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The Tractor Story

When my father published the very first issue of his market letter in 1970, he borrowed the name Cabot from the farm where we lived. His father had bought the farm in 1941 and in 1948 he bought a brand new tractor to replace the horses used on the farm.


Real Market Timing for Beginners

Of all the Cabot techniques for growth investing, the one I have the hardest time explaining is our approach to market timing.


5 Game-Changing Forecasts and Technologies

Our FREE investing series reports will help you navigate changes headed your way at light speed.

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Three Market Lessons in Three Charts

The first lesson of the 1st chart is that the long-term trend and the short-term trend are two different things.

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Rev up Your Motors with these Three Stocks

Demand for auto supplies has ratcheted industry sales up from $120 billion in 2007.

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Cabot Weekly Review

Good Time for Little Buying | Stock Market Video

In this week’s Stock Market Video, Cabot China & Emerging Markets Report Analyst Paul Goodwin looks at charts, rebounds, breakouts, tractors and setups. With markets quiet and plenty of uncertainty, it’s a good time to do a little buying but pay close attention to buy points and stops.

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

Stock and bond action this week continues to point us to the equity market and dividend-paying stocks in particular for the best combination of risk, reward and yield.

more from Chloe Lutts Jensen »

With the Dow Jones Industrials and Standard & Poor’s 500 Index setting new all-time highs on a regular basis, and with the Dow rising over 150% during the past five years, should you buy new stocks now?

more from J. Royden Ward »

We’ll keep our Market Monitor in a “lean bullish” position, but we’ll be watching the upcoming action closely. If the uptrend is OK, buyers should show up soon.

more from Michael Cintolo »

We could go against the tide and look for another topic to write about, but the truth is that the Alibaba IPO really is a big deal, in every sense of the word, and deserves all the responsible analysis it can get.

more from Paul Goodwin »

I anticipate the VIX to rally in the days to come as the market awaits the Federal Reserve’s decision on interest rates and the referendum on Scotland independence on September 18.

more from Jacob Mintz »

In last week's ETF letter, I said it felt like the market elevator was going up and up without end. Now it feels like the elevator is finally resting at the 18th floor. (That is, with the S&P hovering around 1,800.)

more from Robin Carpenter »

It’s a familiar story: you’re having dinner at a restaurant when the conversation turns to movies, and no one can remember the name of that actress, the one who was in that movie about space.

more from Thomas E. Garrity »

Cabot Stock of the Month presents a spectrum of investing systems, all of which will work well in the long run, but some of which are probably more suited to your investing personality.

more from Timothy Lutts »