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How I Think About Researching Stocks (40 Examples)

Investing

When researching stocks, I look for businesses that can grow their economic book value over long periods of time and throughout the business cycle. For a review and definition of economic book value (EBV), please refer to my previous blog, “Do You Know The Economic Book Value (EBV) of...

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Understanding Asset Classes for Your Investment Portfolio

Investing

Asset classes represent similar types of investments. In general, I categorize assets into five major classes:   Equities (stocks) Fixed income (bonds) Cash & equivalents Alternative investments (real estate, commodities, art, etc.) You and your income generating potential   Equities (Stocks) The first asset class represents an ownership share...

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