When is buying a share, investing and when is it gambling? When is investing, wealth creation?
The residential property versus shares debate is popular and can be as fiery as political and religious debates. So I'm often asked about comparisons of the long term returns. Following is some commentary I came across from Dr Shane Oliver, Chief Economist and Head of Investment Strategy at AMP Capital Investments. (Emphasis added by me.) … Continue reading Residential property vs shares since 1926
Is investing about timing the market or time in the market or...? Ed Easterling of Crestmont Research has produced a very interesting illustration of your average annual return depending on when you bought and when you sold your investment. The chart is based on the Standard & Poor’s 500-stock index for the United States of … Continue reading In Investing, It’s When You Start And When You Finish