Thursday, February 06, 2014
Investing in top stocks – businesses with solid balance sheets, good cash flow, impressive profitability and the capacity to drive future growth – will build a portfolio with an impressive mix of businesses and, over the long run, deliver returns that should outperform the market.
Skaffold interprets a company’s key fundamentals and economic indicators into image-rich visuals, making it easy to spot the best stocks and avoid those with a track record of disappointing shareholders
Thursday, October 10, 2013
Have you checked out Skaffold’s new portfolio management tool? It was released a week ago and based on your feedback so far, its proving be a really handy tool to track portfolio performance and make those all important portfolio management decisions.
You can now add multiple transactions, specify the date and price you paid for the shares, and add sell transactions. Skaffold will track your portfolio’s performance and most importantly, let you know how the portfolio is forecast to perform over the next couple of years plus estimate the dividends your businesses are forecast to pay.
We’ve put together some tips to help you get your portfolio set up correctly. Depending upon the size of your portfolio, and how frequently you trade, you’ll need to set aside around half an hour for the initial set up. Once its done you’ll be able to clearly see which of your holdings may be candidates to sell, if you’re overweight or underweight in a particular sector, and which stocks are dragging down the future growth prospects of your overall portfolio.
You’ll also be able to set up custom alerts and be notified when share prices move above or below specific thresholds, if valuations change overnight, and when new annual or interim reports are released.