If you’ve just started investing, learning how to buy stocks and knowing which stocks are worth buying can be an overwhelming process. However, developing a strategy can be a good place to start.
For example, I am looking for companies that have an advantage over their competitors, such as a more efficient cost structure, a better product, or a larger user base. Regardless, companies with a competitive advantage tend to outperform the package, which can result in big profits for shareholders.
In this sense both Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) and salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM) look like good stocks for new investors to buy. That’s why these two companies offer a great start to your portfolio.
1. Amazon: the e-commerce giant
Amazon is a great example of a company with a strong edge. Since it was founded in 1994, Amazon has grown from an online bookseller to the largest online marketplace in the United States
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