Monthly Archives: February 2008


Understanding Portfolio Returns

We have recently been asked by a couple of members to clarify the individual stock return calculations, as these did not reflect the single stock returns they were seeing in their online broker accounts. We thought we would therefore take the opportunity to clarify how the return formula works.The key […]


Weekly Member Interview: Howard Barr

This week’s Wall Street Transcript interview is with Covestor member Howard Barr, aka habarr. Howard currently works in IT but may shortly be switching to a career in Finance. He has a mixed strategy incorporating both short-term positions and some longer-term holdings. Typically when shooting for short term gains he […]