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John Dowdee  

I am a retired engineer with a PhD in Engineering Science (mostly exotic math) together with a Masters in Statistics. I currently manage my website, where I use my math background to select high-return, low-volatility investments. I also love teaching so I also provide a number of tutorials about all aspects of investing. I am an avid reader and have read just about every book I could find on the stock market. I am still learning so I welcome comments and suggestions. Over the years I have learned that there is no “holy grail”; you cannot receive a good return without taking risks. However, you can choose your investments to reduce risks and those are the kind of investments I like to ...More
  • Description: Occasional Investor. Trading frequency: Weekly
  • Interests: Bonds, Developed International Markets, Dividend stock ideas & income, ETFs, Energy stocks, Gold, Options, REITs, Retirement savings, Stocks - long
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