Market Timing vs Time in the Market

Market Timing vs Time in the Market

Ask any reputable investor out there how you should be spending your money and chances are that they will immediately bring you up to speed on the concept of risk-to-reward and more specifically why you should always keep a close eye on the market before making any investments. This is …

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Short Selling Spreadsheet | Download Example Calculations

A short-selling spreadsheet will help you, as an investor, to understand your margin requirements and your potential profit at different prices. Download a short-selling spreadsheet below or follow along to make your own. This post assumes that you are familiar with the basics of short selling and the accompanying margin …

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Portfolio Volatility in Excel | A Look at Historical Risk

Portfolio volatility measures how much and how often your investments change in value. The change can be positive or negative. By looking at the historic volatility of a portfolio in Excel, an investor can decide how comfortable they are with the potential changes in value. Everybody likes volatility. As long …

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