Articles by Ted Allrich
Right Time For Apartment REIT's?
11/8/2011, 2:54 pm from Ted Allrich in Investing, Investing Ideas, Mutual Funds, Stocks
Housing news is terrible. While some regional pockets show signs of revival, most are stagnant with little new home construction and very little buying. Empty houses dot the landscape... Read >>
A Cautionary Tale
11/1/2011, 6:54 pm from Ted Allrich in Investing, Investing Ideas, Basics
Imagine there is a stock that had all these attributes: it delayed, but didn't cure, cancer, giving patients longer lives by 3 to 6 months. Yes, it was expensive to produce, but the... Read >>
This Is How It Is
10/25/2011, 4:58 pm from Ted Allrich in Investing, Economy, Investing Ideas
Times are tough. There is no easy solution for making them better. No one politician can come in and make our problems go away just because he/she was just elected. We tried... Read >>
Thinking Beyond Today
10/19/2011, 1:15 am from Ted Allrich in Investing, Investing Ideas, Stocks
Most investors understand that stocks reflect activity anticipated 6 to 9 months from now. That's why some stocks go up when they report losses. It's because management announces new... Read >>
Even If They Bail Out Greece.....
10/11/2011, 12:12 pm from Ted Allrich in Investing, Investing Ideas, Economy, International
It won't make much difference for stocks. Europe is coalescing to save one of its own by throwing more money at the problem. Greece has over -spent for decades, and now reality has... Read >>
Can It Get Worse?
10/4/2011, 12:43 pm from Ted Allrich in Investing, Investing Ideas, Economy, Stocks
Yes. Absolutely. The stock market could go much lower as fear becomes the overriding emotion controlling investors' decisions. There are basically two drivers for the stock... Read >>
10 Things To Do Right Now
9/27/2011, 3:31 pm from Ted Allrich in Investing, Investing Ideas, ETFs, Stocks
It's the best of times. It's the worst of times. So Charles Dickens wrote that first. It still applies. For all the terrible news, there's plenty of opportunity for... Read >>
9/20/2011, 10:33 am from Ted Allrich in Investing, Basics, Investing Ideas
Some investors like dividends. They're usually paid quarterly and boost the return of a stock that is going higher. Or they help soften the blow of ones that go lower. In either... Read >>
Go For The Dividends
9/13/2011, 2:32 pm from Ted Allrich in Investing, Investing Ideas, Stocks
The stock market is in a state of major flux, going way up and way down, often on the same day. It reflects investors' general anxiety about the U.S. economy, Europe's woes, and everything... Read >>
Should You Buy Banks Now?
9/6/2011, 2:38 pm from Ted Allrich in Investing, Stocks, Banking and Loans, Investing Ideas
Here's the toughest part about buying banks: you can't get all the information you need to make an informed decision. Why's that? Because banks don't fully disclose the age of their... Read >>