Wall Street Journal  7 hrs ago  Comment 
Historical stock-market returns for the month aren't as ominous as some investors believe.
Motley Fool  Aug 29  Comment 
You are your own worst enemy.
Wall Street Journal  Aug 29  Comment 
The solar-power business destroyed value for years. But the legacy of that promises a brighter future.
Mondo Visione  Aug 29  Comment 
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Wall Street Journal  Aug 29  Comment 
Historical stock-market returns for the month aren't as ominous as some investors believe.
The Economic Times  Aug 29  Comment 
Funds that mainly hold safe-haven US Treasuries posted $1.1 billion in outflows, marking their first withdrawals in eight weeks.
SeekingAlpha  Aug 29  Comment 
By Bret Jensen: The markets are going to post their best performance for an August in 14 years. The S&P 500 crossed over the magical 2,000 level this week for the first time in the index's long history. After posting over 30% returns in 2013,...
The Australian  Aug 29  Comment 
THE retailer’s optimism was tempered by the mounting losses at Masters and a sharp fall in earnings at Big W.



Person who puts in motion the conversion of money into assets, in hopes of income and capital appreciation. [1] Puts money in-vest. The term investment implies that a business or investment risk can be analyzed and measured, and its distinction from Speculation is one of degree of risk. [1] Investors are more focused on the steadiness of returns brought by dividends, interest, and royalties. Whereas a Speculator seeks primarily capital appreciation. The buying and selling in search of profit from rise and fall of market value is recorded from 1774. [2]

The word investment originates in the Latin "vestis," meaning garment, or vest, and refers to the act of putting assets into others pockets. [3] A person puts money in-vest, so as to receive profits in there own pockets. [2]


  1. Barron's ISBN 0-8120-4631-3
  2. Rich Dad Poor Dad Robert T. Kiyosaki ISBN-10: 0446677450 pg61
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