Long-term Stock Investing

When investing in a stock for the long term, you want to research the company and its potential for future growth. This page guides you through what to look for.
By: Harry Atkins
Harry Atkins
Harry joined us in 2019, drawing on more than a decade writing, editing and managing high-profile content for blue… read more.
Updated: Feb 24, 2021
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19 Lessons
Beginner
1 hour 8 mins

What you'll learn

  • The potential earnings available with long term stock investing
  • How to spot value in the stock market
  • The difference between key financial indicators such as a company's ROA or price to earnings ratio

Key course lessons

If our Stock Markets 101 course was your introduction to stock market investing, think of the Stock Investing course as the next step, your intermediate-level guide to investing. Just remember, this is not a get-rich-quick scheme and takes time, patience, and emotional stability.

Course overview

1. Investing Strategies

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2. Financial Statements


3. Financial Analysis

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