Monthly June, 2010

Understanding Hedge Funds – leverage (borrowings and debt)

An example of a leveraged fund is a market neutral fund. Essentially market neutral funds (a type of leveraged Hedge Fund) go long on a stock which they believe is a very good stock and at the same time go short on a stock in the same group that they believe to be a weak...

This content is for Basic Membership members only. Please login to view this content. (Register here.)

Continue Reading →

Price of Gold – Is there a Correction Coming?

If one listens to many pundits, there is a fear that the price of gold has risen too far and too fast. Without resorting to charts, detailed technical analysis and indicators, from a common sense point of view, it is possible that the price of gold is due for a fall. Any time the price...

This content is for Basic Membership members only. Please login to view this content. (Register here.)

Continue Reading →

Buy Gold or Buy Shares of Gold Companies – Reviewing 10 years of buying physical gold

The press and the commentators report on the daily fluctuation in the price of gold. In the last 5 years, the spot price of gold has risen from $450/oz to $1,250/oz. On a compounded basis, if you had bought at the right time 5 years ago, and sold now, you would have achieved roughly an...

This content is for Basic Membership members only. Please login to view this content. (Register here.)

Continue Reading →

Value Investing vs Buy and Hold Return on Investment

CymorFund Return on Investment ROI The CymorFunds understand and implement simple concepts. When there is value, buy that value. This concept has helped achieve excellent returns. Although still small in size, the latest CymorFund established in 2010 recorded over a 40% return in its first quarter of operations. There will be good quarters and poor...

This content is for Basic Membership members only. Please login to view this content. (Register here.)

Continue Reading →

Why Invest in Commodities through Hedge Funds

These are times of great financial instability. Some financial gurus say investments in gold are the answer. Some say there will be continuing Euro meltdowns from Spain, Portugal, Italy and other countries, or that the US dollar is doomed. Some say the financial world is heading towards calamity. All of this is fear mongering. One...

This content is for Basic Membership members only. Please login to view this content. (Register here.)

Continue Reading →

The Problem With Most Hedge Funds

Hedge Funds traditionally use derivatives, borrowings, margin borrowings, fancy neutral strategies, short selling and other similar strategies in order to attempt to beat the market and preserve capital. The greatest fear of Hedge Fund managers is that they will have a down quarter, and everyone will withdraw their money. The result is that the average...

This content is for Basic Membership members only. Please login to view this content. (Register here.)

Continue Reading →

Learn More
Premium & Free Memberships
What Are You Waiting For? Join The CymorFund Stock Pick Newsletter Today! Try Our 30 Day Risk Free Trial.