Michael K. Dawson forte is discovering long term themes, leveraging them thru the Stock Market and riding 'em as long as it's putting money in his pocket. Thus, the moniker Trend Rida.Visit his site: The Trend Rida: Spotting Trends and Riding 'em to the Bank (http://www.TrendRida.com/)
A long time Senior Corporate Financial Analyst for DLLR, RAD and others.
Projects included.... budgets, 5 year forecasts, same store sales analysis, loan proposals, joint venture proposals and BOD presentations, etc.
Currently an active Investor.
Former managing director in the Fidelity Investments group of international companies, with long experience in Asia and Europe, also commodities and commodity-driven economies. Now a private investor in shares and property around the world. May not find bonds attractive again in my lifetime!
John Lux is a former market maker, investment banker, security analyst, venture capitalist. He works now as a financial consultant for venture and public companies and as a private investor. He has degrees and experience in law and quantitative analysis. He is the author of several books, including "How to Find a Home Run Stock," How the Shorts Raid Your Stock, Destroy Your Company and What to Do About It," "Bash the Stock Bashers!," and "How to Pick Hot Reverse Merger Penny Stocks."
40 years investing, my strength is technical analysis, though I am a believer that fundamentals also play a vital role in the stocks you pick and follow. I was a tech stock trader in the late 90's and early 2000's, I also trade options when I feel the timing is right. My portfolio is now leaning toward energy and some dividend paying stocks. V, DIS HD , AAPL, T. Focus is on Oil and REits at the moment . I own a long term position in AAPL, O, OHI, HCP, MO, GILD, JPM, DIS, Main, BACPRA, AGNCB, FB, , T, OKE, WMB, ETE and actively trade their options when I see a potential positive reason. I trade daily market movers, usually off dips and breakouts. Trading frequency is daily to monthly. Holding core positions in my mind is key as long as fundamentals are staying as expected.I focus on market leaders in sector that outperform the market, Buy Preferred stocks and dividend stocks in specific sectors using IBD and other sources Including SeekingAlpha.com and Finviz.com, Yahoo Finance and Fidelity.com.
Bill Boynton is President & Chief Investment Officer at Barmston Capital & Advisors. Bill is a former pharmaceutical executive with 31 years in the industry. Barmston Capital & Advisors manage a private equity trust. It also provides Operational Excellence (lean six sigma) and Technology Deployment advice. The trust seeks over performance through the application of classical economics principles. When investing in individual stocks, the trust pursues OGARP opportunities, Organic Growth At Reasonable Price. Barmston Capital & Advisors complies with U.S. Federal Security Law; Rule 501, Regulation D. Accordingly, we can offer funding services under Security & Exchange Commission definitions for 'Accredited Investors'. Barmston also specializes in Operational Excellence (lean six sigma) & Technology Deployment advice.