The AAII Denver Chapter

» Upcoming Chapter Meetings:
There are no upcoming meetings posted at this time.

» Past Chapter Meetings:

Wednesday, October 26, 2016
""High-Probability Investing" "
Robert B. Drach, Founder, Drach Advisors LLC
Thursday, September 15, 2016
"Second-Half Outlook 2016: Rates, Recessions and Elections "
Sam Stovall, Managing Director, U.S. Equity Strategist
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
"The Real Keys to Surviving and Making Solid Profits in the Market "
Jason Leavitt, Leavitt Brothers
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
"Managing Money for Retirement "
Doug Diederich, Retired Engineer, Full-Time Investor
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
"Technical Strategies for Traders "
Craig Porazinski, Trading Solutions Regional Manager, Charles Schwab
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
"What to Expect From the Stock Market Now "
Matthew D. McCall, Founder and President, Penn Financial Group LLC
Monday, February 22, 2016
"How to Use Options for Profit, Income and Protection "
Don Morris, N.Reese, M. Rauschkolb, D. Cassidy,
Thursday, January 21, 2016
"Stock and Bond Market Outlooks for 2016"
Several Panelists, Including chapter officers and Special Interest Group leaders
Monday, November 23, 2015
"REITs: Don’t Fear Them, Own Them"
Brad Thomas, Author, Forbes Real Estate Investor
Monday, October 26, 2015
"Oil: Where are We Headed, and Best Investment Strategies"
Scott Hudson, President, Map Production Co.
Thursday, September 24, 2015
"Planning Ahead: MRDs, What Assets to Spend, How to Save on Taxes"
Matt Klaess, Founder and President, Paradigm Group
Monday, August 31, 2015
"The Economy: Big Picture and Current Issues"
Jim Kneser, Lecturer, Academy for Lifelong Learning
Saturday, July 11, 2015
"Municipal Bonds: Updated Major Insights"
Alan Willenbrock, CFA, Financial Adviser, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Donald Cassidy, Vice President and Program Chair, AAII Denver Chapter

"Closed-End Funds: Should You Own Some?"
Doug Diederich, Retired Engineer, Full-Time Investor

Monday, June 22, 2015
"Point & Figure and Other Key Disciplines for Profit"
Paul Townsend, Associate Vice President and Investment Officer, Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC
Monday, May 18, 2015
"Covered Call Writing for Income, and More Options Strategies"
Alan Ellman, President, The Blue Collar Investor Corp.
Thursday, April 9, 2015
"What I’ve Learned Working Both Sides of Wall Street"
Jonathan Clements, Journalist, The Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
"How You and Family Can Avoid Investment Frauds"
Betsy Wills, Esq., Principal, Wills Law Firm, LLC
Thursday, January 29, 2015
"Stocks in 2015: Looking at Possibilities From Many Angles "
Andre Ratkai, CFA, President, Praxis Advisory Group
Mark Paller, President, Paller Financial Services
Donald Cassidy, President, Retirement Investing Institute
Monday, December 15, 2014
"Outlook for the Bond Market: 2015"
Christopher G. Dunmall, CFA, Senior Portfolio Manager for Fixed-Income Investments, Colorado PERA

  Special Interest Groups (SIGs)

See for details on upcoming meetings of the following special interest groups:

SECOND MONDAY BREAKFAST GROUP Open discussion of timely market/economic topics; next meeting’s topic often agreed to in advance. Group meets the second Monday of each month from 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM. Contact:

LAKEWOOD 1ST TUESDAY BREAKFAST GROUP Open discussion of timely stock market/economic topics. Group meets the first Tuesday of each month from 7:AM to 9:00 AM. Contact:

INVESTMENT BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP Members select practical and theoretical books and volunteer as discussion leaders. Group meets alternate months on various weekday evenings, 6:30 to 8:15, except Fridays. Contact:

TRADING AND TECHNICAL ANALYSIS GROUP Share ideas, experiences, and insights on a wide variety of trading and technical analysis topics including information sources, key indicators, etc. Sometime via member discussion or panels, and sometimes via guest speakers. Group meets various weekday evenings, 6:30 to 8:15 PM, except Fridays most months of the year.

COLORADO SPRINGS REGIONAL GROUP Provides attendees with a variety of trading, investing and economic information and analysis from visiting guest speakers and via discussions among attendees.
Group meets 7-9 PM the fourth Tuesday of each month except December.

BOULDER REGIONAL GROUP Provides attendees with a variety of trading, investing, and economic information and analysis from visiting guest speakers and via discussions among attendees. Group meets mainly in the evening, 7-9 PM, but occasionally afternoons at 2 PM, most months excluding
December. Contact: or