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Train yourself to become an investor.

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1Train yourself to become an investor. Empty Train yourself to become an investor. Mon Jan 16, 2012 8:57 pm

Asoka Samarakone


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Train yourself to become an investor.
Financial needs defer from person to person. Some love the thrill of the investment; some have a dream of hitting the “big bucks” where some genuinely depend on the stock market for their revenue. Most importantly you must have a clear idea regarding what your aims are when it comes to putting your cash in the stock market. This will hinder your from wandering to random ideas and making worthless investments. Every journey begins with a starting point. Every journey has a destination point. Everything you do in between will either define your success or document your failure.
This investment is not suited for everyone, investors can and do lose money. Sadly many do lose money. Most are unprepared to understand the nature of how the stock market works. The beginning investor is at a distinct disadvantage. Investing should never be confused with gambling. Investing properly require research in the company and research in the market. Failure to do both will guarantee failure. Many beginner investors choose stocks because they are perceived to be cheap. However more often stocks that have fallen out of favor have done so because of the company is not on firm financial ground. Bottom fishing often results is falling further to the bottom. Buying Penny Stocks is a favored place for beginning investors to begin with investing in stocks. The reasons are simple. Penny stocks are priced right for new investors. They immediately think the stock needs only to appreciate in price a few cents to double their money. The lure of easy money draws then in and frequently the loss of their investments teaches them a lesson. Concentrate on stocks that are proven winners. Leave the speculative stocks to the speculators and train yourself to become an investor.
It’s easier to blindly follow someone else’s advice than it is to think for yourself. Plus, when things don’t work out you have someone to blame. Listen to others, learn from others, and let their positive examples inspire you. Then decide for yourself, move confidently forward and live the life you were truly meant to live. You are the world’s leading expert when it comes to your own life. You know better than anyone else what you truly desire, what’s most important to you, and what you most enjoy doing.
Every day there are a dozen new stock market tips that make sure your financial success. Every day there are hundreds if not thousands of people that jump on the bandwagon, and every day, each of those people are disappointed.Doing something just because everyone else thinks it’s a good idea, won’t give you much drive or determination or commitment. An important key to success knows precisely what success means to you.
Taking calculated gambles with minimal risk is essential. Any fool can make a modest profit in good times- the trick is doing it during a recession. You probably realize by now that buy-and-hold investing isn't going to make you a lot of money these days. In fact, it would be impossible to get rich using that single strategy. Thus, it is wise to increase your monetary prospects and keep liquidity handy by investing in short term plans. It’s always helpful to consider the advice and opinions of others. Yet it’s rarely ever a good idea to let anyone else make your decisions for you. Be careful and diligent in whatever you set out to accomplish. But don’t be so worried about making mistakes that you fail to get anything done. You will find different suggestions from different people and most of times they have no clue and are not expert on analyzing shares because they are new as much as you are in the stock market. Even you may make good money in a short period of time using those rumors, individual stock recommendation. But greater experiences come from failing a few times.
Asoka Samarakone

sriranga

sriranga
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Good one.
Thanks a lot for posting a valuable article.
Keep it up.

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3Train yourself to become an investor. Empty Re: Train yourself to become an investor. Mon Jan 16, 2012 10:16 pm

ude zoysa


Stock Trader
Very encouraging Article. Thank you for your time Mr.Asoka. Really appreciate it Smile

4Train yourself to become an investor. Empty Re: Train yourself to become an investor. Mon Jan 16, 2012 10:59 pm

Trillionaire

Trillionaire
Manager - Equity Analytics
Manager - Equity Analytics
Inspiring article!
Thank you very much!

5Train yourself to become an investor. Empty Re: Train yourself to become an investor. Tue Jan 17, 2012 10:09 am

prasadrmb

prasadrmb
Manager - Equity Analytics
Manager - Equity Analytics
thanks for the article

ssuni

ssuni
Manager - Equity Analytics
Manager - Equity Analytics
& plz tell us, what u really feel about CSE?
is it a place for investors or traders?

rmark

rmark
Manager - Equity Analytics
Manager - Equity Analytics
Good article, thank you for sharing.

Kumar

Kumar
Senior Vice President - Equity Analytics
Senior Vice President - Equity Analytics
Thanks a lot.
Read this also will help.
http://forum.srilankaequity.com/t10211-here-are-the-ground-rules-for-successful-investing

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