Abstract: For those new to investing and the Better Investing methodology. A description of the types of investments available, i.e. Stocks, bonds, mutual funds, CDs, etc. will be discussed, along with an overview of standard financial terms such as Balance Sheets, Income Statements or Operating Statements, EPS, P/E ratios, Relative Value, etc. The Stock Selection Guide will be introduced as an effective tool for determining potential investment in individual companies.
Description: Investing can be intimidating unless one understands the terminology and advantages/disadvantages of various investment instruments. This class will attempt to dispel some of the myths about investing, and focus on the key elements of research necessary to uncover potentially rewarding investments. The class will show that successful investment in individual companies is easy provided that the fundamental disciplines as outlined in the Better Investing Stock Selection Guide process are followed. Emphasis will be placed on determining what makes a quality company and how to determine whether a company’s stock is priced appropriately for investment.
When & Where
BetterInvesting Space Coast Chapter
BetterInvesting is an independent, non-profit, member-driven organization committed to teaching individuals how to become successful strategic long-term investors. Our sole purpose is to support and empower individual investors. We are made up of local volunteers whose primary goal is investor education.