The Stock Market Mania

On Tuesday, November 24, 2020, amid the coronavirus pandemic and poor economic conditions, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) reached an all time high and crossed 30,000 points. It became evident that the divergence between the Main Street (businesses/ economy)…

Is ExxonMobil Stock A Buy? – Exxon Stock Analysis

This week, I fundamentally analyze ExxonMobil's stock. I review Exxon's key ratios, derive the intrinsic value using Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) analysis, and look at expected rate of return from this investment. In the recent months, the entire oil and…

Is Phillips 66 Partners (PSXP) Stock A Buy? – Stock Analysis

This week, I build on my last week's blog post. In this video blog, I fundamentally analyze Phillips 66 Partners' stock. I review PSXP's Business Setup, Annual Report, Risk Factors, Key Ratios, PSX's (Phillip 66 - General Partner) Key Ratios.…

Is BHP Group’s Stock A Buy In 2020? – BHP Stock Analysis

In this week's video blog, I fundamentally analyze BHP's stock (BHP). I review BHP's key ratios, derive the intrinsic value using Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) analysis, and look at expected rate of return from this investment. In the recent months,…

Is Nucor Stock A Buy In 2020? – Nucor Stock Analysis

In this week's video blog, I fundamentally analyze Nucor's stock (NUE). I review Nucor's key ratios, derive the intrinsic value using Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) analysis, and look at expected rate of return from this investment. In the recent years,…

Is Chevron Stock A Buy In 2020? – Chevron Stock Analysis

This week, I build on my last week's blog post. In this video blog, I fundamentally analyze Chevron's stock. I review Chevron's key ratios, derive the intrinsic value using Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) analysis, and look at expected rate of…

Chevron Business Segments, Risk Factors, and Contingent Liabilities

In this week’s video blog post, I look at Chevron's business model, top 5 risk factors, and contingent liabilities outlined in the company's annual report. As value investors, it is important to review the company's fundamentals before deciding to invest…

Is IBM Stock A Buy In 2020? – IBM Stock Analysis

This week, I build on my last week's blog post. In this video blog, I fundamentally analyze IBM's stock. I review IBM's key ratios, derive the intrinsic value using Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) analysis, and look at expected rate of…

IBM Business Segments, Risk Factors, and Contingent Liabilities

In this week’s video blog post, I look at IBM's business model, top 5 risk factors, and contingent liabilities outlined in the company's annual report. As value investors, it is important to review the company's fundamentals before deciding to invest…

Amazon Stock Analysis – Business Segments, Key Ratios, And Intrinsic Value

In this week’s video blog post, I fundamentally analyze Amazon's stock. I look at Amazon's business segments, review the key ratios, derive the intrinsic value using Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) analysis, and look at expected rate of return from this…

Amazon Business Model, Risk Factors, and Contingent Liabilities

In this week’s video blog post, I look at Amazons business model, top 5 risk factors, and contingent liabilities outlined in the company's annual report. In the recent months, Amazon has gained a lot of attention since it is a…

Disconnect Between The US Economy and The Stock Market

The stock market, for the most part, reflects the condition of the economy. So, if the economy is in a bad shape, then the stock prices will drop and reflect those worsened economic conditions. Mr. Market has this bad habit…

Asset Backed US Corporate Bond Investment

As volatility returns in the US stock market, investors become risk averse and seek safer investments such as bonds. Since most of the developed countries in the world, including Japan and many European countries, offer negative interest rates, investors have…

Trade War, Federal Reserve, China, Interest Rates, Currencies, And More

There has been a lot of action in the stock and the bond market recently. In this week's blog post, I will talk about my take on the current events. Let me briefly go over these current events: United States…