Author Archives: Ray Link

Update on the Baker’s Dozen

Back in late January when the markets were in turmoil and oil was falling, I recommended 13 stocks with a history of increasing dividends. If you had invested $100,000 equally in these in January, today they would be worth $118,450 … Continue reading

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High Flyers – Part 2

On February 7th I recommended three high-flying tech stocks that had taken a nosedive. So two months later, how’d they do?   Tesla On February 8 Tesla was trading at $148. Today it’s a bit over $250 for a gain … Continue reading

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Fallen Angels

In the recent steep decline of the stock market, many high fliers got hit the worst. Here’s an analysis of three and if now is a good time to invest in them.   Tesla Tesla is attempting to be the … Continue reading

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A Bakers Dozen for a Deflated Stock Market

Many of you are likely shocked by the sharp decline (about 7%) in equity values since the first of the year. Instead of a mass retreat however savvy investors resist panicking and buy newly discounted stocks and not sell. Rather … Continue reading

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Bitcoin – A Year Later

A year ago I cautioned people about a new “investment” vehicle called a Bitcoin, and since then the plot has thickened.  As a reminder, a Bitcoin is an on-line digital currency supposedly created by a Japanese computer programmer under the … Continue reading

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