You might not know this, but one of the biggest developments in the history of investing was the Industrial Revolution. When we started to get to grips with cogs, coal, gears and steam to improve productivity, we started to find – and create more jobs and thus more money. As we dug into the earth […]
Our Values & Choices Reflect Who We Are “Whoever is not with me is against me, and whoever does not gather with me scatters.” – Matthew 12:20 The other day someone I hardly knew called me to the carpet on Facebook. They were questioning something I “liked” and how could I justify that as a Christian. Now […]
Finding Companies You Can Be “Proud to Own” One of the things I always talk about is investing in what you love… It must match your values AND it should be profitable. In fact “proud to own” investing as I have labeled it involves “screening out” companies that don’t line up with your values and […]
Two Big Wins for Health Care Stocks Today At Wall St. Renegade & Faith-Based Investor, we run a number of strategies. One of our top strategies this year has been our Health Care Portfolio, which is up 22% in 2014 as of today’s close. Today we scored two major wins for two health care stocks in our Wall St […]
If you are a person of faith, chances are that you’ve had to lean on that faith during difficult times. In today’s uncertain economic climate, you may even find yourself depending on the strength of your faith more than ever. You do this because your faith is important to you, and also because, within your […]
Faith-Based Investing Many investors invest in stocks, ETFs, and mutual funds unaware if the companies they are selecting represent their values. Relatively few companies violate the moral and ethical screening process I use. With over 10,000 publicly traded companies (foreign and U.S.) less than 7% violate the moral and ethical screens. I utilize. However in […]
Christmas Shopping has Begun! With the holiday season quickly approaching, investors are looking closely at retail stocks. Which ones should you buy and sell? The holiday shopping season is about to pick up steam with Thanksgiving and Black Friday shopping specials right around the corner. As we approach the holiday season, now is the perfect […]
How should you look at finances? Banks have cut interest rates to historic lows and are purchasing assets by printing money. Inflation rates will skyrocket, and governments are borrowing at a global scale just to keep up their wartime rates of spending. Jubilee Centre further reports that the financial system is ignoring Biblical and Christian […]
When it comes to investing, being too conservative can be just as dangerous as being too aggressive. Is your portfolio properly positioned to reach your goals?
Often I get questions from prospects, clients at Faith-Based Investor, or from subscribers at Wall St. Renegade, and sometimes they are such important questions that I think my whole audience can benefit from such a response.
This past week, Brandy had a question about investing. She wants to know…