Author: JOYFUL DIVIDENDS

White Marubozu for Profitable Investing & Trades

Glad to have you here at Joyful Dividends! You are reading a blog series on Introduction to Candlesticks. Today, we introduce you to the White Marubozu, which represents extreme bullishness. If you will like to check out a series of candlesticks for to help you invest profitably, please head over to Basic Candlesticks for a full list!  White MarubozuWhite Marubozu Criteria:  The body of this candlestick is white and longer relative to other candles on the chart. There are no upper and lower shadows on either end. Information Conveyed:  In Japanese, Marubozu means “bald head” or “shaved head”. The market opened...

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Long White Candlestick for Profitable Investing and Trades

Glad to have you here at Joyful Dividends! You are reading a blog series on Introduction to Candlesticks. Today, we introduce you to the Long White Candlestick, which may occur as part of a bullish or bearish pattern. If you will like to check out a series of candlesticks for to help you invest profitably, please head over to Basic Candlesticks for a full list!  Long White CandlestickLong White Candlestick Criteria:  The body of this candlestick is white and long compared to its shadows. Relative to other candles on the chart, the body should be around three times longer than...

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White Candlestick for Profitable Investing and Trades

Glad to have you here at Joyful Dividends! You are reading a blog series on Introduction to Candlesticks. If you will like to check out a series of candlesticks for to help you invest profitably, please head over to Basic Candlesticks for a full list!  White CandlestickWhite Candlestick Criteria:  The body of this candlestick is white and of normal (or average) length. The lengths of the shadows are typically shorter than the body. Information Conveyed:  The white candlestick tells us that buying pressure was normal throughout the day. Prices advanced from open to close during the day and buyers were...

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Short White Candlestick for Profitable Investing

Hello and welcome to Joyful Dividends! We aim to help you invest profitably in the stock markets by developing skills in fundamental and technical analysis. It doesn’t matter if you are financially trained or not. Anyone can acquire these simple skills to succeed in the stock market. In today’s post, we introduce the short white candlestick. Following up from our Introduction to Candlesticks page, we introduced a list of basic candlesticks that can help you make profitable trading decisions. Here’s one basic candlestick to start off with. Short White CandlestickShort White Candlestick Criteria:  The body of this candlestick is...

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Here’s One Actionable Stock this Week: Yoma Strategic (YOMA SP)

Hello! Welcome to the Joyful Dividends blog! We are a Singapore-based financial education and stocks investing website. Using our knowledge in fundamental company analysis and understanding of technical indicators, we help investors like you make better and more actionable investing decisions.  Stock in Focus: Yoma Strategic (YOMA SP) Technical Signal:   On 1 November 2017, Joyful Dividends was alerted to the sign of a bullish inverted hammer candlestick pattern occurring in the daily price chart of Yoma SP. Concurrently, the stock exhibited a bullish CCI hook and bullish oversold WilliamR pattern. Combining the 3 price patterns give a good indication...

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What You Need To Know To Make Money In Fintech

Hello, and welcome back to the Joyful Dividends Blog! My mission is to help investors and alpha seekers like you to – Make More Money. Today, I have an interesting topic that you probably would have heard a lot about. Yes, it’s right there in the subject header – FINTECH!  Similar to the industrial revolution of the 1800s and the growth of the Internet in the late 1990s, newest trends today in AI and Fintech will open up money-making opportunities for smart investors who are “in the market”. Before we dive in more deeply into the applications of Fintech...

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Be “In The Market” When Investing In Real Estate

This is the 3rd story in my ongoing post on Real Estate Investing. If everyone’s saying that real estate market is poised for a recovery, it’s time to invest, how do you invest if you are doing it for the first time?  Perhaps a no-brainer answer to that would be – Monitor the Market! If you want to get something, anything, for a good price, there is no substitute for labor and dedication. It is essential to be “in the market”. What does it mean to be “In The Market”?  You can be “in the market” by constantly monitoring...

