I had some extra money and I was looking for some companies in the emerging market for a long-term investment. I am personally a tech-savvy engineer. My wife on the other hand is a biologist. So I thought it'll be a good idea to list some of our favorite tech and biotech companies and evaluate th... (more) In my previous post I analyzed the energy select sector ETF: The crude oil story. Buying that fund was a major decision for me both in terms of risk and portfolio weight. In this post I focus on how I generally go about evaluating a passive fund.
How to Evaluate an ETF... (more)
As the first quarter of 2015 is ending I would like to revisit perhaps my most unorthodox choice; the oil companies. Just to put everything in perspective, let's take a look at the following chart. It's showing the crude oil price for the past 24 months. The major drop happened around October 201... (more)