Our Wild, Crazy (And Profitable) Predictions For Next Year

Our Wild, Crazy (And Profitable) Predictions For Next Year
It’s perhaps the most hotly-anticipated, controversial, thought-provoking thing we do as a company. It could also be the most profitable thing you read all year. I’m talking about our annual predictions report. Each year, the research team behind our Game-Changing Stocks newsletter releases a set of investment predictions for the coming year. And because they challenge conventional wisdom so strongly,... Read More

Rio Tinto Appoints New Chairman, Cuts 2017 Capital Spending Forecast

Rio Tinto Appoints New Chairman, Cuts 2017 Capital Spending Forecast
Anglo-Australian miner Rio Tinto (RIO.AU) has appointed board director Simon Thompson as chairman of the mining company. Thompson will will become chairman on 5 March 2018, taking over from Jan du Plessis who will step down as chairman and from the board on after serving almost nine years as chairman. In a statement Thomason said, ” Rio Tinto is in great shape,... Read More

Rule Breaker Mailbag: Does the Fool Use Discounted Cash Flow to Judge Stocks?

Rule Breaker Mailbag: Does the Fool Use Discounted Cash Flow to Judge Stocks?
In this segment from the Rule Breaker Investing  podcast, David Gardner dips into the mailbag and finds a question from a new Fool whose university education included a fair bit on methodologies for valuing stocks. The problem he finds is that while there’s an enormous amount of data available about companies’ past performance, he’s not so impressed with the idea... Read More

Rule Breaker Mailbag: Is There a Good Investment Strategy for Investing on a 25-Year-Old's Income?

Rule Breaker Mailbag: Is There a Good Investment Strategy for Investing on a 25-Year-Old's Income?
In this segment from the Rule Breaker Investing  podcast, David Gardner dips into the mailbag and finds a question he doesn’t feel he has a good answer for: Beginning investor Dylan recently took a sum of money he’d had in savings bonds and put it into four Stock Advisor recommendations, and wants to start bolstering his portfolio with more stocks... Read More

Rule Breaker Mailbag: Should I Rebalance to Stick to My Allocation Targets?

Rule Breaker Mailbag: Should I Rebalance to Stick to My Allocation Targets?
In this segment from the Rule Breaker Investing  podcast, David Gardner dips into the mailbag and discovers two readers with very similar questions: When your investments rise and fall, the balance of your portfolio is sure to change. Should you rebalance it regularly to get back to the original levels, or does a buy-and-hold philosophy mean you ignore the apparent... Read More