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Finding Investing Heroes

In the investment world, I’d caution any beginning investor that a story from someone who has made a fortune may not be a reliable roadmap for replicating their success. You wouldn’t, for instance, go out and buy a lottery ticket because you’ve read a glowing account of some bozo who used the number of letters in his daughters’ names to pick the winning numbers.

How to Find the Best Stock Buys

An article in this week’s Barron’s suggests that contrarian investors can easily beat any of the stock market indexes.


Opportunities in Disruptive Technologies

Seeing the potential of a genuinely disruptive technology, product or service can be ridiculously profitable.

The Best Surveillance Stocks

Last week’s shooting in Charleston, South Carolina, once again highlighted the growing demand for surveillance video systems.

Emerging Markets Investing

Why Are Chinese Stocks So Hot Right Now?

The long period of sideways trading in Chinese stocks has built a powerful base for a rally.

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Cabot Weekly Review

Leaders in Five Market Segments | Stock Market Video

In this week's video, Paul Goodwin, Chief Analyst of Cabot China & Emerging Markets Report, looks at the major indexes, which are still in uptrends, but have stalled our for a few weeks. It’s a bull market, but not a raging bull; some careful buying should reward your due diligence. 

Cabot Chart School

Managing Your Portfolio for Maximum Profits

In this third of three videos in Cabot's stock chart school series, “How to Invest in Growth Stocks,” Cabot Market Letter editor Mike Cintolo takes you through portfolio management -- a skill that most people don't really develop and which leads to them getting sub-par returns. He discusses the concept of portfolio management in general, as well as looking at some specific trades Cabot has made in the past.

Editor's Center

Sideways action isn’t necessarily a bad thing—several weeks of tight range-bound trading can provide an excellent launching pad for a strong new advance.

more from Chloe Lutts Jensen »

Oil-related stocks have rallied during the past 30 days, with gains varying from Schlumberger’s (SLB) 7% to Noble’s (NE) 15% surge.

more from J. Royden Ward »

The bottom line is that, while the environment is still choppy and challenging, the major trend of the market is up, and more stocks are acting well than are breaking down.

more from Michael Cintolo »

PGJ has now put in five days trading between 32 and 32.5, which is a calm consolidation without any evidence of profit taking or remorse selling.

more from Paul Goodwin »

There’s a general expectation in the market that this quarter's earnings season will be disappointing due to currency headwinds.

more from Jacob Mintz »

This coming month, we're going deeper into the biotech arena with mechanisms to control disease through gene transcription via epigenetic means.

more from Thomas E. Garrity »

The market has been very strong over the past week, and thus growth-oriented investors should remain heavily invested.

more from Timothy Lutts »