I wrote back in April when Disney announced it's streaming service Disney +, that it is on my 8-80 stock list. I was one of the tens of millions who subscribed on the first day. Although to my surprise, I don't find myself streaming it as much as I thought I would. But I like … Continue reading 52 week high
I recently came across the works of Scott Galloway. Scott Galloway is a clinical professor of marketing at the New York University Stern School of Business, and a public speaker, author, and entrepreneur. I love his Youtube channel and particularly loved his video on the 'Algebra of Happiness'. He also has a book of the … Continue reading 12 Equations of Happiness
This month it will be 3 years since I kick-started my investment journey into the US public markets. I started off as a naive wide-eyed wannabe investor ready to buy hot “tip” penny stock and on my way to get that Ferrari. I’ve been humbled by the markets, it has taught me a lot about … Continue reading Is Stock Market = Gambling? Let’s look at the data.
Disney recently announced that they are launching their own streaming service called Disney+. This will directly take on Netflix which currently dominates the video streaming market. Disney(DIS) is an '8-80 company'. An 8-80 company is the one whose products are used by 8-year kid, an 80-year elder and everyone in between. It also means that … Continue reading Disney+
My first investment in the US was in an ETF. ETFs are exchange-traded funds, its a financial instrument that comprises of combination companies with low fees. Jack Bogle's work led to the concept of ETFs and Index funds. Jack Bogle fought for the retail investors like us by challenging the greed of Wall Street. He … Continue reading Rest In Peace Jack Bogle
A few weeks back I read the book called "The Motley Fool investment guide" written by two charismatic brothers, David, and Tom Gardner. They are also co-founders of the Motley Fool, which offers financial investment and planning services. Each of them has their own style of investing and they differ quite a bit from each … Continue reading Book Summary – The Motley Fool investment guide
“I believe in the discipline of mastering the best that other people have already figured out. I don’t believe in just sitting there and trying to dream it up all yourself. Nobody’s that smart.” – Charlie Munger This article is a short summary of an extensive research thesis done on Global Asset Allocation by Meb … Continue reading Book Summary – Global Asset Allocation