In the last 10 years or so, technology was (and still is) one of the main drivers of entire markets. Technology companies rule the stock market and our lives. Anti-capitalists like to point out that the idea of never-ending growth is a failed concept as our resources are limited. But technology is the solely needed … Continue reading Video Calls are… lame?
... if you wouldn't need to work anymore? If you wouldn't need to worry about food, shelter, and health, what would make you get out of bed every single day? As the election in the US is drawing closer, I have spent some nights learning about some of the presidential candidates. The person who is … Continue reading What would you do…
The first month of any new year tends to be great. Not only does it feel like a fresh start, but it also helps us to draw a line, to make a clear cut, and it reminds us that it's never too late to start over. This psychological and ever-repeating pattern also shows on the … Continue reading New Year’s Optimism
Everybody wants to do the right thing. At least on paper. Of course, it sounds so much better to say "I contribute to saving the world" instead of "I contribute to spreading cancer". Right? With this idea in mind, there is a large movement among banks and financial institutions who like to put some ethics … Continue reading Ethics and the Stock Market
Looking forward to the year ahead, I have summarized my expected dividend payments and put it together in a nice, motivational format. What do I mean by that? Being a numbers guy, I crunched the numbers. Let me summarize the highlights: On average, I will receive 8 dividend payments per month. 3 of those are … Continue reading Monthly Dividends
Ah, we did it! 2019 has passed and 2020 has started, and I believe that this year will be a very exciting one. Let's do some stock predictions for the new year. The stock market will continue to thrive I know, some people just see bad things on the horizon, but I am pretty confident … Continue reading 2020 is here. It’s time for some predictions!
Ah, when I thought 2019 couldn't get any better, something exciting happened yesterday. I really don't know how I could have missed it, but one of the most exciting companies in the world just entered the stock market through an IPO last month and I purchased a few shares just yesterday. I am talking about … Continue reading 2020 – Here we go… with Virgin Galactic!