Tag - long-term growth

How to find a tenbagger share

By Keith McLachlan, fund manager, AlphaWealth A ‘tenbagger’ is colloquial for a share whose price rises 1000 percent or, in other words, makes you ten times your money. In some ways, it is the Holy Grail of investments. But how do you go about finding a tenbagger? Firstly, you’re never going to have a tenbagger if you sell your investment as...

Don’t chase market performance

Steven Nathan, CEO of 10X Investments, warns investors not to be influenced by short-term market performance. Every year, legendary investor Warren Buffett’s annual letter to shareholders offers valuable investment advice. In his most recent letter, he reaffirms the importance of developing an appropriate long-term plan that investors should...

Watching TV news is bad for you

Lara Warburton of Imara Asset Management warns of the dangers for investors of paying too much attention to the news. Do you want to avoid making bad investment decisions? If you do, a good start is to avoid too much bad news on TV; especially now that the emerging-markets crisis and embattled rand are hot news items. This insight comes from Lara...