Stock Investing Lessons

We invite you to reap the benefits of our lifetime of learning. These investing lessons are based on the unique Cabot approach that we have been using successfully for over 45 years. They will help you become a more successful investor.

Glossary of Terms Frequently Used in Cabot Publications

Stock Market Analysis - Lesson 1

It's a mistake to argue with the stock market.»

Market Timing - Lesson 2

Market timing may not be everything, but it's close.»

Selling Stocks - Lesson 3

Do you want to be right or make money?»

Investor Sentiment - Lesson 4

Don't get lost in the herd. »

Technical Analysis - Lesson 5

The charts don't lie. »

Advanced Technical Analysis - Lesson 5a

Beyond the basics of technical analysis.»

Fundamental Analysis - Lesson 6

Big-picture investing. »

Holding Great Growth Stocks - Lesson 7

When picking a winner is just the beginning. »

Practicing Patience in Stock Investing - Lesson 8

Don't get fooled by short-term behavior. »

When to Cut Losses Short - Lesson 9

The smart way to admit you're wrong. »

Rules For Selling Stock - Lesson 10

Just as important as knowing when to buy. »

Bonus 1: 10 Growth Stock Investing Tools

Based on 50 years of experience.»

Bonus 2: The Three Characteristics of Winning Investors

All winning investors have these things in common.»

Bonus 3: How to Systematically Assess Your Portfolio's Risk

A "position sheet" will give you a great view of your portfolio's risk and rewards.»

Bonus 4: How to Handle Earnings Season

Don't let earnings season get the best of you. »

Bonus 5: How to Improve Your Investing Habits

Consider this list of ten ideas to help improve your investing habits. »

Stock Picks


This stock could rise 50% before becoming fairly valued.

This hot technology company is growing like a weed, thanks to products that speed up cloud communications.

This stock is somewhat well known, but far from well loved.

Cabot Wealth Advisory

Buy This Small-Cap Tech Stock as the Nasdaq Thrives

By Tyler Laundon on October 20, 2016

Technology stocks are thriving, as the Nasdaq has been outpacing the S&P 500 and the Dow for months. And one small-cap tech stock in particular is outperforming the industry’s big boys. Read More >

Is Allergan (AGN) Still an Undervalued Stock?

By Crista Huff on October 18, 2016

Five months ago, Allergan (AGN) was an undervalued stock with tons of growth potential. It's up 21% since then, but still has plenty of upside. Here's why.Read More >

Diversify with Canadian Stocks

By Timothy Lutts on October 17, 2016

Canadian stocks are a good way to diversify your portfolio without taking on too much risk. And one Canadian stock in particular looks quite undervalued.Read More >