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The usually reliable Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) is off to a horrific start this year, with MO stock shedding 18%. For technical analysts, the recent break below $60 was highly discouraging. In short, MO stock must regain its footing quickly due...
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Hedge fund managers at the high-profile 2018 Sohn Investment Conference in New York pitched stock ideas on Monday ranging from online food ordering to homebuilders that should benefit from the growing clout of the millennial generation.
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The U.S. Treasury extended the deadline for investors to exit their dealings with sanctioned Russian aluminum giant Rusal after America’s European allies complained Washington’s latest punitive actions put their companies at risk.
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Google-parent Alphabet is scheduled to report earnings after the closing bell Monday. Ahead of earnings, investors on the app Robinhood were selling shares rather than buying. Follow Alphabet stock in real-time here. Millennial investors...
MarketWatch  Apr 23  Comment 
There have been times lately that those swift and painful selloffs across the major U.S. indexes have certainly felt like corrections, or at least volatile tremors leading to that BIG correction bears having been anticipating for years. But......
MarketWatch  Apr 23  Comment 
U.S. stocks end the session little changed on Monday as investors grappled with rising bond yields and a mixed bag of earnings reports.
Financial Times  Apr 23  Comment 
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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]

References

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