No, $KISS is not some new hot stock I discovered on CNBC or Reddit. KISS, a US Navy principle from the 1960’s stands for “keep it simple, stupid”, and that is what I am planning to do with my investments from here on out.

Unlike most people in my age…


originally written in Jan 2021

This blog post is about the Jan 2021 $GME short squeeze and retail trading platform Robinhood. If you’re reading this, you probably already know what happened, so this post is my interpretation of the events.

I recently listened to this episode of the All In Podcast and it offered some…


originally written Jan 2021

A few days into January, I discovered special-purpose acquisition companies, or SPACs, and after doing my research, invested into Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp. V (Ticker: $IPOE), a holding company created by VC firm Social Capital and its CEO Chamath Palihapitiya.

SPAC’s are a much more complex and controversial investment…


originally written Dec 2020

Holiday season is upon us, just in time for my latest investment, aptly named Snowflake Inc, to handsomely mature.

Snowflake Inc ($SNOW) went public in mid September, and due to popular demand, optimism for the future, and maybe a little bandwagoning, more than doubled in its first day of trading.


originally written April 2020

Aside from my long term index investing, I try to keep a small percentage of my portfolio for individual company investment here and there. …


originally written Feb 2020

Is it weird that last year, when I found out that many of my peers had credit cards and I didn’t, that I felt like the one eight-year-old in elementary school who didn’t have light up shoes? …


originally written Dec 2019

This past December marked sixteen months since I first started investing. Despite the fact that the S&P took huge losses at this time last year, my portfolio was still able to grow 14% in the last sixteen months. This success, though very short term, is a testament to the advice…


originally written Jan 2020

This past summer I learned about Discounted Cash Flows, a method widely used by investment analysts to evaluate company financials and project future earnings and cash flows. Building a DCF is rather monotonous and time consuming, so I designed a template spreadsheet that allows users to copy-paste a company’s financial…


originally written March 2020

March 2020 can very well go down in history as the month that the coronavirus hit the world. COVID-19 has been slowly growing since last December, but between society’s lack of urgency and the virus itself spreading rapidly, it’s safe to say March has been the biggest gut punch so…


originally written Feb 2020

I have tried to get back into regular reading multiple times in college, but haven’t really been successful. Most times, it has been because of my own personal laziness, but I have also at times found it hard to pick a book that I genuinely found interesting.

Although this is…

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