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General Category => Investing - General (not P2P) => Topic started by: brother7 on November 07, 2014, 12:00:00 AM

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Post by: brother7 on November 07, 2014, 12:00:00 AM
I wonder if there are any followers of William O'Neil's How To Make Money In Stocks and the CAN SLIM stock investment philosophy.
I'm a longtime stock investor and have known about CAN SLIM for a while. This year, I resolved to be a disciplined CAN SLIM investor. Being disciplined is HARD!
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Post by: rawraw on November 07, 2014, 12:00:00 AM
I just read about CAN SLIM and it sounds nice, but I find stuff like that pretty gimmicky.
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Post by: toiletpaper55 on November 07, 2014, 12:00:00 AM
Have been following CAN SLIM on and off for a number of years (~5). First came across it in a stock market class back in college. IBD stocks get absolutely punished in downturns but I think it's a good method for identifying "hot" and up and coming stocks/ companies (and things to short when the market turns..). And although I no longer subscribe to investors.com, I definitely enjoyed their investor's corner, big picture and other market pieces. The class I took was taught by www.wishingwealthblog.com. He uses a lot of technical indicators but essentially is a self-proclaimed trend-follower...