Houston Investors Association meeting December 11, 2010

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The monthly meeting of the Houston Investors Association will take place Saturday, December 11, 2010 at  University Center on University of Houston Campus, Houston, TX.

  • Remember the new meeting location at University Center Building
  • The meeting rooms are the Atlantic Rm 74, Caspian Rm 87, and Pacific Rm 90. All rooms are underground. See Room Map

Program: Our annual “Round Table” discussion hosted by Alan Robison

Roundtable Participants: Ken Wood, Steve Johnson, John Bott, and Jonathan Reichek

The panel discussion covers what kind of an economy and/or stock market we’re going to be faced with over the course of the next 6 months. The panelists will offer investment picks in stocks, mutual funds, ETFs and derivatives they think will be the most appropriate response to the kind of market expected.



HIA’s December 11, 2010 Agenda

— 08:30 AM —

Stock Market SIG: Speaker: Al Robison

Topic:  “Market Discussion”

Al Robison will lead a discussion of this increasingly difficult market and how we might conceivably make some money in it. Then we’ll find out at 11:00 how screwed up we all were.

Derivatives / Advanced Options SIG: Speaker: Jim McWilliams

Topic: “To be announced”

Trading 101 SIG: Speakers: John Godell & Ron Stockstill

Topics: “Wise Man Trading Signals and Book #1 & #2 Comparative Trading Signals.  Look at the Big Picture to see where the Market is on a Monthly Chart.”

— 09:30 AM —

Evidence-Based Investing SIG: Speaker: Leigh Anderson

Topic: “Vindicating Indicating?”

We look at some widely followed indicators of future stock market performance: 52-week highs, valuation ratios, Leading Economic Indicators, GPD growth, Federal Funds rate, etc. Do any of them actually work?

ETF & Market Outlook SIG: Speaker: Jimmy Hixson

Topic: 2011 is the 3rd year in the Presidential Cycle.  Why is the 3rd year the best and Outlook for 2011?

Video on Q2 explained in Simple Terms

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

Topic:   “2011 Economic Predictions”


— 10:45 AM —

Club Business: Speaker: Gus Salinas

— 11:00 AM —

Main Meeting: Host:  Alan Robison

Program: Our annual “Round Table Discussion”

Roundtable Participants: Ken Wood, Steve Johnson, John Bott, and Jonathan Reichek

The panel discussion covers what kind of an economy and/or stock market we’re going to be faced with over the course of the next 6 months. The panelists will offer investment picks in stocks, mutual funds, ETFs and derivatives they think will be the most appropriate response to the kind of market expected.

— 12:45 PM —

Future/Commodities SIG: Featured Speakers: Gus Salinas & Phil Langford

Topics: Looking at the futures for 2011 and a recap of 2010


Coffee and doughnuts at HIA meetings are generously provided by John Bott of Tri-Star Financial.


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.

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

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