<em>Computerized Investing</em>’s Spreadsheet Corner introduces a new spreadsheet every quarter that helps you utilize the power of Excel when making investment decisions. The spreadsheets covers a wide range of functions, calculations and investment methodologies.
Weekly updates for Stock Investor Pro and SSG files as of 5/19/2012 are available to download.
CI Weekly Features: May 19, 2012
Dividend Investing alert for the week ending 5/18/2012 updated.
Stock Superstars alert for the week ending 5/18/2012 updated.
Griffin Stylus + Pen + Laser Pointer – Write, tap and point with this all-in-one tool.
Should you buy Facebook (FB) or avoid it? The answer depends on whether you are looking to speculate or invest.
Benjamin Graham defined speculation in his classic book “The Intelligent Investor” as primarily “anticipating and profiting from market fluctuations.” Conversely, he defined investing as “acquiring and holding suitable securities at suitable prices.” Notice the final two words used to describe investing: “suitable prices.” When it comes to investing, valuation matters—always.
Bullish: 23.6%, down 1.8 percentage points
Neutral: 30.4%, down 2.1 percentage points
Bearish: 46.0%, up 3.9 percentage points
Today’s college graduates are usually enthusiastic and well-trained in their discipline.But they are often clueless about financial matters.
Unfortunately, the fallback position is typically to do nothing. But these early-year “non-decisions” can have a detrimental effect on their financial well being throughout their working lives, and especially in retirement. If only they had known how important it is to make good decisions in these early-year financial matters!
Stock Rover – Stock Rover is an online equity research platform designed for individual investors, by individual investors (who are also software engineers).