Turkish Lira Coin, Flag and Map
Posted in Stock Market

The Rebirth of the Turkish Lira And Turkish Stocks (a Tale from the Crypt)

The Turkish lira and the Turkish stock market fell to record lows a couple of weeks ago. The economic situation of the country seemed almost…

Continue Reading The Rebirth of the Turkish Lira And Turkish Stocks (a Tale from the Crypt)
Let's Buy European Stocks? French Share (Company "Chaussures Dressoir")
Posted in Stock Market

Time to Buy European Stocks Instead of US Ones?

Buy cheaper European stocks rather than overpriced American titles? The Stoxx 600 index almost stagnated in the last ten years. There is always some crisis…

Continue Reading Time to Buy European Stocks Instead of US Ones?
Big Tech Winter, Crisis
Posted in Stock Market

The Big Tech Winter and the WWW-Shaped Recovery

The poor performance of Big Tech last week is a warning sign. The second and third waves of coronavirus may have serious economic consequences. The…

Continue Reading The Big Tech Winter and the WWW-Shaped Recovery
Gold Ring and Platinum Ring. One is Ruling.
Posted in Commodities

The Real Top of Platinum Price–Rich Man’s Gold, or Poor Man’s Gold?

Platinum price used to be twice the price of gold, but today it is only less than half of it. The real, inflation-adjusted top of…

Continue Reading The Real Top of Platinum Price–Rich Man’s Gold, or Poor Man’s Gold?
Energy stocks—Gas station fuel pistols
Posted in Commodities Stock Market

Time to Get Greedy in Energy Stocks?

Energy stocks almost hit new lows in the second coronavirus-wave.  That’s the most hated industry, near one-year, five-years, many-years lows.  Heaven for contrarian investors, or…

Continue Reading Time to Get Greedy in Energy Stocks?
S&P 500 Sector Performance in 2020–The 11 Riders of the Cataclysm
Posted in Stock Market

S&P 500 Sector Performance in 2020–The 11 Riders of the Cataclysm

The S&P 500 sector performance in 2020 was very similar to the long-term picture. (See the infographics.) The crisis didn’t change the prospects of all…

Continue Reading S&P 500 Sector Performance in 2020–The 11 Riders of the Cataclysm
Part-time-job or fill-time job? A dilemma or a fate?
Posted in Personal Finance

What to Do If Part-Time Jobs Are Scarce?

The crisis affects employment hard, also freelancer work, and part-time jobs. People rush to freelancing sites and payments are sinking for everyone. But if you…

Continue Reading What to Do If Part-Time Jobs Are Scarce?
Strange Skyscraper in Bochum, Germany.
Posted in Stock Market

Should I Invest in Stocks or Real Estate?–Charts of the Day

We should invest in stocks or real estate, precious metals to fight inflation and the crisis. In the past 25, 80, or 150 years, stocks…

Continue Reading Should I Invest in Stocks or Real Estate?–Charts of the Day
Spending less, saving more, building reserves
Posted in Personal Finance

Are You Spending Less And Saving More Than Before?–Chart of the Day

People are not only spending less in crashes but also in the years after. They aim to save more. The crisis can last longer because…

Continue Reading Are You Spending Less And Saving More Than Before?–Chart of the Day
Blowing the Global Stocks Bubble?
Posted in Stock Market

5 Giant Bubbles in Popular Robinhood Stocks

Robinhood stocks are those that are bought in large numbers by small-scale private investors. There has been a strange jump in several such shares recently….

Continue Reading 5 Giant Bubbles in Popular Robinhood Stocks
Fawkes Anonymous Mask
Posted in Commodities Stock Market

DIY Fake News Generator –Was Gold a Better Investment, or Stocks?

The best fake news generator works based on real statistics. Was gold a better investment, or stocks? Select the appropriate time interval to manipulate the…

Continue Reading DIY Fake News Generator –Was Gold a Better Investment, or Stocks?
Zoom Alternative, Video-Chat Service
Posted in Personal Finance Stock Market

29 Zoom Alternatives and the Zoom Stock Price Explosion (Updated)

Zoom alternatives are plenty. We found 29 (see the list). Zoom stock price surged more than 600 percent this year. The last two quarterly reports…

Continue Reading 29 Zoom Alternatives and the Zoom Stock Price Explosion (Updated)
Medieval Houses
Posted in Personal Finance Stock Market

Will Real Estate Prices Drop after the Stock Market Massacre? – Chart of the Day

Corporate and private bankruptcy waves can push real estate prices down. REITs in the US and Europe are underperforming the stock market. People can still…

Continue Reading Will Real Estate Prices Drop after the Stock Market Massacre? – Chart of the Day
Robinhood, Money, Falling Knifes
Posted in Stock Market

Robinhood and The Woods of the Contrarian – Charts of the Day

Robinhood users aren’t behaving as I expected. They aren’t buying tech stocks in the first place but industry holdings. The further the price falls, the…

Continue Reading Robinhood and The Woods of the Contrarian – Charts of the Day
Professional Roulette Table in a Casino
Posted in Personal Finance

7 Reasons Not to Gamble Unless You Are a Professional Player

You are at a great disadvantage against a professional player. Gambling has at least seven main hazards. Mathematics and pros, scammers are the most negative…

Continue Reading 7 Reasons Not to Gamble Unless You Are a Professional Player
Big and strong. Google on tablet.
Posted in Stock Market

Will the Big Ones Get Bigger and Bigger?–FANG+ Stocks on the Peak

The FANG+ stocks are running high, some of them reached the pre-coronavirus top. Smaller companies and the broader market is still in negative territory this…

Continue Reading Will the Big Ones Get Bigger and Bigger?–FANG+ Stocks on the Peak
Money burning
Posted in Personal Finance Stock Market

11 + 1 Grave Investment Errors Robinhood Newbies May Commit

Everyone wants to know what the best investment is and doesn’t want to deal with common investment errors. Many people are trading now in the…

Continue Reading 11 + 1 Grave Investment Errors Robinhood Newbies May Commit
Freelancer at work
Posted in Personal Finance Stock Market

People Need Online Work and Fiverr Skyrockets – Chart of the Day

In the coronavirus crisis, online work is very popular. Even full-time online jobs are possible. Freelancing, self-employment, and part-time jobs complete the picture. Fiverr and…

Continue Reading People Need Online Work and Fiverr Skyrockets – Chart of the Day
Animals on Brazilian bank notes
Posted in Stock Market

Crashing Brazilian Real and Bovespa in the Abyss – Chart of the Day

The Brazilian real crashed this year and was the second worst-performing currency. Also, the Bovespa Brazilian stock market index fell over 32 percent. Brazilian stocks…

Continue Reading Crashing Brazilian Real and Bovespa in the Abyss – Chart of the Day
Aristocrats
Posted in Stock Market

Busting the Myth of the Dividend Aristocrats ETF – Chart of the Day

A popular passive income idea is the living on dividend stocks, for example, the “dividend aristocrats ETF”. But the SPDR S&P Dividend ETF fell much…

Continue Reading Busting the Myth of the Dividend Aristocrats ETF – Chart of the Day