Invitation: Twitter Chat with Schwab and A Chat with Dr Condoleezza Rice


Join me September 20th, at 3:15 – 4:15 p.m. PT / 6:15 – 7:15 p.m. ET, as I host live twitter chat with Schwab (Q&A Panel on Current Market Trends). The panel will include discussion on trading and current market trends following Brexit. Audience members will be able to ask questions during this segment. Moderated… [Read More]

Listen to the Top Investors in the US and Their Best Ideas for 2016

If you’re a professional or self-directed investor, regardless of sector or style, I want to let you know about a unique online event coming up that I’m excited about and honored to be included as a speaker. Eight successful investors will share how they approach investing as an overall philosophy and what their highest conviction… [Read More]

FIXED: Temporary Invitation Request Signup Issues and Workaround

This issue has been resolved. Thank you for your patience The new process of requesting invitations to become a Premium member was communicated yesterday morning and the response was terrific. Unfortunately, around 1:00 pm Eastern Time (US), the servers at the 3rd party list management system I use (Aweber) crashed under load and they are… [Read More]

Another Great Year for VSG Portfolio and Summary of Global Market Indexes in 2013

2013 was quite some year in the markets. If you believed the market to be too expensive at the end of 2012 and sat this year out, you have missed a banner year the likes of which do not come across often. We enjoyed another excellent year with the Value Stock Guide portfolio, comfortably outpacing… [Read More]

Seagate Buying Xyratex at 27% Premium

We recently wrote about Seagate (STX) so wanted to update you on this acquisition. Seagate is buying Xyratex (XRTX). Xyratex is a UK based data storage company and ostensibly this acquisition adds customers and improves Seagate’s supply chain. Seagate is paying $374 million for the acquisition that translates to $13.25/share. Xyratex’s shares closed today at… [Read More]