There are two common ways investors make money in the stock market: growth investing and value investing. Growth investing involves finding stocks that are scaling the business at an above-average rate. Fintech giant PayPal used to be a popular investment in its space.
Since going public in 2015, financial technology (fintech) company PayPal Holdings (NASDAQ: PYPL) has generated tens of billions of dollars in profits. Where'd it all go? It's not only important to know how a company makes money -- it's also important to know how that money is spent.
Since this decade began, the major stock indexes have all endured two bear markets. With all three major stock indexes well below their all-time highs set between November 2021 and January 2022, bargains can still be found. Patient investors wanting to lean on time as an ally can buy the following three unrivaled stocks now, with the goal of generating life-changing money by 2040.