IFB216: How to Find Beaten Down or Out of Favor Companies to Analyze?

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we discuss: *How to find good, profitable companies that we can invest in for the longer term? *How to use Malcolm Gladwell’s Ten Thousand Hours idea to learn more about a sector or industry, and how that knowledge compounds *Andrew shares a list of great […]

IFB215: ETFs and Stock Price Impacts, Plus Stock Spinoffs

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we discuss: *Diving deeper into ETF construction, and how they match the markets they mimic *Does the movement of individual stocks affect the overall ETF? *How spinoffs work, and some thoughts on the upcoming spinoff of AT&T and Warner Media For more insight like this […]

IFB214: Shorting – How to Handle When Your Company is Shorted, And What To Do

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we discuss: *What shorting a stock is, and how investors use it to earn returns *How to determine whether your company has a big short position *What to do if your company has a large short position For more insight like this into investing and […]

IFB213: Intrinsic Value for Beginners

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we discuss: *The importance and differences between intrinsic value and how to determine one for a company *How to use ratios like P/E and PEG to value companies *How to think about relative valuation and use it to the best benefit. For more insight like […]

IFB211: Brokers, Index Funds, and Cash Flow Statements

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we discuss: *Finding and choosing the best brokerage account for you, especially ones that offer no fees, partial share purchasing, and DRIP options *The different options to build a portfolio using ETFs and some of the important details to look for when choosing different ETFs […]

IFB210: Student Debt, TQQQ, and DCFs

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we discuss: *Some ideas of how to handle a student loan debt of 500k and whether investing in the market to pay down the debt is a good idea. *How to handle investing in a brokerage account after maxing out your Roth IRA. *Some of […]

IFB209: Investing the Fantasy Football Pot, Thoughts on Stock Advisor Services

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we discuss: *How to save money over a short period of time with zero volatility *How taxes work for a brokerage account, and other styles of brokerage accounts such as a solo 401k *Things to consider when looking to invest in real estate *Deciding what […]

IFB208: ETFs and Dividends/Fees, Plus How to Navigate Changes in Financials

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we discuss: *How expense fees and dividend yields work for ETFS, and whether they change over time. *An example of a set it and forget it type investment portfolio using ETFs *How to examine financials for irregularities or any other changes from the past to […]