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The Chicken & The Egg

June 30, 2017 / Indexes, Investing, stock market, Stocks

By Conner W. Mays A few days ago, I opened The Wall Street Journal’s Daily Shot, a newsletter that covers nearly every corner of the economic/market environment. The headline “The Economy and Stock Market Divergence” grabbed my attention. Firstly, contrary… Read More…

Transformation into Today’s Exchanges

June 14, 2017 / Indexes, Investing, stock market, Stocks

If you happened to catch my last post – The Beginnings of the Stock Market – today’s edition is a continuance of that same theme. In my last post, I left off in the some of the earliest trading pits… Read More…

The Beginnings of the Stock Market

May 30, 2017 / Indexes, Investing, stock market, Stocks

By Conner W. Mays As the old saying goes “You can’t know where you’re going, until you know where you’ve been.” In that spirit, I wanted to give a brief overview of how the stock market got started and the… Read More…

Market Timing; Buy, Sell, or Hold

April 26, 2017 / Indexes, Investing, Stocks

By Conner W. Mays The majority of my posts have been focused on specific stocks, basic ways to evaluate them, understanding Wall Street lingo, and other general information about the market, but what about the market as a whole? I… Read More…

Analyzing Earnings Across Different Sectors

April 20, 2017 / Indexes, Investing, Stocks

By Conner W. Mays Given that we are now in the heart of earnings season I wanted to follow up my last post with a quick discussion about the different and quite unique performance metrics that are used in different… Read More…

What Stock Should I Buy?

April 5, 2017 / Gamification, Indexes, Investing, Stocks

By Conner W. Mays The First Quarter (Q1) of 2017 is in the books and thus we begin the first earnings season of 2017. Earnings season refers to the first few weeks after a quarter (3 Months.) US publicly traded… Read More…

Why Should I Buy Stocks?

March 22, 2017 / Gamification, Indexes, Investing, Stocks

By Conner W. Mays. I get asked this question quite frequently. If you watch almost any evening news program at some point during the broadcast you will hear how much the Dow Jones Industrial Average, The S&P 500 and/or The… Read More…

Should I Buy the Needle or the Hay Stack

March 16, 2017 / Gamification, Indexes, Investing, Stocks, Uncategorized

Should I buy The Needle, or The Hay Stack? by Conner W. Mays Diversification – it’s every asset manager’s favorite word, and for a good reason. However, as we all know, too much of any one thing (no matter how… Read More…

What is a Swap?

March 1, 2017 / Investing, Stocks

In my last post “What is a Derivative” I stopped before we discussed Swaps. The reason for this is Swaps can get pretty confusing if we don’t take the time to thoroughly discuss the nuances that are inherent in a… Read More…

What is a Derivative?

February 23, 2017 / Indexes, Stocks

In the world of financial markets, a derivative is a contract which derives its value from an underlying security or asset. I know that is an ugly sentence and that is the way Wall Street likes to say things so… Read More…

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