Haverty Furniture Cos., aka Havertys, has paid a cash dividend every year for more than eight decades and occasionally surprises shareholders with a special payout.
There are several indicators that offer nice risk management ideas -- and they are very simple.
In an increasingly volatile market it's important to maintain high cash levels, manage trades tightly and stay on top of opportunities.
The trick is to look at your portfolio as a single asset and to manage your holdings in a way that keeps that portfolio near its highs.
Let the case of Starbucks stock show you how taking bad advice can be a real grind.
Simply buying and holding the S&P 500 index far outperformed all of the computer-driven techniques from 18 different robo-advisory services.
The key to effective trading lies in thinking like a psychologist.
From Adobe to Zendesk, plenty of stocks will rise or fall regardless of what the central bank does.
Hint: I did my homework and acted when I felt I had the advantage over other market players.
Much of it occurs when someone jumps the gun, deciding that the headlines must be traded without any knowledge of what is underneath them.