Last week, we were looking at who pays unpayable federal debt. As we studied the subject, a whirlwind of staggering news blew up.
Most people like to pretend they have some idea about this aspect of finance. They like to think they’re smart enough to be the Wolf of Wall Street…or the Ape of the NZX…or the Numbat of NASDAQ…
Don’t worry, you aren’t expected to know what a numbat is. But as for the NZX or NASDAQ…
Well, anyone wanting to even lightly dabble in stocks needs to know their way around these. In fact, you need to know your way into these.
Where are the stocks?
NASDAQ is short for the National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations —an American electronic stock exchange. The Kiwi equivalent is the NZX — the New Zealand Securites Exchange.
You aren’t a true investor if you don’t visit these websites on a daily basis.
They show you what stocks are on the rise…how long they’ve been on a rise…the highest price they’ve ever hit…and of course, they can tell you the opposite…
But it’s not enough to type a company name into Google and check out the share price graph. Not if you want to be serious about investing, that is.
Where the treasure of the market lies
As an investor, you need to dig deeper than the mainstream headlines to see where the stock market’s really at. The true stock opportunities aren’t going to be on the first page of a Google search.
They’re going to be hidden amidst the daily NZX and NASDAQ announcements and reports.
I told you it was more than just graphs.
Luckily, here at Money Morning, we’re prepared to do the hard yards for you.
We’ll search through all the information, and piece together the stories that drive the stock market moves. And it will all be available to you right here, on this page.
We aim to provide you with insight you won’t get anywhere else, to help you stay ahead of the investing curve.
We’ll talk about the stuff that isn’t making any headlines…the stuff people don’t want to reveal.
New Zealand stock market news
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Yesterday I got to see a showcase of where investing is going in 2019 and beyond. I picked up some good ideas. It helped confirm some of the opportunities I’ve been seeing in the markets.
With advancing medicines and anti-aging therapies, lifespans could increase by 20 years. Correspondingly, the age of retirement may also need to increase 20 years to be fundable.
The stock value of Synlait Milk Ltd [NZX:SML] fell by 10.72% today. At the time of writing, Synlait has a market capitalisation of $1.8 billion. and the share price is at $9.70.
There once was a time when working at a hedge fund was a sure-fire way to show that you had made it. But something happened to change all that.
The only reason the YES Network is up for sale is because Disney needs to cut the fat. Too bad. It was Disney’s most valuable regional sports channel. And now it might go for pittance.
Be cautious. Often the Street and the mainstream will suggest something that turns out to be completely wrong. Take Facebook, Inc. [NASDAQ:FB] for example…
I started investing in the NZX at 17. That’s the best time to begin investing. Young people are fearless, and time is on their side.
These are the rules of the game. And we can’t change them, for now at least. So, with all this in mind, where should you be looking in the market today?
When Boeing shares plummeted this week following the tragic crash in Ethiopia of a Boeing 737 Max 8 — the second crash of this model in five months — I wanted to know more.
As a kid, I loved playing Monopoly. You buy up as many properties as the dice allows, and then you put the other players out of the game by building houses and hotels and charging…
As I watch news of the Australian economy and property market tanking, I worry about our little patch in New Zealand. We’ve had a good run, and we’ve become complacent.
I’ve been thoroughly entertained and enlightened by the personal emails you’ve sent me…Today, we’ll highlight a few of my favourites…
For investors, mobile technology is one development you simply can’t ignore. Today, I’d like to brief you on an incredible trend that’s going to arrive THIS YEAR.