Jun 25, 2020
In episode 274 of Financially Simple, Justin and Chris Steward consider the Stock Market - can it be beaten?
Investing in the Stock Market is more than just picking a few stocks that look good, there are many, many factors that should be considered when taking the plunge. Justin and Chris discuss the idea of beating the system, and why it’s more complex than “buy low, sell high”.
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02:14 - Is It Possible To Beat The Stock Market?
02:57 - What is Benchmarking?
06:29 - What is an Index?
07:34 - Price-Weighted Index
09:03 - Market-Weighting
11:27 - Comparing to the S&P 500
13:22 - Diversification
16:06 - Can You Beat The Market?
19:07 - Friction vs. Frictionless
22:43 - Conclusion
23:24 - Wrap Up
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Host Justin Goodbread, Certified Financial Planner, Certified Exit Planning Advisor, Certified Value Growth Advisor. He is a serial entrepreneur, author, speaker, educator, Investopedia Top 100 advisor, and business strategist with over 20 years of experience. Justin owns Heritage Investors LLC, a registered investment adviser with the State of Tennessee. Heritage Investors only transacts business in states where it is properly registered or is excluded or exempted from registration requirements. This material is for general information only and is not intended to provide specific advice or recommendations for individuals. To determine what is appropriate for you, please consult a qualified professional. The Financially Simple podcast provides information, guidance, and support to Small Businesses in the United States.