Warren Buffett signifies a mindset that investing in 2017 is not just having a piece of a stock and having small pieces of a company here and there, and waiting for the money to pour in. He knows that investing represents something bigger and when you take investing serious and look at it as a bigger entity, then it can start paying off for you.
The representation of investments for Warren Buffett has been that he owns part of each company as if it was his own. Being a shareholder in a company is being parted owner of that company. He believes in 2017 that when investors start looking at stocks as being the owner of the company, then they will treat it as such and take it more seriously.
With so much happening in the media and with technology, it is very important to take investing very serious because there are many opportunities to gain wealth in this type of industry period when focusing on the company as your own. You will research it longer, understand the mindset of consumers that buy into the company and have a bigger focus on seeing the company succeed by any means necessary.
Warren Buffett’s ideas about the stock market and investing is an old school way of thought but no matter when and what year you begin investing it all remains true. That if you treat the stock like it’s your own business that investing in 2017 or in 1980, is always the best mindset to treat it as it’s your own.