Stock market analysis

How to categorise stocks for a better investment decision

Having some categories in mind when thinking about stocks is a tremendous help in getting some orientation when making your first steps in stock analysis. You develop the right reflexes and tend to ask the right questions more often than not.

There is a significant amount of literature classing stocks into different types. When trying to figure what kind of animal a stock is, I very much rely on the methodology Peter Lynch described in his classic (recommended to