Understanding how the stock market functions Utilizing certain tips on when to buy and sell stocks Clarifying what stocks to buy when looking towards investing
Chose large, stable companies Invested in companies we knew Analyzed price fluctuations Diversified our portfolio Considered holiday shopping season Remained aware of current news and its effects.
Blue chip stocks Unknown stocks that were a bit risky
The recent decline in the stock market of 2008 has greatly affected all stocks.
Be patient when investing Choose stable stocks along with risky stocks (REMEMBER to diversify!) Consider current events. What We Learned
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