How to make R1m out of R100K on stocks in just two years – but it’s risky

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How to make R1m out of R100K on stocks in just two years – but it’s risky

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Gambling on whether a share will gain or lose value is the surest way to make big returns, but you can also lose far more than you started with.

The possibility of success with my master plan – to grow R100,000 to R1 million over the next two years by investing in a few neglected shares and others that offer recovery potential – looks extremely slim. After doing a lot of reading and number crunching, it looks like the best I can hope for is that the little portfolio will grow to R241,000. That in itself is an optimistic goal. Every share in the portfolio must basically more than double to reach the rather disappointing figure. In addition, the calculations exclude brokerage and other costs. A few of the...



 


 

 

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