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You might probably have heard words like “mania” or “craze” when reading about the markets. There has also been a lot of talk about meme stocks on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and how retail investors are taking advantage of app technology and social media to band together and buy shares.  Most folks have …

The Securities and Exchange Commission of Zimbabwe (SECZ) will on Friday 05 March 2021 host a webinar on Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) to create awareness on the existence of the ETFs and to educate investors and the public about the product.  An ETF is a passively managed open -ended fund that tracks performance of an …

Most readers should have been following how the GameStop saga has unfolded on US stock markets. It is a story of a company called GameStop – whose stock is rose 100-fold because of herd-behaviour. The fascinating thing is that the share price was propelled by unsophisticated retail investors that “coordinated” a buying spree to hurt …

PER & Earnings Yield As a follower of the stock market, you most likely might have heard analysts or commentators referring to what are called Price Earnings Ratios (PER). In the article, Piggy would like to demystify PER ratios and educate folks on how they can make use of this ratio to pick stocks on …

Piggy discusses the 2021 Economic Outlook and gives pointers on investment strategies to pursue. Piggy encourages investors to consider other alternative trading and investing platforms where they can trade instruments such as forex, indices, commodities and global equities (Click on Image) Visit Piggy’s Store here; https://piggybankadvisor.com/online-store-2/ Learn more about trading and investing in shares and …

piggybankadvisor.com has partnered with the Securities & Exchange Commission of Zimbabwe (SECZIM) and the Investor Protection Fund (IPF) in an initiative that will entail undertaking broad-based financial literacy campaigns through digital platforms. The campaigns will be targeted at individuals, households and small businesses (SMEs) and are aimed at improving financial literacy levels while increasing the …

The reason Africa is poor is that it has taught everything else extensively more than it has taught wealth creation at individual and household level. The education system has advocated for the tutoring of job seekers and religious zealots at the expense of real estate, finance and investments. The success of Africa has always been …

Piggy has noted that Binary Options are a relatively new tool in the financial markets. Interestingly, this new investment alternative allows for low-cost entry where all trading is conducted over a web-based, real time platform on which one can trade with a simple click of the mouse. Until recently, Binary Options were hard to obtain, …

It is fascinating that much of what humans do in life is searching for something. Life in itself requires one to find a good education, a job or income generating activity and most importantly a life-partner. Those who are lucky enough also find happiness. “Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you …

The word “Zombie” is mostly associated with “the walking dead” in horror movies but is defined as a will-less and speechless human (as in voodoo belief and in fictional stories) held to have died and been supernaturally reanimated. In business and economics,zombie firms are not a new phenomenon. These are companies that need bailouts in …

Most investment advice you will get out there takes a leaf from the strategies of renowned investors such as Warren Buffet. While it is great to copy from those who did well, choosing a best fit for you will be more rewarding. Investment strategies are much like shoes. Finding the right pair goes a long …