Buying Stocks in Nike: Should You Just Do It?

Chances are you’ll find the familiar Nike “swoosh” logo in your shoe closet or workout drawer. But should you include Nike in your stock portfolio? Despite record-setting inflation, the company has demonstrated strong resilience and innovation. This guide will give you some reasons to consider buying stocks in Nike, then show you a strategy for…


Is It Time To Give Renewables A SHOT? | From the Mind of the Gorilla

  Renewable energy is such a polarizing topic… But I guess that’s what happens in a politically charged atmosphere. However, like most gorillas – I don’t care about politics… I care about helping members of GorillaTrades make as much money as humanly (or sapienly) possible. That said… Oil has made people rich for more than…


Wally World Scores BIG | From the Mind of the Gorilla

  I swear… We’re living in one of the STRANGEST economies this ol’ Gorilla has ever seen. It’s both AWESOME and TERRIBLE at the same time… I don’t know any other way to describe it. It’s like the financial gods got together and decided they were going to get together and give us some epic…

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The Pros and Cons of Investing in Individual Stocks

Many stockbrokers recommend that clients invest in mutual funds, ETFs, or other vehicles that contain a range of stocks or other assets. But some investors have their sights set on a particular company. Is there value to investing in individual stocks, or is it better to stick to the tried-and-true method of investing in a…


Getting the Greatest Gain: How Do You Create a Growth Portfolio?

Investors often pursue many different goals, but earning money over time is certainly among their top priorities. To achieve the greatest return on your investments, you’ll need to build and maintain a growth portfolio, but how do you create a growth portfolio in the first place, and how do you find the right balance between…


Does Toyota Dream Of Electric Sheep? | From the Mind of the Gorilla

  Are you a science fiction fan? The Gorilla dabbles a little bit… I grew up in the time of Star Wars and Star Trek – but leaned more toward the darker edge of the genre. One of my favorites was Blade Runner – where Harrison Ford hunted down human-like robots before they killed people. It was very stylistic… But the…


Feed Your Inbox: What Is the #1 Ranked Investment Newsletter?

The best investment decisions are made with the right data. Investment newsletters offer investors up-to-the-minute information about the state of the market and provide tips on what companies to invest in. What is the #1 ranked investment newsletter, you ask? This guide will introduce you to the all-around best pick and review some of the…


Buckle Up, Folks… | From the Mind of the Gorilla

  Man… Whenever I hear those words – I always prepare for the worst. However, I need to stop doing that – because sometimes – buckling up is just for the safety’s sake… Nothing bad is going to happen – we’re just going to have a rougher ride. That doesn’t mean bad… In fact, depending…


Your Guide to Pitching a Stock

Investments aren’t always made solo. Occasionally, you may be asked to pitch a stock to someone else — perhaps at a networking event or an interview with a hedge fund. But what’s involved in pitching a stock? This guide will show you how to prepare a stock pitch and give you some ideas on how…