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A lot of my time goes towards business and learning. Follow me to get an aggregation of business content. Writer for @Grit_capital
The good, the bad, and the ugly of leveraged ETFs. Not sure what a leveraged ETF is? This article will even help you with that!
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“Drop it like it’s hot” - Snoop Dogg, on office real estate… probably
Felt cute in the hoodie my boss told me to wear and put in my display pic on socials xx
Egg prices down so much even vegans started buying them
Might be getting a writing job for a finance newsletter.
To all the other writers out there, any tips?
Not sure what’s the going rate for 5 short articles and 2 long articles a week?
These indexes are used to gauge market confidence. Increasing prices means increasing confidence.
This can create a false sense of confidence…
Don’t get caught out thinking markets are safe.
When there is enough demand for a stock, the price goes up.
Big tech makes up a large portion of NASDAQ100 and S&P500.
People buy the companies, share price goes up, tech heavy indexes go up.
People are flocking to big tech as their safety nets instead of the usual places.
This is different because it upsets the supply vs demand equilibrium whereas a fixed deposit doesn’t.
What usually happens when there’s uncertainty in the market?
A flight to safety.
This is usually to fixed deposits or treasury bonds.
But something different is happening this time.
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Constructive comments below would be appreciated 👇
This is high risk for high reward.
It could pay off and a recession could be avoided
Months of people being lied to will cause extreme panic and fortunes will be lost (and made) over night.
I guess only time (and whatever Jim Cramer doesn’t say) will tell.
Will the US ACTUALLY avoid a recession?
The numbers don’t lie, but the people in charge might…
And I don’t think they’re doing it maliciously
Let me explain 👇
Working 5 to 9
What a way to make a living…
I took a few days off from Twitter and here’s why:
I work a full time job, study before work, and work on business ideas after.
It’s not easy and it takes a lot of energy.
It’s okay to need a break. Take some time, do some soul searching, and begin again with more energy.
Heard a fact today:
90% of podcasts don’t make it past episode 1.
90% of those that do, don’t make it past episode 20
Morale of the story?
Consistency gets you to the top 1%
Making my second Private Equity investment. First one was a crypto company that 30x before crashing to zero…
Do you invest in other companies, public or private?
Self started investor with 7+ years in personal research and investing. I have growing portfolios of SA stocks, US stocks and, my personal favorite, cryptocurrencies!
I have always had a passion for finance and business and have spent my university career preparing to utilize that passion. Finance is a large industry and I hope to work in a few different areas of it. While I finish my studies this year, I have a plans to complete other certifications outside of my degree. I will be taking the CFA Level I exam in August after which I will undertake a certification in financial modeling.
I love reading books about business and start ups and hearing the stories of some of the greatest entrepreneurs of our time. My favourite books in this genre are Zero to One and Masters of Scale and I recommend them to any aspiring entrepreneurs!I love connecting with new people, pop me a message at email@example.com or here on LinkedIn!