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Buying Dividend Stocks To Create Another Income

“Do you know the only thing that gives me pleasure? It’s to see my dividends coming in.” – John D. Rockefeller on dividend stocks As the name Joyful Dividends suggest, I am thrilled whenever dividends from good companies or investment holdings arrive in my bank account, “Ka-Ching!”. The sound of money coming in is sweet, ain’t it? By investing continually in fundamentally great dividend stocks, you will find yourself creating another source of income automatically as time passes by. While there are definitely risks to investing in stocks, you can reduce these risks by buying into and building a diversified...

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How You Can Never Lose Money In Investing

Hello! At Joyful Dividends, I discuss investing your money so as to make consistent extra income safely. In order start investing successfully, it goes without saying that you should never lose money. If you want to achieve your financial goals with no hiccups or frustration, here are some good questions to always ask yourself.  Whether you have just started working, been working a few years, or you are a retiree, you may have thought of how to invest your money at some point. It is not an easy question to ask. There are so many investment options out there....

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How To Create A Budget That Saves Money

Is overspending and impulse purchases one of your biggest weaknesses? How about setting up a simple budgeting system to keep yourself accountable?  Sometimes, Grandma’s methods to save money works best. In the past, people used to keep cash in envelopes to keep track of their spending. In today’s culture, however, the rise of credit card lifestyles and e-wallets have made counting cash a thing of the past. The envelope method of saving money can actually be replicated today by using an Excel spreadsheet or Numbers software in Mac. If you will like more features or convenience, there are probably...

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Why Timing Matters In Buying A Property For Investment

One of the biggest news going around my country, Singapore, these days is that the property market is heading for a recovery. Here is my two cents’ worth on bargain hunting property for investment in the Singapore property context.   Now that you are excited by the prospect of a property market upturn in the next year, you may be wondering, “Is now a good time?” Whether you are buying a property for the first, second or third time, a property purchase is always likely to be one of the biggest financial decisions you will make. Buying a property at the...

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Why You Need To Create Multiple Streams Of Income

Here on Joyful Dividends, I write a lot of the ways you can create multiple income streams. I believe that earning an extra income can completely change your life. With multiple streams of income and cash cows, you can afford to quit the day job you hate. You can stop living from paycheck to paycheck. You can pay off all your debt, and finally be free to do what you always wanted to do. When it comes to investing, people like to say don’t put all your eggs in one basket. Have you considered that solely relying on employment income...

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How to Save Money Effectively

No random tips, no frustration, and no cutbacks on your lifestyle. Just highly effective ways to save money here and now. Get insights and workable game plans on how to save your money today.  Regardless of where you are at currently in life, you need to know that saving more money to improve your financial health is possible! If you are already putting some of the money saving guidelines below to work, good for you. If you are looking for ways to get started on a wealth accumulation mindset, this article will help you take that first step. Sometimes,...

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REITs: Investing in Real Estate Without The Hassle

Hello and Welcome to the Joyful Dividends Blog. Other than sharing tips on saving money, making more income sources and living a life on your own terms, I hope to connect with readers who want to learn more about investing, invest better and sustainably.  Today, I begin another series on how to invest with one of my favorite investment vehicles. It actually started more than 250 years ago! At that time, a group of merchants from the U.S. East Coast were discussing ways to build a pier in Boston. By raising funds from investors, they ended up owning the...

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Why Investing in Real Estate in Your 20s Can Make You Rich

Hello, and welcome if you are new here! On Joyful Dividends, I blog about my passion for personal finance, investing and how joyful dividends enable me to live a life that is location independent and on my own terms. I am mostly based in Ho Chi Minh City, a young and dynamic place in South East Asia which offers a very good lifestyle for the adventurous.  Today, I am starting a new series on investing in real estate. Buying a house, how to buy a house at a young age and what is real estate investing is a topic...

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