There's nothing like inflation and rising interest rates to make institutional investors flipflop out of growth and into value!
Just take a recent comment made to Kiplinger by JP Morgan's David Kelly,
“Buy Value Stocks… Use valuation as your guide for stock investing opportunities in the balance of 2022.”
Charlie Munger may not be a name you're familiar with…but he also used valu... ››› more
Q. “Hi Timon, with the gemors going on in South Africa, I really want to just be able to trade overseas. Could you please tell me how I can open an offshore trading account, how much money I'll need and which brokers are the easiest to trade with?”
A. I fully understand where you’re coming from.
It’s not safe anymore to keep your money in just one place – especiall... ››› more
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
I just want to fill you in with the potential profits you could have banked in the last month alone.
On 17 September 2020, Trader X spotted that the South African Rand (USD/ZAR) was trading in a range between R16.40 and R17.70 for a couple of months.
On the same day, his 17 year proven trading system alerted the USD/ZAR was dropping in price BUT on weak volume.
This signalled a great b... ››› more
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
“Timon do you believe that with the second wave of COVID-19 cases in Europe will also cause the price of Brent Crude to drop in price?”
A. Absolutely! Thank you for reminding me Joe.
In fact, it’s one of the main factors I forgot to mention in this week’s article.
In the last month, we have seen a resurgence in infections throughout Europe.
We have see... ››› more
Much of the 1920's was a time of great prosperity and growth in the US.
Many technological developments like cars, radios, electricity became available to the American people.
This economic boom fuelled the fast-rise of the US stock market.
Everybody owned stocks, not only investors. Entrepreneurs, nurses, taxi drivers, you name it. It was everybody's ball-game.
From 1920 to 1929, ... ››› more
If you're looking for a way to save that's unique to South Africa, you have to consider a stokvel.
So what is a stokvel? How do they work? And how can you use one to save?
Read on to find out more…
What is a stokvel?
A stokvel is a club consisting of 12 or more people where each member contributes a fixed amount of money on a regular basis, explains Wikipedia. Its origins date bac... ››› more
Even people who aren't interested in investing have heard of Warren Buffett. His success and ability to make good investments has attracted a lot of attention over the years.
What's his secret? Well, Buffett is a strong follower of value investing.
But what exactly is value investing? Have you got what it takes to be a value investor? Why does value investing work so well? And how can you do... ››› more
If you're looking for ways to unearth winning shares to invest in, you can follow a value investment strategy.
This involves looking for shares that are undervalued. You may think the price earnings (PE) ratio is the only way to do this, but there is a better valuation method you can use.
Read on to find out all about it…
The key to finding undervalued shares
Wesley Gray is an Ame... ››› more
Sir John Templeton was a renowned investor and mutual fund pioneer. Over his investing career he was extremely successful. But what can you learn from an investing great like John Templeton? Read on to uncover his three step strategy for financial success…
Here is Sir John Templeton’s five-step formula for financial independence, based on almost a century of experience, Dr Mark Skousen in In... ››› more
Benjamin Graham is the father of value investing. In the 1930s, he wrote the bible on securities analysis, which is still the main book on the subject today. Benjamin Graham was legendary investor Warren Buffett's mentor, having taught him in college at Columbia. Read on to uncover how you can ‘buy cash at a discount'…
Benjamin Graham is infamous for his Intrinsic Value Number, Dr Steve Sjug... ››› more
When investing, it's important you employ an investment strategy that suits you. If you love getting down to the nitty-gritty of company financials and fancy yourself as a bit of a sleuth, value investing is the perfect strategy for you…
To become a successful investor, you need plenty of patience, rigorous discipline and time to succeed. And this requirement is particularly important when emb... ››› more
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