Broker research: Hot or not?

There’s an old joke about stockbrokers that goes something like this:Client: What do you think of stock XYZ?Broker: Are you buying or selling?This exchange highlights something investors tend to overlook – that as long as brokers are getting their clients to buy or sell, they’re making money. As long as the client is doing something rather than nothing, they’re happy. You won’t find many brokers agreeing with Warren Buffett's assertion that his ideal holding period is forever.Broker research isn’t designed to identify long-term value because its fundamental purpose is to encourage you to trade. This also explains why recommendations are...

There’s an old joke about stockbrokers that goes something like this:

Client: What do you think of stock XYZ?

Broker: Are you buying or selling?

{{content.question}}

Mastercard

{{ twilioFailed ? 'SMS Code Failed to Send…' : 'An SMS verification code has been sent ...' }}

Hi {{ user.FirstName }}

Looks like you have already taken a free trial

Please enter your payment details

We have sent you a code via SMS to {{user.DayPhone}}

please enter this code below to complete your SMS verification

We cannot send you a code via SMS to {{user.DayPhone}}

If you didn't receive SMS code please

SMS code cannot be sent due to: {{ twilioStatus }}

Please select one of the options below:

Looks you are already a member. Please enter your password to proceed

Please untick this box when using a public or shared device


Verify your mobile number to proceed…

Please check your mobile number below and press the Send Verification Code button. This will be used to complete your verification in the next step.

Please sign up for full access

Mastercard

Updating information

Please wait ...

  • Mastercard
  • Visa

Please click on the ACTIVATE button to finalise your membership

Mastercard

The email address you entered is registered with InvestSMART.

Please login or select "Don't know password"

Please untick this box when using a public or shared device


Register as a new member

(using a different email)

Related Articles