The Hindu Business Line  5 hrs ago  Comment 
This festival will bring cheer. But a buying binge in the Muhurat session is unlikely
Motley Fool  7 hrs ago  Comment 
The best advice isn't always the most obvious.
The Straits Times  Oct 17  Comment 
October 18, 2014 12:42 AM SHOPHOUSES are fast emerging as an attractive prospect for investors confronted by dwindling investment opportunities in a downbeat property market.
Forbes  Oct 17  Comment 
OLBIA, Sardinia - Volkswagen has raised its sales 30 per cent in five years but profits have remained stubbornly flat, and it used the launch of the new Passat sedan here on this Italian island to persuade investors this is going to change.
The Economic Times  Oct 17  Comment 
Paul, the founder-Chairman of the Caparo Group, recalled that he was one of the first persons to substantially invest in India.
Market Intelligence Center  Oct 17  Comment 
After rallying at Thursday’s close, U.S. stocks are moving up Friday morning. The S&P 500 is up 1.38% and the Dow is up 1.14%. The number of U.S. housing starts rose to 1,017,000 in September from 957,000 in August. Asian markets were mixed...
The Economic Times  Oct 17  Comment 
Ahead of the results, Axis Bank was trading 1.5 per cent higher at Rs 400.05. It hit a low of Rs 395 and a high of Rs 401.60 in trade today.  Oct 17  Comment 
Big earnings due out next week won't ease anxiety
Reuters  Oct 17  Comment 
Measuring the point at which investors have exhausted their selling in a market downturn is an inexact science at best, and at its worst akin to sticking a finger in the air to judge shifting winds.
The Economic Times  Oct 17  Comment 
The same markets will start running but the key thing to focus on really is domestic policy making rather than global macro at this stage.



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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