The AAII Puget Sound Chapter

Upcoming Chapter Meetings:

Saturday, November 18, 2017 »
Amy Smith, Market Commentator, Investor's Business Daily "Time the Market and Find the Next Super Stock(s) "


Past Chapter Meetings:

Saturday, September 16, 2017
"Increase Yield and Mitigate Risk With Options "
Kevin Davitt, Senior Instructor, CBOE, Options Institute
Saturday, July 15, 2017
"Mastering the Market: Finding Your Edge as an Individual Investor "
Grayson Roze, Business Manager,, Inc.
Saturday, May 20, 2017
"Beyond Buffett: Value Investing, Asset Allocation and Fund Selection "
Paul Merriman, Founder, Merriman Investment Service
Saturday, April 15, 2017
"Be a Profitable Contrarian "
Mark Hulbert, Founder, Hulbert Financial Digest; Columnist, MarketWatch and USA Today
Saturday, January 21, 2017
"Let the Bond Autopsy Begin "
Marilyn Cohen, CEO, Envision Capital Management, Inc.
Saturday, November 19, 2016
"The Evolution of Real Investing "
Tom Cock, Co-Host, KOMO's "Talking Real Money" Show
David Gaba, Principal Attorney, Compass Law Group

"Protect Your Money: Tips for Sound Investing"
Peter Chandler, Director of Investor Education, FINRA

Saturday, September 17, 2016
"Stock Selection for Value and Growth Portfolios "
Wayne A. Thorp, CFA, Vice President and Senior Financial Analyst, AAII
Saturday, July 16, 2016
"Trading Secrets for Today’s Investors "
Raymond A. Rondeau, President, Q-Prime²
Saturday, May 21, 2016
"7 Keys to a Successful Retirement Portfolio Plan "
Christine Benz, Director of Personal Finance, Morningstar
Saturday, March 12, 2016
"The Next Big Seattle-Based Stocks"
Harvey Baraban, Founder and Former CEO, Baraban Securities; Arbitrator, NASD
Saturday, January 16, 2016
"More Profit With Less Risk Through Dual Momentum"
Gary Antonacci, Author, “Dual Momentum Investing”
Saturday, November 21, 2015
"How to Avoid Crashes and Earn Big Returns"
Mebane Faber, Author, “The Ivy Portfolio”


Special Interest Groups


Jim Shaw

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Lowell Wickman

For those who live north of Seattle, this discussion forum meets in Lynnwood once a month. Please preregister by contacting Lowell Wickman.