Houston Investors Association meeting June 13

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The monthly meeting of the Houston Investors Association will take place Saturday, 13 June, 2009 at Melcher Hall, on University of Houston Campus 4800 Calhoun Rd, Houston, TX. (See Location). The main presentation begins at 11:00 AM, and the SIG meetings begin at 8:30 AM. There will be a brief business meeting at 10:30 AM.

Featured Presentation

The Cougar Fund

The University of Houston Cougar Fund is a multi-million dollar private investment fund that holds equity securities that are traded on U.S. markets. The fund is managed by MBA and MS Finance candidates participating in the Graduate Certificate in Financial Services Program at the C. T. Bauer College of Business.The student managers have won national awards for the investing achievements of the fund

The students attempt to add value to the portfolio by investing in undervalued stocks discovered through in-depth fundamental analysis of individual firms. Each stock considered for the Cougar Fund portfolio is required to undergo a thorough examination of its investment merits based on free cash flow valuation. In today’s presentation they will describe the fund’s investment policy and process.

SIG (Special Interest Groups) Agenda

Check the website Thursday prior to the meeting for the SIG topics and schedules.

The Houston Investors Association, founded in 1981, is a non-profit association of active investors with a wide range of investment experience and interests. Members meet monthly to exchange investment knowledge and ideas in an informal and friendly environment.

Help Houston Investors Association grow!

If you have benefited from the information and sharing at the HIA meetings, let your friends know about us. Invite a guest to join you at one of our monthly meetings. The first visit for guests is free; and let us know so we can make them feel at home.

Want to Get More Involved?

Houston Investors Association is a volunteer organization, and we can’t survive without your help. Let us know whether you can just donate a couple of hours a year to assist at the meetings, or take a leadership role. Get involved and enjoy the satisfaction of helping your fellow Houstonians achieve secure financial futures.

Leigh Anderson
HIA Communications Director
Questions? Email leigh@houstoninvestors.com