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Joshua Benton, Editor, Real Wealth

  • Why you need to apply the F-Score to your Investment Portfolio right now
  • If you've heard of ‘value investing', you may automatically think of Warren Buffett or Benjamin Graham, the man who coined the term - Value Investing - and, arguably the world's greatest value investor. However, there's another person who revolutionised value investing, back in April 2000. And he doesn't even invest! He's a little-known accounting professor, who wrote a 57-page research... ››› more
  • [17 May 2022]
  • How to use dividends to beat inflation in 2022
  • A couple weeks ago, it was revealed that SA's inflation hit the highest level since 2017. The number came in at 5.9%, but the reality is, prices for some goods and services seem to have doubled over the past year. In response to rising inflation, SARB increased the repo rate to 4%. The average SA consumer may not care all that much about inflation as a topic, but they sure as hell care ab... ››› more
  • [31 January 2022]
  • How to profit from the 2021 Dollar Decline!​
  • The amount of available dollars is on the rise... In simple terms, as dollars become more plentiful, their value drops. Dollars are less scarce, so individuals and businesses are less worried about having access to them when needed. The Federal Reserve has been a huge driver of this. It's doing whatever it can to support economic growth. Currently, the Fed's purchasing roughly $120 bil... ››› more
  • [26 January 2021]
  • Why you should own JSE “Dividend-Raisers” in 2021!
  • There were many casualties of the Covid-19 Crisis… Businesses going under, people losing jobs, economies closing down… But a major casualty for investors were dividends. Many companies opted to not pay dividends this year. Some cut their payments down by 50% or more. And while, you can argue it was the right decision for some companies, it was investors who suffered. The i... ››› more
  • [19 January 2021]
  • Why $50,000, even $100,000 Bitcoin in 2021 is possible!
  • The Crypto market is FLYING right now… It just broke through the $1 trillion value mark, which is an amazing feat in just over a decade. But what's stolen the headlines over the past month is the meteoric rise of bitcoin. The number one crypto has rallied to nearly $40,000 today. And it’s soared over 146% since I recommended it to Real Wealth readers in November 2020’s issue. ... ››› more
  • [13 January 2021]
  • Bitcoin's soared nearly 150% in 2020 What's next?
  • Bitcoin has been on a tear lately. In fact, it's been on a tear for most of 2020 - up nearly 150%. It's just that the media has only started giving it attention again now that it is closing in on its previous all-time high. It recently breached the $18,000 mark for the first time since 2017 - rising over 30% in the past month alone. You shouldn't be surprised by this rally. I'm... ››› more
  • [24 November 2020]
  • The BIG Story Investors Missed During the US Election
  • Last week was crazy for all sorts of reasons… Bitcoin hit $16,000 - the highest level since 2018. The JSE rallied over 7%. Covid-19 cases spiked in the US and Europe forcing new lockdown measures. However, the main focus on everybody's mind was the highly anticipated US elections on Tuesday. Although the election may still be contested (due to Trump's legal challenges), there... ››› more
  • [17 November 2020]
  • Square's Big Bitcoin Move - And What it Means for Cryptos
  • Square - A $73 billion e-Commerce giant made a big bet on Bitcoin in October. This is not the first time the company's backed the cryptocurrency. In 2018, it expanded its mobile payment service Cash App to support Bitcoin trading, even for users without a bank account. And in 2019 it launched Square Crypto, which awards grants to Bitcoin developers and designers. Square's bullishne... ››› more
  • [03 November 2020]
  • The “Intelligent” criteria to pick the best value stocks!
  • Benjamin Graham' value investing strategy is widely believed to be the most successful of all time. And while many of you may not know much about Ben Graham, I'm sure all of you have heard of Warren Buffett and are keenly aware of his success as an investor. What you may not realise is Warren Buffett was a student of Benjamin Graham and he bases his success as a stock picker on what he l... ››› more
  • [28 October 2020]
  • Is Value Investing Dead?
  • If you type in ‘value investing' in Google, you'll find numerous articles claiming “value investing is dead”. It's no surprise investors feel this way. Growth stocks like the tech superstars have by far been the biggest winners in recent years - significantly outperforming their value peers. With the continuous advancements in technology, you'd expect growth stocks to continue th... ››› more
  • [21 October 2020]
  • Are you ready for the next biggest tech revolution in our lifetime?
  • What do inventions like electricity, railroads, and the internet have in common? They are all general-purpose technologies (GPT). General-purpose technologies can create economic booms. They can increase productivity and create new wealth. But it can take time for a GPT to explode. For example, electrical power became available in the late 1800s - but it wasn't until the 1920s ... ››› more
  • [12 August 2020]
  • Why the sudden spike of interest in the crypto market?​
  • While many investors have been focusing on gold hitting new highs, the crypto market has boomed behind the scenes… For instance, the entire crypto market has added $100billion in the last month…. Bitcoin recently shot past $11,000 for the first time this year… And Ethereum has soared over 54% in the past 2 weeks taking its total gain for 2020, to over 181%. So, what's going o... ››› more
  • [05 August 2020]
  • A booming online tech market you should consider investing in…
  • Have you heard of SaaS? Well, SaaS forms part of the growing Cloud Computing industry. And over the past two decades, it's grown exponentially! Just consider in the 2000's, just 12% of businesses were making use of it. But thanks to the growth of the internet, the SaaS market has exploded with more than 73% of all businesses using it today! And it's thanks to this rapid adoption, t... ››› more
  • [27 July 2020]
  • How “Diworsification” could cost you your entire investment
  • In the 1980s, one of the greatest mutual fund managers of all time, Peter Lynch, published a number one best seller - One Up on Wall Street. This book explains the advantages that average investors have over professionals and how they can use these advantages to achieve financial success. Over the years, One Up on Wall Street has become one of the most famous investment guides with more th... ››› more
  • [20 July 2020]
  • Why STOs will change how we invest in the future
  • Remember, last month, I introduced a crypto concept called “decentralised finance or DeFI". In short, DeFi would allow you to create an entire financial system without banks or central authorities. And, because this would make things cheaper and more efficient, DeFI could overtake every area of traditional finance. One avenue of DeFi, is something called Security Token Offerings (STO... ››› more
  • [06 April 2020]
  • Has gold lost its “safe-haven” status?
  • Lots of people think of gold as a hedge against uncertainty. And that's usually the case. But over the past two weeks, something odd happened in the gold market…   From 9 March to 19 March, the dollar gold price fell from $1,679 to $1,472.   If gold is the ultimate hedge against uncertainty, why then, did it fall double digits (over 12%) in less than two weeks?  ... ››› more
  • [01 April 2020]
  • The REAL reasons why the crypto market LOST $100 billion last week
  • Over the last seven days, the crypto market shed around half of its value. With the entire market cap dropping from $220 billion to $120 billion in less than 24 hours. Most of the major crypto-currencies dropped 20%, 30% or even more And surprising enough, these massive price swings weren't crypto related at all. Here are the real reasons why most crypto-currencies crashed last week... ››› more
  • [23 March 2020]
  • How this asset helps reduce risk, eliminate volatility and cut losses
  • When market uncertainty is prevalent (like it is right now in South Africa), investing in this asset helps fund managers combat the triple portfolio threat of risk, volatility and losses. And what's more important than making money? Not losing it! So how exactly does it do this? ________________________________________   A Guaranteed Income Booster You simply Can't Igno... ››› more
  • [20 March 2020]
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