How to Sell Your Business

I frequently get mail from business brokers who want to help me sell my business, and I always throw it away. I consider Cabot to be a family business; we've been serving individual investors for 38 years and I expect we'll keep on so...
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How to Spot a Has-Been Stock

One of the hardest concepts for individual investors to grasp is the idea that the stock does not represent the company. In fact, the stock represents investors' PERCEPTIONS of the company. If investors think a company's future is bright, even though it is yet...
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A Leading Education Stock

One of the most encouraging signs I see in the market is the action of many potential leading stocks. There are more than a handful that are hanging in there despite the market's woes. And there are a few that have actually broken on...
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Investment Advice to Use Now

To say that we live in historic times would be an understatement. We've all been shaken by more earth-shaking news in just the past few months than we've seen in the prior decade. There's been the takeover of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, disappearance...
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