It's a shorthand estimate to help you figure out how long it will take your invested cash to double.
It largely depends on how much you can invest each month and what rate of return you earn.
It's often possible to find great investments with "Goldilocks"-sized companies that aren't too large or too small.
Sometimes the market has a great reason for knocking down a company's stock price. Other times it knocks it down too far, and enterprising investors can find opportunities.
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Warren Buffett's favorite holding period is forever. Two decades may not be forever, but it certainly requires a long-term focus.
Avoid the siren song of cheap prices by focusing on shares of businesses with legitimate potential.
Chances are you know more of them than you think you do.
If you're interested in making money in the market, you could do far worse than to seek out the types of companies that the world's greatest living investor likes to buy.
Investors aiming to buy into the next big thing may want to take a look at these stocks. But beware: Sometimes the market already expects great things.
Social Security clearly warns anyone who asks about just how little the program will provide you in retirement.
Sometimes, the market offers you an opportunity to get paid to buy decent companies when they go on sale.
Sometimes, the market gives up on businesses that still have some life left in them.
The market has started serving up potential bargains among big company stocks.
Sometimes the best future returns come from companies that have already shown themselves to be successful.
They represent less than 10% of the company’s revenue, and that percentage is set to shrink.
Use the opportunity to consider what you'll get (and give up) by making the move.
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Biotech may be a tough industry to invest in, but we've found three companies within that space that are worth looking into.
Sometimes, great companies to own can be hiding in plain sight.