Why look back? In the financial arena, it can help you plot the path ahead…
Take in this quick year in review so you can see where your portfolio is headed after the ball drops.
For investors and traders, looking back should provide insight into what you should be investing in and trading in 2016.
What do I mean by investing in and trading? Just that—buy shares like an investor, sell calls like a trader.
And despite near historic lows in volatility, 2015 was a good year to do this. Next year will be even better.
In my services and my own portfolio, the best stocks are not necessarily those that rose the most in value, but those that threw off the most cash. Let’s also not forget appreciation, or company performance that should generate stock appreciation in 2016.
In the case of these four stocks, I do believe the past serves as a prologue for 2016.
Here they are (and I own all of them)…