A reader asked how does StashAway fit into our strategy of increasing passive income. The short answer is it does not!
If you look at our portfolio, you will see a few counters that are very red. Those are some of my attempts at picking growth stocks as compared to the usual REITs/dividends stocks. When growth stocks do not meet its growth expectation, expect the share price to drop significantly! Personally, I find it extremely difficult to pick value/growth stocks and the idea was reinforced in my mind when I came across another article by Thumbtack Investor – What Makes You Think You Can Win? The Case For TheTrue Value Investor – LTC Corporation & S I2I Limited. Imagine the level of effort required for one to analyze a particular company, understand its business and forecast its growth. KPO just can’t do it due to 1. limited/no knowledge in each and every