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Buy on the Rumor – Sell on the News: Our Psychology at Work

Saturday, 1 August 2009, 4:50 | Investing, Psychology | 0 Comment
by Numan

A counter intuitive rule of thumb explained Rumors of new products, earnings, takeovers and mergers immediately raise share prices. This is understandable as the value of the company is expected to rise as a result and so investors who believe the rumor to be true (or true enough) can buy on the rumor with the […]

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Diversification is Dead. Long live Diversification

Saturday, 25 July 2009, 4:47 | Economics, Investing | 0 Comment
by Numan

Don’t give up on diversification through asset allocation just yet A short introduction to asset allocation and diversification Assets allocation is said to be the optimal investment method for household investors. As household investors we lack both the time and knowledge to handpick assets and build and maintain a long term investment ...

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The Recent Rally in Stock Prices is Nearly Over

Saturday, 11 April 2009, 4:04 | Investing | 0 Comment
by Numan

Stock markets around the world have surged by over 25% during March and April. I believe market players are already looking for a good excuse to start selling again… During the past month we’ve witnessed an amazing good old rally in stock prices. The S&P jumped from its recent new low of 676 points to […]

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Success: Who Dares Wins?

Saturday, 24 January 2009, 3:21 | Career, Psychology | 0 Comment
by Numan

Following the crowds won’t get you there After a couple of hours spent on a certain report or analysis I usually take 5 minutes to browse through my favorite news and finance sites to update on recent events and financial developments. This week, to my surprise, a familiar face looked back at me from the […]

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Upselling & Cross-selling, Sneaky Credit Card Tricks and More @ The RoundUp

Sunday, 10 August 2008, 3:07 | Credit Cards | 0 Comment
by Numan

The customary weekly roundup With some busy times ahead I certainly hope I can keep up my writing schedule. I’ll obviously do my best but I apologize in advance should I drop to two posts Monday through Friday. Hopefully It won’t come to it. Good news, I’ll be hosting the Money Hacks Carnival #25 here […]

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5 Spontaneous observations on what’s going on

Tuesday, 22 January 2008, 6:05 | Economics, Investing | 0 Comment
by Numan

I’m an optimist. I believe stock market crashes, certainly scaled, healthy ones as the one we are experiencing are good for us. If we’re investing by the book we should be fine and accept what happens in the markets these days as normal and probable. I’ve written before on my worries about the current stock […]

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