A Taste of Humble Pie
- Investor's Angst. Gertner, Joe // Money;Feb2000, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p25
Discusses the author's apprehension over the bull market that the United States has enjoyed since the early 1990s. Questions he has asked himself about the performance of technology stocks; How overconfidence and under confidence can hurt an investor; Why he mistrusts luck.
- Why I Buy. Updegrave, Walter // Money;Oct2002, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p69
Comments on the author's continued investment in stocks despite a market downturn in the U.S. Suggestion that stocks are a good long term investment; Opinion that the riskiness of stocks is what produces higher returns; How declining stock prices have made some a bargain.
- Go Slow, But Go. Kadlec, Daniel // Time;4/30/2001, Vol. 157 Issue 17, p79
Offers investment advice in the wake of the drop in the United States stock market. Why the author is optimistic about the markets; Long-term interest rates; Corporate takeovers; The need for sensibility when investing. INSETS: CHINA RETURNS;HOT WHEELS;DOWN TO EARTH.
- How to Play the Recovery. Stires, David // Fortune;6/10/2002, Vol. 145 Issue 12, p90
Offers personal financial advice on exploiting the economic recovery in the United States to increase one's wealth. Reasons why investing in the stock market during this period may be beneficial, including decreased market volatility; Recommended stocks in such sectors as materials, consumer...
- How to invest from $1,000 to $10,000. Whetstone, Muriel L. // Ebony;Oct1994, Vol. 49 Issue 12, p30
Gives tips for Afro-Americans on investing in the stock market or mutual funds. Establishment of solid investment goals; Need for information as an investor; Professional investment advice; Design of a personalized portfolio; Availability of a variety of investment vehicles.
- Do You Gut It Out, or Cut and Run? Spragins, Ellyn E. // Newsweek;10/12/1998, Vol. 132 Issue 15, p36
Offers advice for individual United States investors in the face of autumn 1998 financial market turmoil. Loss of value of the average US stock fund; How to decide if an individual's exposure to stocks is within their tolerance for risk; Recommended investments for the risk averse.
- WELCOME to the MONEY REVOLUTION. Nocera, Joseph // Money;Fall2002, Vol. 31 Issue 11, p34
Discusses the pros and cons of turning middle-class Americans into stock market investors. Author's experience writing a book about the stock market; The illusion of easy profits; Disreputable practices in the market; Outlook for the future; The psychological issue; What investors may learn...
- The Dow Generation. Quinn, Jane Bryant; Ehrenfeld, Temma // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);03/29/99 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 133 Issue 13, p61
Discusses United States investment in the stock market. Younger investors' experience with a market that only rises; The gap between the value of Dow Jones industrial average stocks and the rest of the stocks on the New York Stock Exchange; US ties to the stock market, including Social...
- PERSONAL FINANCE FOR UNCERTAIN TIMES. Shirley, Simon // Accountancy Ireland;Jun2012, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p66
The article offers advice for personal finance with a focus on investment and saving for financial security in the future in light of market uncertainty and volatility resulting from economic and financial crises. Topics include changes in the U.S. stock market in 1982 and 2011, regular savings...