A Path to Wealth is written to help people overcome their fears of investing. It was built on the ideas of Ben Franklin, Albert Einstein, Benjamin Graham, and others. Our goal is to present easily understood information while giving readers the tools they need to make decisions that are best for them.
John Wooden’s Pyramid of Success
From Basketball to Investing
Investing seems to be a mystery to many people. It doesn’t have to be if you look at investing as a game. Think of investing as a game and remember that corporations have game plans. Structure your game like this:
Your … Read more
By Naoma Welk
When we think of women in history who have been wealthy, we think of names like Astor, Vanderbilt, Rockefeller or Hearst. We need to add Hetty Green to that list of mega-bucks’ investors.
Born in 1834 in New Bedford, Massachusetts, as Henrietta Howland Robinson (Hetty) … Read more
Edson Gould was born in 1902 in Newark; he died 1985 in West Reading PA.
After he graduated from Lehigh University in 1922, he started to work on Wall Street for Moody’s and spent most of his life researching. Initially, he wanted to be an engineer but he became obsessed … Read more
Speed resistance lines (SRLs) are also known as support and resistance lines. The lines can help a chartist determine where prices may go. The lines can show areas where prices could stop going up or down.
The story goes back to Charles Dow who said corrections usually correct 1/3 to … Read more
“… Here was the essential ingredient, the missing link, for which I had been searching. An apparently irrational stock market became comprehensible. Order emerged from chaos. Effect was finally linked to cause. I came to the initial realization, since reinforced, that the action of the stock market is nothing more … Read more
Even if we aren’t familiar with Nikola Tesla’s inventions and discoveries in the areas of electricity, many of us are familiar with the Tesla automobile. The car company borrowed its name from Nikola Tesla (1856 – 1943), an inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, physicist and futurist who is … Read more
Founded as Tesla Motors, Tesla Inc. was incorporated in July 2003 by Martin Eberhard and Marc Tarpenning who financed the company until the Series A round of funding. The founders were influenced to start the company after GM recalled all its EV1 electric cars in 2003 and then destroyed … Read more
I enjoyed reading about Benjamin Graham’s career. He shared his Wall Street experiences in the classroom and in his best-selling book, told readers lessons he learned in life.
Graham knew math and since his only tool was a slide rule, he had to keep things simple. Unlike today, he didn’t … Read more
Benjamin Graham’s 10 Rules for Stock Selection
1. An earnings-to-price yield at least twice the AAA bond rate (the reciprocal of the P/E ratio).
2. Price Earnings (P/E) ratio less than 40% of the highest P/E ratio the stock had over the past 5 years.
3. Dividend yield of at … Read more