In Investing, Is Bigger Better?

        In investing, many tend to associate larger companies as “safer” investment. Is that really the case? Are companies with larger market...

What is Return on Invested Capital (ROIC)?

In a previous article, Stanley explained the Return on Equity (ROE). While the ROE focuses on the equity component of a company’s capital investments, the...

Are You As Lucky As Andy’s Dad?

Most of us have seen the initial advertisement by the National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) on Andy’s dad. The NCPG was in for a...

Are You A Value Investor?

So far our articles have touched on the issues of investment terms, explored companies of various industries and even explored how to decipher financial statements to...

If You Can’t Beat Them, Join Them

Many of you might be acquainted with the following statements of, “Fund ABC trounced the market by 5%” or “Fund XYZ lagged the market by...

Is a Geared Company to be Feared?

You flip through the annual report and the CEO writes about increasing the company’s gearing ratio. You ask yourself: “What is this gearing ratio?”...