Invessential Blog

Insightful articles on investing

3 Steps to Analyzing a Company's Dividend

Income investors love dividend stocks, but not all are attractive or safe. Knowing the ins and outs of a company’s dividend¬† before investing is crucial for any dividend stock – especially for established businesses who distribute a majority of profits.

by Vineel Bhat, 6/28/21

The edge individual investors have over institutions

92% of mutual funds underperformed the S&P 500 in 15 years. But this doesn’t mean picking individual stocks is a pointless endeavor: retail investors have numerous advantages over institutions, and may have a better chance of beating the market.

by Vineel Bhat, 5/4/21