HIA SIG Agenda August 8, 2009

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Please note that room assignments are not fixed at this time. We will NOT be in our usual rooms, so look for an announcement posted at the meeting, or revisit the web site prior to Saturday.

Aug 8, 2009

— 08:30 AM ——————————————————————————————  Room

Stock Market SIG:                          SIG Leader:              Al Robison 

Speaker: Fred Richards

Fred will discuss the IBD Canslim Indicators

Derivatives /

Advanced Options SIG:                SIG Leader:              Jim McWilliams

Speaker: James McWilliams

Understanding the risk and reward of volatility and how to trade it

Trading 101 SIG: SIG Leaders: John Godell and  Ron Stockstill

We will look at the Big Picture & then the Small Picture.

Work on Bill Williams’ Chapters 4,5,6.

— 09:30 AM ——————————————————————————————  Room

Getting Started SIG:                      SIG Leader              Leigh Anderson

We will continue our new format of looking at multiple topics, driven by the interest of the group. Queued up are: Jeremy Grantham’s market outlook. Are bonds going to outperform stock? The new bond equation. What the heck IS a bond? How to pick a financial advisor. How to build a portfolio wisely and safely. How to make money investing in the bubble before it bursts.

Mutual Fund SIG: SIG Leader:              Jimmy Hixson

Speaker: Fred Richards

Topic: “Economic Indicators and Market Overview”

Fixed Income SIG:                         John Bott  (Tri-Star Financial)

“Finally a government stimulus that works as advertised.”