What Investors Can Learn from a Possible Amazon Stock Split

Amazon stock split?  What the heck.  “Hey, I have some AMZN stock, don’t split mine in half!”  Was that you just now?  If so, take a deep breath, it’s going to be OK.  That’s not what we mean when we say stock split! Let’s first start off by saying what a stock split even is… […]

Security Analysis for the Lay Investor – Ch 11 of The Intelligent Investor

Benjamin Graham classifies the difference between the lay investor and the security analyst in order to give some direction to the “layman”, or average investor. He saw a concerning trend within the security analysts of his day—more and more were using sophisticated math in order to justify high valuations on growth stocks. Graham had a […]

IFB118: Questions about Investing an Inheritance as a 21 year old

Announcer:                        00:00                     You’re tuned in to the Investing for Beginners podcast. Finally, step by step premium investment guidance for beginners led by Andrew Sather and Dave Ahern. To decode industry jargon, silence crippling confusion and help you overcome emotions by looking at the numbers. Your path to financial freedom starts now. Dave:                                    00:36                     All right […]