48 Best Quotes about Stock

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One fifth of human kind depend on fish to live. Today now 70 percent of the fish stock are over-exploited. According to FAO if we don't change our system of fishing the main sea resources will be gone in 2050. We don't want to believe what we know. - Yann Arthus-Bertrand , Photographer

There’s no denying that a collapse in stock prices today would pose serious macroeconomic challenges for the United States. Consumer spending would slow, and the U.S. economy would become less of a magnet for foreign investors. Economic growth, which in any case has recently been at unsustainable levels, would decline somewhat. History proves, however, that a smart central bank can protect the economy and the financial sector from the nastier side effects of a stock market collapse - Ben Bernanke, Public Servant

Banks Quotes, Challenge Quotes, Economy Quotes, Stock Market Quotes, History Quotes

Most of the time common stocks are subject to irrational and excessive price fluctuations in both directions as the consequence of the ingrained tendency of most people to speculate or gamble... to give way to hope, fear and greed - Benjamin Graham

Time Quotes, Hope Quotes, Fear Quotes, Greed Quotes

The person that is buying a share of stock is convinced he knows something that the other person who's selling it to him does not know. There's no zero sum game in Wall Street - Bernard Madoff

Selling Quotes


I never hesitate to tell a man that I am bullish or bearish. But I do not tell people to buy or sell any particular stock. In a bear market all stocks go down and in a bull market they go up - Jesse Livermore

The average man doesn’t wish to be told that it is a bull or a bear market. What he desires is to be told specifically which particular stock to buy or sell. He wants to get something for nothing. He does not wish to work. He doesn’t even wish to have to think - Jesse Livermore

Work Quotes, Desire Quotes

No one owns you. One hundred per cent of the stock in your personal corporation belongs to you. - George Matthew Adams, Editor

I called my business manager in California and said, 'Sell all of my stock' - what little of it I had - and it's the only smart financial move I ever made. - Lauren Bacall, Actress

Business Quotes

For the impious act begets more after it, like to the parent stock. - Aeschylus, Greek Poet

The Greens will continue to champion a fairer society rather than simply the economy and to champion the parliament rather than simply the stock exchange - Bob Brown, Politician

Change Quotes, Economy Quotes

I think the hardest thing about my job is the way Whole Foods Market views itself philosophically is that we are a business ethics dedicated to meeting all the various stakeholders of the company's best interests. And by stakeholders we mean customers, team members, stockholders, community, and the environment.Sometimes what is in the best interest of one stakeholder may not be in the best interest of another stakeholder, and as the CEO, I have to balance the various interests of the different constituencies and stakeholders to create win, win, win scenarios, and that can sometimes be very difficult to do. Everybody wants something from the CEO - John Mackey

Food Quotes, Business Ethics Quotes, Company Quotes, Customer Quotes, Balance Quotes, Community Quotes

Before this century is over, the Dow Jones Industrial Average will probably be over one million versus around 10,000 now. So for the long-term, the outlook is tremendously bullish if you buy stocks blindly to keep for a century - John Templeton

I don't think objectively we are in a tech bubble when tech stocks are at a 30 year low. - Marc Andreessen, Businessman

I was a workaholic. I never stopped. I lived in fifth gear. I bought cars. I invested in stocks. I made more money than I had ever imagined. - Mitch Albom , Writer

Work Quotes, Money Quotes

I bought a company in the mid-'90s called Dexter Shoe and paid $400 million for it. And it went to zero. And I gave about $400 million worth of Berkshire stock, which is probably now worth $400 billion. But I've made lots of dumb decisions. That's part of the game. - Warren Buffett, Businessman

Company Quotes, Decision Quotes, Worth Quotes

I think the tech stock, the public market is still completely traumatized by the dotcom crash. I think the investors and reporters and analysts and everybody is determined to not get taken advantage of again, and that is what everybody who lived through 2000, what they kind of remember. - Marc Andreessen, Businessman

I love being at home, being with friends and family. I'm of European stock, brought up in Australia. I'm a passionate guy. I just love life. - Eric Bana

Love Quotes, Life Quotes, Passion Quotes

If a business does well, the stock eventually follows. - Warren Buffett, Businessman

Business Quotes

A severed foot is the ultimate stocking stuffer. - Mitch Hedberg

I kind of like the idea of living a rather ordinary life as a shopkeeper, and I examine that possibility as one of the outcomes of the young Gerald Bostock growing older. - Ian Anderson, Musician

Life Quotes

Thank God, I never was cheerful. I come from the happy stock of the Mathers, who, as you remember, passed sweet mornings reflecting on the goodness of God and the damnation of infants. - Henry Adams, Historian

God Quotes

Tech stocks are trading at a 30-year-low when compared to the multiples of industrials (companies). It's the weirdest bubble when everyone hates everything. - Marc Andreessen, Businessman

I rarely think the market is right. I believe non dividend stocks aren’t much more than baseball cards. They are worth what you can convince someone to pay for it - Mark Cuban, Businessman

Worth Quotes

Don't gamble; take all your savings and buy some good stock and hold it till it goes up, then sell it. If it don't go up, don't buy it. - Will Rogers, Actor

