Apple have impressed the world again with their new released products. I am an Apple fan boy myself and I would love to buy all the three new products announced today. I also realised that the total price of this three new products (iPhone X +Apple Watch 3 and Apple TV4K) is equivalent to 10 Apple shares in todays price. Which one should I go for?
2017 have been a year of UK FTSE high volatility for many reputable companies with big cap like Dixons, Provident Financials, Next, Pearson, Carllion and BT. These dramas have been mainly cascaded from the outcome of Brexit, high inflation, value of pounds and personal credit. On the media, the UK economy is doing well from the FTSE100 performance yet many companies have lost their market value. I strongly believe the FTSE100 is artificial and not giving the actual guidance on the actual UK economy reflection post Brexit. These are my recommendation for safe investors in this turbulent period.
As of 24th July 2017; Apple is $150.27, Facebook is $164.43, Microsoft is $73.79 and Google $993.84 each shares. Owning each of these shares today could cost more than $1400. Tech stocks are the hottest stocks to own since 2012 and still climbing since President Trump took the hot seat. There is definitely no slowing down for these technology stocks. -Read More
The cost of oil may have surface above the break even point for oil operators to marginally profit compared to 18 months ago. Exploration, discoveries and projects may have almost halted for the past 24-30 months for all the major and small cap oil companies. Capital expenditure have been significantly reduce and focus on major cost reduction and company structure to a more leaner approach. It is clear that most of the currently operated assets are in its mature stages and moving onto the declining stages with very minimal shutdown for maintenance to meet their end of year expected performance output to keep shareholders and investors happy.
How long is a long term investment? 3, 5, 7, 10, 20, 30, 40 years? Every time I ask a friend the answer varies from 3 to 40 years. Then I would ask, how long do you want your marriage or relationship to last? All would reply Forever of course! If one person can keep an investment FOREVER, he or she will be rich and happy. Providing nothing tragic happens of course….. -Read More