Do It Yourself (DIY) Stock Investor is a financial website and blog. The site primarily displays technique and reasoning for long-term value investments using fundamental analysis. Articles cover a wide range of stocks that trade on the NYSE, NASDAQ and OTC.
In 2015, DIYSI was founded by Seeking Alpha Contributor Travis Brown. In step with the DIY mentality, retail investors look to manage their own stock portfolios and often Google resources to fashion ideas. DIY Stock Investor is similar to popular stock investor blogs: TheStreet, ValueWalk and TipRanks. Clearly DIYSI being the smaller boutique of the group.
Value investing can be a slow process and lack sudden fantastico swings like day trading. Value investing is more like a hunt or bargain shopping in a lessor known location. It requires some wherewithal to hold the investment for a long term. The market isn't a rational being. To beat it requires one part method and one part madness. Other utilized methods include short-term holds, short-sell and event driven trades.
The DIYSI site is for informational purposes and is not a solicitation to buy or sell securities. The reader is encouraged to follow-up with their own due diligence.
Articles are written by Travis Brown, a Seeking Alpha contributor. Social feeds such as Twitter and StockTwits are utilized to interact with like minded investors and also sharpen the blade versus counter theses. Travis has held a 4.5 star TipRank rating: Dec. '15 and Nov. '16. Multiple stock picks have resulted in +100% returns. Amazon, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), Smith & Wesson Holding Company (NASDAQ: SWHC or AOBC), Neff Corp. (NYSE: NEFF) and Hunstman Corp. (NYSE: HUN) were all outperformers. The coverage of Amazon Prime Air and small Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (sUAV) delivery received international syndication. Additionally, Seeking Alpha had given a #18 IPO Analysis Opinion Leader rank for coverage on Virgin America (NASDAQ: VA).
If you like +100% returns, 1yr holds with lowered capital gains tax, you've found company at DIY Stock Investor. As of 2017, unless demand were to dictate, DIYSI has:
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Articles are written by Travis Brown at Seeking Alpha. Information covers stocks in the NASDAQ stock market and NYSE stock market.