In 1961, the United States began chemical warfare in Vietnam, South Vietnam, chemical warfare to destroy crops and livestock. That went on for seven years. The level of poison - they used the most extreme carcinogen known: dioxin. And this went on for years. - Noam Chomsky

If stock market experts were so expert, they would be buying stock, not selling advice. - Norman Ralph Augustine, Author

Advice Quotes, Selling Quotes, Stock Market Quotes

One fifth of human kind depend on fish to live. Today now 70 percent of the fish stock are over-exploited. According to FAO if we don't change our system of fishing the main sea resources will be gone in 2050. We don't want to believe what we know. - Yann Arthus-Bertrand , Photographer

Change Quotes

My books are often shelved around those of Chinua Achebe and Margaret Atwood, or Chimamanda Adichie and Monica Ali. All of this depends, of course, on the bookstore and how conversant the shelf stocker is with the alphabet. - Chris Abani, Author

To me, a critic is someone who gets paid for their opinion, and they're entitled to that opinion but I don't really put a lot of stock into their opinion. I'm going to cut the kind of records and the kind of songs that I like, and the kind of things that I enjoy doing. If critics dig it, that's fine, if they don't, that's fine. - Jason Aldean , Musician

Opinion Quotes

I've consciously taken on material that's a bit too much for me but not an overreach. The first movie, just about performances. 'The Town,' I learned how to work broader material, develop tension, direct bigger scenes, action sequences. 'Argo,' I experimented with film stock, widened the scope of my geography. - Ben Affleck, American Actor

Action Quotes, Work Quotes, Performance Quotes, Material Quotes

Gambling with cards or dice or stocks is all one thing. It's getting money without giving an equivalent for it. - Henry Ward Beecher, Clergyman

Giving Quotes, Money Quotes

I own stock, and I also insure my car with Geico. - Ernie Banks, Athlete

I've done everything from stocking shelves at a natural food co-op, to baking bagels at Brueggers and bussing tables. Then I realized that jobs suck, but if you could get up at 6 A.M. and bake your own breakfast, that is very satisfying. - Marco Arment , Businessman

Food Quotes

When you get billions in aid and your weapons resupplied and your ammunition stock resupplied, you don't learn the lesson that war is bad and nobody wins. - Abdallah II of Jordan, Jordanian Leader

War Quotes

Instead of waiting until the holiday season - when mail solicitations flood in from worthy organizations - and making a flurry of gifts because this is the time of year to give, sit down and take stock. Identify your passion, learn about it, and direct your time, mind, and dollars to aligned causes and organizations. - Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen , Businesswoman

Time Quotes, Passion Quotes, Mind Quotes, Worth Quotes

Of course, giving is deeply emotional. But supplementing emotion with research makes it more likely that a gift can have a bigger impact. It's like any investment. After all, you wouldn't put funds into stocks or bonds without understanding the potential return. Why wouldn't you do the same when investing in society? - Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen , Businesswoman

Investing Quotes, Understanding Quotes, Potential Quotes, Emotion Quotes, Giving Quotes

When we were children we were grateful to those who filled our stockings at Christmas time. Why are we not grateful to God for filling our stockings with legs? - Anton Chekhov, Russian Dramatist

Children Quotes, God Quotes, Time Quotes

The United States is the only country where a driver can have a successful career - either in stock cars or IndyCar - and he won't need a passport. - Mario Andretti, Driver

Success Quotes

Chicago '68 was a relatively small demonstration for its time, but I've talked to millions of people who claim they were there because it felt like we were all there. Everyone from our generation was there and was at Woodstock. - Bill Ayers, American Activist

Time Quotes, Aim Quotes

The world knows of a vast stock of epic material scattered up and down the nations; sometimes its artistic value is as extraordinary as its archaeological interest, but not always. - Lascelles Abercrombie, Poet

Logic Quotes, Material Quotes

A collapse in U.S. stock prices certainly would cause a lot of white knuckles on Wall Street. But what effect would it have on the broader U.S. economy? If Wall Street crashes, does Main Street follow? Not necessarily - Ben Bernanke, Public Servant

Economy Quotes

4 Top quotes about Stock by Shawn Amos

The Woodstock dove on the iconic poster is really a catbird. And it was originally perched on a flute. - Shawn Amos, Musician

Woodstock was a business. A very poorly run business. - Shawn Amos, Musician

Business Quotes

A few performances have been left out of the various Woodstock soundtracks and film edits over the years, most notably The Grateful Dead. - Shawn Amos, Musician

Performance Quotes

When Woodstock ended on Monday morning, over 600 acres of garbage was left behind on Max Yasgur's farm. It took over 400 volunteers and $100,000 to remove it all. - Shawn Amos, Musician

Monday Quotes

4 Famous quotes about Stock by Bill Gates

I think any statement about stock prices is always suspect unless it's made by Warren Buffett. - Bill Gates, American Businessman

I'm going to retain a lot of Microsoft's stock. - Bill Gates, American Businessman

If you've found some way to educate yourself about engineering, stocks, or whatever it is, good employers will have some type of exam or interview and see a sample of your work. - Bill Gates, American Businessman

Work Quotes

Some people, through luck and skill, end up with a lot of assets. If you're good at kicking a ball, writing software, investing in stocks, it pays extremely well. - Bill Gates, American Businessman

Investing Quotes, Skill Quotes, Luck Quotes