Best Blog Posts of The Week

Favorite Investing & Personal Finance Posts Free From Broke explains how Dollar Cost Averaging Helps Eliminates Emotion. Money Help For Christians discusses how investors will be affected by Mutual Fund and Capital Gains Tax Changes. Invest it Wisely has an interesting article on A Millionaire Teacher. Adam at Rabbit Funds has a different take on  The Number One […]

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The Shrinking Middle Class

The American middle class is on the verge of extinction. The gap is widening between the have’s and the have not’s.  Look at the following disturbing statistics from the Business Insider. – 83 percent of all U.S. stocks are in the hands of 1 percent of the people. – 61 percent of Americans “always or usually” live […]

Get Ready To See The Amoco Name Again

BP (NYSE: BP) may have survived the Gulf coast oil spill but the company is undergoing a major change. The company’s long time name is likely to change. The company is already cleaning out top level management with CEO Tony Hayward expected to lose his position. Top level management will be dismissed due to the poor handling […]

Weekly Best Blog Posts

Investing Posts Dividend Growth Investor looks at 5 Big Brands That Are Growing Their Dividends. My post at MoneyUnder30 details 5 Growth Stocks For Young Investors. Old School Value believes that BP Is A Buying Opportunity. Dividend Tree states that Exxon Is Priced To Buy. Personal Finance Posts Wealth Pilgrim takes a look at exactly […]

General Electric Stock Analysis

General Electric (NYSE: GE) has been dead money for some time now. The stock is down nearly $40 and down 72.5% over the last 10 years. The company finally reported positive quarterly earnings after two and a half years of declining earnings. The company earned $3.3 billion dollars (30 cents per share) as second quarter […]

How To Become A Millionaire

The goal for most people is to one day become a millionaire. Becoming a millionaire is not as difficult as you think. You just need to acquire a net worth of $1 million dollars. This means that the value of all of your assets together minus your liabilities should be equal to $1 million dollars. […]

My Best Picks Over The Past Month

US Steel (X) has had a nice bounce since I recommended that investors pick up shares in the mid $30’s at the beginning of the month. Shares are up $7 giving investors an 18% gain. Back on June 25th I recommended that investors get long Research In Motion (RIMM) when shares hit the $40’s. Shares […]

I Am Still On The BofA Bandwagon

I added more shares of Bank of America (BAC) through my DRIP plan today. Shares of Bank of America trade at just $13.46. The stock has been punished due to its lackluster earnings report and the expected negative impact that financial reform may have on BofA’s earnings. Let’s take a look at the pros and cons […]

Is Now The Time To Invest In Apple?

Everyone in the world knows about Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL). If it’s in the technology arena, Apple does it. Apple makes money selling computer hardware and software applications. Apple generates sales from everything including it popular lines of iPods, iMac’s, iPhones, and iPads. Apple even derives revenue from music, books, laptop accessories, laptop cases, laptop […]