#48: Investing expert Brian Feroldi joins Chris to discuss the current market, Brian’s counterintuitive investing philosophy, making an investor checklist, evaluating risk, investor policy statements, understanding market capitalization, creating an exit strategy, asymmetric bets and more.
Brian Feroldi (@BrianFeroldi) is a financial educator, YouTuber, and author of Why Does The Stock Market Go Up?: Everything You Should Have Been Taught About Investing in School, But Weren’t, who has also written more than 3,000 articles on stocks, investing, and personal finance for the Motley Fool. He's been intensely interested in money, personal finance, and investing since he graduated from college and shares his knowledge with the world on Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and Fool.com.
Selected Links From The Episode
Brian’s Investing Checklist: brianferoldi.com/checklist/
Full Show Notes
Timecodes coming soon
Chris welcomes Brian to All The Hacks
Making sense of the current market
How Brian feels about calm and volatile times
Timing the market vs. dollar-cost averaging
How Brian thinks about managing his own portfolio
The Investor policy statement
How to make an investing checklist
Educating yourself on what to look for when finding a company to invest in
Is Brian's investing more passive or wild bets?
Is price even a factor when investing in stocks?
Understanding market capitalization
Exiting positions when the market cap gets too large
Determining your exit strategy and keeping an investment journal
When to double down on your position
Brian’s counterintuitive investing philosophy
What platform does Brian use to trade?
How to evaluate how a stock or company is doing
Online Resources to compare your stock to the rest of the market
Taking on higher risk bets
Researching and finding asymmetrical bets
Is the vetting process for asymmetrical bets
Five stocks that Brian is keeping his eye on
Brian's book recommendations
Brian's contrarian opinion on paying down mortgage fast
"My financial goal is to make my finances unbreakable." Morgan Housel
Brian's local recommendations for Rhode Island
Where to find Brian online
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