4 types of stocks everyone needs to own

So you’re thinking of starting a portfolio, evaluating how your holdings have performed, or considering some portfolio spring cleaning? Here are four types of stocks that every savvy investor should own for a balanced hand. 1. Growth stocks These are the shares you buy for capital growth, rather than dividends. Growth stocks are essentially shares […]

How to Buy Stocks

Buying a stock — especially that first time you become a bona fide part owner of a business — deserves its own celebratory ritual. But before we pick out shareholder party hats and rent a ticker tape confetti cannon, let’s review the specific steps for how to buy stocks. Step 1: Understand your options for […]