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A blog created for the independent investor interested in improving their investing results.

Will Gold Shine Again?

Gold is commonly believed to be a safe haven in times of financial or political uncertainty, mainly because it is not at risk of becoming worthless unlike currencies or other assets bearing credit risk. Well, we’ve had bucket loads of uncertainty the past two years, but gold and gold miners have gone nowhere except in fits and starts. So, what’s going on?

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VIDEO: Profitable ETF Trading Plan Explained During VectorVest’s International Forum

It was another enjoyable and valuable VectorVest International Online User Group Forum Saturday, November 3. There was tremendous energy and excitement in the room as our keynote speaker, Bob Turnbull of Burlington, Ontario explained his triple ETF strategy, one that has delivered about 27% YTD return for Bob after achieving similar results in 2017.

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(TOMORROW!) A Winning ETF Strategy at our International Online Forum

If you’re looking for an easy, simple to implement ETF strategy that has delivered high double-digit returns each of the last two years, you don’t want to miss tomorrow’s VectorVest International Online User Group Forum – Saturday, November 3 starting at 11:00 am Eastern / 08:00 am Pacific. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THIS FREE […]

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Trading: Understand What You Can’t Control

I was pleased and grateful last weekend to receive an essay topic idea from subscriber Dr. Gord Nixon. Dr. Nixon, you will recall, was a keynote presenter along with Mike Simonato, to our September 2nd, 2017 International Online User Group Forum on the topic, “Strategic Investing with VectorVest’s High CI Indicator.” His essay idea was essentially a retweet of some sage wisdom by popular investing book author Steve Burns.

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Five Steps for More Consistent Profits

If you’re like most investors, you’ve probably seen your long-term retirement portfolio drop a bit since VectorVest issued its Confirmed Down call, C/Dn, on August 10th, or maybe a lot if you don’t consistently “weed your portfolio” of the weakest stocks or take other defensive measures such as options, for example.

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