Contact: Jared Bessert, 608/298-9008, MadVest@sbcglobal.net
Date/Time: Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 6:00 p.m. (Check-in begins at 5:30 p.m.)
Topic: “Predicting Market Trends with Barron’s”
Speaker: Peter Miller, statistics director, Barron’s
This presentation will begin with an overview of Barron’s Market Week section: how and why the paper is arranged the way it is. The primary focus, however, will be on how to use various tables and data points in Barron’s Market Week to trend the market. We will discuss market direction, market intensity, breadth of movements, market tops/bottoms, investor sentiment and yield curve analysis.
LOCATION: Sequoya Branch of the Madison Public Library, 4340 Tokay Blvd., Madison, WI, 53711, 608/266-6385. The new Sequoya Branch of the Madison Public Library is located in the Midvale Shopping Center, about halfway between the Beltline and University Avenue. Enter the library from either Tokay Blvd. or from the center’s parking lot.
Cost: Free; guests welcome
Mutual Fund Subgroup
Contact: Scott Berg, 262-797-8772, firstname.lastname@example.org; or Karen Hager 262/255-2849
Date/Time: Thursday, September 19, 2013, 6-6:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Midway Hotel, 1005 S. Moorland Rd, Brookfield, 262/786-9540. The Milwaukee Mutual Fund Group (MMFG) will be following a new format starting in September. MMFG will start holding its meeting at the Midway starting at 6 p.m., before the main Milwaukee chapter meeting. The meeting will no longer be held at the Brookfield Library. Scott Berg will be returning to his role as chairman. The September meeting will review the long-running model portfolios and solicit ideas from attendees for future agenda topics and format. You are welcome to discuss this change with Scott by emailing email@example.com or phoning him at 262-797-8772. Note that you will need to register for the main chapter meeting to attend this subgroup meeting.