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Investing in Stocks Exchange Tips and Ideas: Still Stocks are best!

By Charles Hopkins Published 01/22/2009 | Finance
Many people are wondering whether it is the right time to invest in stock markets. The expected global economic recession has already been set in and the first effects of the economic uncertainty are already seen in stock markets. One thing is sure; it is neither a sellers market nor a buyers market. Then what is it?

Investing in stock markets can be profitable in any kind of market, whether it is bearish or bullish. As an investor you should have good ideas and tricks. You should be very calculative. There are ways by which you can invest in the stock market even at this point of time and make good returns out of it. When we discuss about the gains from stock market, we will be pointing towards two kinds of profit making, namely long term profit making and short term profit making. The present market is undoubtedly ideal for long term investments and long term profit making. It does not mean that short term profit making is not possible. If you are very vigilant about the movements of the stock markets, you can put your hands on good shares and can make short term revenues as well.

As all of us know investing in the share market and getting good profit is always a challenge. As an investor, you should do perfect homework. You have to go through thoroughly the trend analysis of the stocks. This way you would able to identify ideal stocks which do not fluctuate or do not show a downward trend. Also you should be aware of the demand and sale of the products and services produced by the company. It is always advisable to identify the stocks which do not have much impact on the economic conditions or industrial growth of other countries.

The present period is ideal for long term investments in stock markets. At present the indices are in the rock bottom. In any case the stock market cannot go further down. It may be possible that the market continues to be stagnant at the present level for some more time. But eventually it has to go up to high return indices. So there need not be any doubt in the mind of investors for long term investment in the stock markets. Long term investments do not mean 10 years or more. It means just two years to five years.

Many financial experts expect a surge in the stocks in the future, within a year itself. It is worthy to invest in good industry and IT shares at the present low cost. You can take the advices of experts in this field or can use many tools to analyze the stability and soundness of the stocks.