Podcast – Equifax & Cybersecurity stocks

In today’s podcast, Alex will look at how to adjust your portfolio because of the major cybersecurity breach that happened to Equifax.

The breach was one of the largest in history and will likely have a large impact on major companies as they beef up security. How do you adjust your portfolio? That’s what today’s show is all about.
During the show, he will review both an Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) called HACK and why the companies within the ETF are better bets than the entire ETF. Companies include:
Symantec
Cisco
FireEye

Morningstar HACK link with holdings

As always, if you have questions, please send an email to alex.richwagen@gmail.com or visit alexrichwagen.com for further content like his book, Investing Should be Easy.

Thanks!

Alex

 

Podcast – Investing Should Be Easy – Hurricane Harvey & Irma Stock Review

If you are beginning investor, check out today’s show!

In today’s podcast, Alex will look at how to adjust your portfolio because of the devastation caused by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
Both storms caused tremendous impact to the United States, but like always, there is a strategy to be had in thinking through how it can impact your portfolio. During the show, he will go review three separate industries that are key to these disasters.

1. Construction & Home Builders
2. Insurance
3. Energy

As always, if you have questions, please send an email to alex.richwagen@gmail.com or visit alexrichwagen.com for further content like his book, Investing Should be Easy.

Thanks!

Alex

Podcast – Investing Should Be Easy – Episode 15 Stock Review NEE

If you are beginning investor, check out today’s show!

In today’s podcast, Alex will look under the hood at a defensive stock, NEE, that is an electric utility known as Next Era Energy. Listen to the show to find out why you should consider this for your portfolio as a possible low risk investment with some growth potential. During the show, he will go through his standard 3-step process to analyze the stock

1. Google Finance (high level)
2. Finviz.com (technicals & fundamental analysis)
3. NEE Investor Relations (future projects on the company)

The stock, NEE, can be found under the DRIP umbrella, Computershare.com to invest directly with the company at an affordable cost.

As always, if you have questions, please send an email to alex.richwagen@gmail.com or visit alexrichwagen.com for further content like his book, Investing Should be Easy.

Thanks!

Alex

Podcast – Investing Should Be Easy – Episode 14 with Aqua America

If you are beginning investor, check out today’s show!

In today’s podcast, Alex will look under the hood at a defensive stock, WTR, that is utility known as Aqua America. Listen to the show to find out why you should consider this for your portfolio as a possible low risk investment with some growth potential. During the show, he will go through his standard 3-step process to analyze the stock

1. Google Finance (high level)
2. Finviz.com (technicals & fundamental analysis)
3. WTR Investor Relations (future projects on the company)

The stock, WTR, can be found under the DRIP umbrella, Computershare.com to invest directly with the company at an affordable cost.

As always, if you have questions, please send an email to alex.richwagen@gmail.com or visit alexrichwagen.com for further content like his book, Investing Should be Easy.

Thanks!

Alex

Podcast – Investing Should Be Easy – Episode 13

In today’s show, Alex will review a few articles that discuss why more people aren’t investing (2/3 of Millenials) the root causes behind it, and how to get started. Find as much as $300 in monthly income to get started, that’s article #2. Lastly, with the stock market starting to shift, Alex discusses how to address your portfolio with defensive stocks.

Links to today’s articles –

Article 1 – Why More People Aren’t Investing 

Article 2 – How to save $300 a month

If you have any questions / comments, please send an email into alex.richwagen@gmail.com, and visit the website alexrichwagen.com

Thanks!

Alex

Podcast – Investing Should Be Easy – Episode 12

If you are beginner investor, check out today’s show! In today’s episode, Alex will review one of the many reasons investing is important, buy a house. Buying a house is a big decision and isn’t emotional. Alex discusses how important it is to put 20% for a down payment, how much of your house you actually own after a few years, and how it matters when choosing a 15 vs. a 30 year mortgage.

If you have questions or comments, please send an email into alex.richwagen@gmail.com, or visit the website alexrichwagen.com

Thanks!

Alex

 

Podcast – Investing Should Be Easy – Episode 11

If you are beginning investor, check out today’s show!

In today’s podcast, Alex will look under the hood at an investment holding company, BBT, and find out why millenials getting into housing could be the key to its success. During the show, he will go through his standard 3-step process to analyze the stock
1. Google Finance (high level)
2. Finviz.com (technicals & fundamental analysis)
3. BBT Investor Relations (future projects on the company)

The stock, BBT, can be found under the DRIP umbrella, Computershare.com to invest directly with the company at an affordable cost.

As always, if you have questions, please send an email to alex.richwagen@gmail.com or visit alexrichwagen.com for further content like his book, Investing Should be Easy.

Thanks!

Alex