Update: Futures reverse with the Dow Jones likely to open lower

US futures this morning indicated that the Dow Jones is likely to open 130 points higher (5:59am EST) however have taken a turn for the worst in the past half an hour. Global tensions have been predicted stabilise in the coming weeks after the worst-recorded week on record since the 2008 GFC. The global reaction […]

Is the ASX becoming a Bearish Market?

Before I start, I am obliged to remind our viewers that this is not advice only general commentary from my extensive research in this area. An estimated $138 billion has been wiped off the Australian markets this week as we enter our third day of steep decline. This market sell-off is attributed to increased Global […]

US futures rally after the worst day on Wallstreet in 2 years – however experts believe it may not be over

Dow futures rose 138 points this morning as investors attempt to create a bounce in the market, coming off the worst one day drop on the Dow Jones and S&P 500 in 2 years. Unfortunately, the lack of clarity surrounding the Coronavirus is manifesting a downturn in the markets. The state of the markets is […]

JAY-Z’s investment story – how he built a $1 Billion empire

With Jay-Z’s remarkable success in the investment world alongside his popularity amongst the younger generation, we found it fitting to cover his success story. Believe it or not, Jay-Z sat down with Warren Buffet “The Godfather of Investing” in 2010 to discuss their shared passion for education in the investment industry. Jay-Z has used his […]

Apple set to dip as Coronavirus impacts Guidance for March

Before I start, I am obliged to remind our viewers that this is not advice only general commentary from my extensive research in this area. Apple (APPL) warned investors that they were unlikely to hit their March guidance figures due to a major disruption in manufacturing across China. The coronavirus has taken it’s toll on the […]

Will 2020 drive Cannabis growth or continue the bearish trend?

Before I start, I am obliged to remind our viewers that this is not advice only general commentary from my extensive research in this area. The cannabis industry evokes both unprecedented excitement and frustration in investors. Let me take you through the cannabis story. We first flashback to 2017 and 2018 where the industry was […]

The Big 3 Nasdaq stocks worth watching come market open

Before I start, I am obliged to remind our viewers that this is not advice only general commentary from my extensive research in this area. NASDAQ has seen record-breaking highs this week as investors regain confidence in the security of American stocks. Amidst the success, Tesla (NASDAQ: TLSA), Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN)and Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL)all experienced […]

3 vital lessons that the GFC taught us.

If you have 3 minutes, then read our uncomplicated, short and free crash course of the GFC. Every financial crisis teaches us invaluable lessons about the financial world, the stock market and how to make money. Here are 3 vital lessons that I learnt from the GFC that every young investor must understand.   Lesson […]

Crash Course of the 2007-2008 GFC

Before I start, I am obliged to remind our viewers that this is not advice only general commentary from my extensive research in this area. After the dotcom crash in the 2000s, investors wanted to find a low-risk high return investment. Investors turned to the US housing market. Investors didn’t want to purchase your parent’s […]

Coronavirus driving markets down – providing market opportunists a nice entry price

Global fears in recent months have been very short lived – such as the conflict between USA and Iran and now what we know as the Corona virus outbreak. As we mention time and time again, what makes a successful investor is their ability to hold through troughs and furthermore buy when the markets are down. […]

Worldwide Cannabis market provides promising investment opportunities

Before I start, I am obliged to remind our viewers that this is not advice only general commentary from my extensive research in this area. When you hear the word cannabis, you might think of a criminalised drug that allows you to get high. However, in recent decades legalised cannabis is being viewed as a […]

How Brexit will effect your portfolio

Before I start, I am obliged to remind our viewers that this is not advice only general commentary from my extensive research in this area. Brexit, Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union (EU), became official when 52% voted to leave in the 2016 referendum. Britain was to leave the EU by the 29thof March 2019. […]

Demand for electric cars drives potential in Cobalt stock

Before I start, I am obliged to remind our viewers that this is not advice only general commentary from my extensive research in this area. Cobalt, alongside nickel and copper, is a critical component of lithium-ion batteries. These batteries are found in everything, from smartphones to electric vehicles. The upward shift in electric vehicles (EV), […]

How the Trade War has affected your portfolio

What you need to know summed up into 200 words or less – Before I start, I am obliged to remind our viewers that this is not advice only general commentary from my extensive research in this area. China hit back this week to Trumps tariff threats , dropping the Yuan currency to its lowest […]