The AAII Chicago Chapter

» Upcoming Chapter Meetings:
Saturday, February 27, 2016 »

Ignatius L. Smetek, President and Chief Investment Officer, Arcataur Capital Management

"Risks and Opportunities After the 30-Year Bond and 7-Year Stock Bull Market"



 
Saturday, March 19, 2016 »

Peter Hecht, Ph.D., Managing Director and Senior Investment Strategist, Evanston Capital Management LLC

"Quality, Value and Momentum Factors "



 

» Past Chapter Meetings:

Saturday, January 23, 2016
"Behavioral Investing in 2016"
Werner De Bondt, Ph.D., Founding Director, Richard H. Driehaus Center for Behavioral Finance
Saturday, November 14, 2015
"Year-End Tax Planning Strategies"
Scott K. Laue, CFP, Financial Adviser, Savant Capital Management
Saturday, October 10, 2015
"Finding A Stock Winner: First Step Screening"
Jaclyn McClellan, Assistant Financial Analyst, AAII; Editor, Computerized Investing
Saturday, May 16, 2015
"Is The Party Over?"
Charles Carlson, CFA, CEO, Horizon Investment Services LLC
Saturday, April 11, 2015
"High-Probability Investing"
Robert B. Drach, Founder, Drach Market Research Advisors
Saturday, March 21, 2015
"It’s What You Learn After You Know It All That Counts"
Paul Townsend, Associate Vice President and Investment Officer, Wells Fargo Advisors LLC
Saturday, February 21, 2015
"Smart Investing: Seeking Reward While Reducing Risk"
Charles Rotblut, CFA, Vice President, AAII; Editor, AAII Journal
Saturday, January 24, 2015
"Stock Screens and Market Anomaly Investing "
John Spears, Private Investor and Electrical Engineer
Saturday, November 15, 2014
"Dividend Growth Investing "
Brian Nelson, President of Equity Research, Valuentum Securities
Saturday, October 11, 2014
"Diversify Your Retirement Income With Life Insurance "
Allen Hensley, Product Consultant, New York Life
Sherri Griffith, Licensed Insurance Agent, New York Life
Saturday, May 17, 2014
"Strategies for Creating Your Retirement Paycheck "
Christine Benz, Director of Personal Finance, Morningstar
Saturday, April 26, 2014
"Fear, Greed and the Emotional Battle for Your Investing Dollars"
Charles Munro, First Vice President, Investments, Stifel Nicolaus
Saturday, March 22, 2014
"Using Options to Create Monthly Income"
Scott Nations, President and CIO, NationsShares
Saturday, February 22, 2014
"Investing With Volume Analysis: Turn Up the Volume"
Buff Dormeier, CMT, President and Founder of VolumeAnalysis.com

  SUBGROUPS

Subgroup Meetings

Central -
Herb Brandwein, 847/933-9190,
herb4623@gmail.com
Meets year round at 7000 N. McCormick Blvd., Lincolnwood, North of Peterson & Lincoln/South of Touhy, at 6:30 p.m. on the third Tuesday of the month (second Tuesday in November and December).

Northshore

Victor Grossi, 847/826-3799, vgrossi@alumni.iu.edu

Meets at 7:00 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of the month at the Northbrook Chamber of Commerce Building, 2002 Walters Ave., Northbrook.

 

Northwest Suburban
Chuck Kitzman, 630-773-6936, cpkitzman@hotmail.com
Usually meets the fourth Wed. of the month at the Palatine Library, 700 N. North Court, Palatine, from 7:00 p.m.

Rockford
Larry Wachowiak, L.Wachowiak@sbcglobal.net
Meetings are held on the last Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in the Fridh Room inside Stewart Square in downtown Rockford at the SW corner of State Street and Main Street. Enter the building through Kryptonite Bar. For information, contact Larry Wachowiak at l.wachowiak@ieee.org.

South Suburban
Marge Street, 708/798-4099
Usually meets from 10:00 a.m. on the first Saturday of each month at the Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., Flossmoor.