Jim Mueller

Jim Mueller started his career as a scientist, earning his advanced degree in biochemistry and molecular biology from Washington State University. He has since become a self-taught investor and financial writer. He is also a regular contributor to The Motley Fool.

  1. Financial Analysis

    Understanding financial liquidity

    Financial liquidity comes into play for companies, your personal finances, investing, and the financial markets. However, ...
  2. Financial Analysis

    Dividend facts you may not know

    Discover the issues that complicate these payouts for investors.
  3. Investing Strategy

    Getting started in stocks

    Here, we provide a step-by-step introduction to how to invest in stocks and succeed in this market.
  4. Financial Analysis

    Understanding the Cash Conversion Cycle

    Find out how a simple calculation can help you uncover the most efficient companies.
  5. Financial Analysis

    Depreciation: Straight-Line Vs. Double-Declining Methods

    Appreciate the different methods used to describe how book value is "used up".
  6. Small Business

    Advertising, Crocodiles And Moats

    Memorable advertising is a brick in the fortress that keeps competitors at bay.