The AAII Eastern Michigan Chapter

» Upcoming Chapter Meetings:
Thursday, November 12, 2015 »

Christine Benz, Director of Personal Finance, Morningstar "7 Keys to Successful Retirement Portfolio Planning"


» Past Chapter Meetings:

Tuesday, September 15, 2015
"It’s When You Sell That Counts"
Donald Cassidy, Author, Retired Senior Research Analyst
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
"Techniques to Enhance Your Investment Returns"
Fred F. Richards, Editor and Publisher, Strategic Investing
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
"Investment Strategies for Growth and Weekly Income"
Timothy Reazor, Chief Investment Strategist, NorAm Asset Management
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
"The True American Indivdual Investor "
Ron Russ, Individual Investor

"Disruptive Technologies and Long-Term Investments"
Richard Bosek, Livonia IBD Meetup Group Organizer

Tuesday, September 9, 2014
"It’s What You Learn After You Know It All That Counts "
Paul Townsend, Associate Vice President and Investment Officer, Wells Fargo Advisors LLC
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
"The Wisdom of Wyckoff"
Thomas Hamilton, President, Special Risk Capital Management
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
"Everything You Wanted to Know About REITs"
Robert E. Crosby, CFA, Senior Portfolio Manager, Munder Capital Management
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
"Estate Planning Needs and Elder Care"
Sanford Mall, J.D., Senior Partner, Mall, Malisow & Cooney, PC


For more current information about all of the subgroups, meeting dates and the chapter, go to

Computerized investing
Jack Lockman 
Next meetings: Saturdays, September 26, October 24, November 21
This  SIG meets most months at 10:30 a.m. at the Farmington Community Library, 32737 12 Mile Road, 1/2 mile west of Orchard Lake Road. The group discusses fundamental and technical methods of investing in stocks, bonds, ETFs and mutual funds. It reviews the latest software to achieve maximal profit goals.
Managed Risk Investors
Tim Hudson 
This SIG meets regularly on the second Monday of each month at 6:45 p.m. at the Troy Community Center on Livernois, just north of Big Beaver Road. The group consists of active investors who share investment and trading knowledge. The goal is to profit from investments while managing risks, primarily using mutual funds and ETFs.
Detroit Technical 
Analysis Group
Jim Melillo
This group meets at 4-6 week intervals at 10:30 a.m., either at the Farmington Branch Library, 23500 Liberty Street, or at the Farmington Community Library, 32737 W. 12 Mile Rd, 1/2 mile west of Orchard Lake Rd. The group will evaluate all forms of technical analysis, their use and combinations in helping you to develop a profitable market strategy.  All software programs may be considered.