental and technical and technical analysis. Here we take a break from presenting a specific stock idea and run through some basic financial ratios that can help a beginner investor identify a quality company: Market Capitalization – This is a measure of a company’s size which is calculated by the current share price of a company multiplied by the number of shares …

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The energy stock looking great as a short term trade

The price of oil has bounced and many traders are looking to profit from that strength before OPEC meets again in November. Most energy stocks have rallied somewhat and it can be hard to pick which one to trade here. One stock however exhibits a textbook trading pattern and could represent a very attractive risk/reward for you. Beach Energy (BPT) had been falling for 6 months now, but closer inspection reveals that this price action is actually very bullish. Since …

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Video: Continue to be patient with this market

Michael Gable is an expert guest commentator for the Finance News Network. This video is dated 26 September 2016. Click on the image below to access the video:   Make sure you bookmark our main blog page and come back regularly to check out the other articles and videos. You can also sign up for 8 weeks of our client research for free!   Disclaimer: The information in this article is general advice only. Read our full disclaimer HERE.