HIA Meeting – May 13 – John Bott, Parallax Investments, LLC – UH University Center

HIA Meeting – May 13 – John Bott, Parallax Investments, LLC

HIA returns to its “usual” meeting times and location. 

John Bott – Parallax Investments, LLC
Topic: “Economic Snap Shot”

Mr. Bott is President and Chief Investment Officer of Parallax Investments, LLC. He as a career that spans over 38 years dealing in municipal, treasury, mortgage-backed securities, corporate bonds and stocks. He has also dealt in commodities, futures, interest rate swaps and all types of mutual funds. His clients have consisted of asset managers, bankers, credit unions, pension funds, foundations, corporations, life insurance companies, municipalities, retirement accounts, and individual clients. He has been a guest speaker in programs for the Dallas Investors Forum, the Woodlands Investors Group, and The Houston Investors Association. Mr. Bott is an alumnus of the University of Houston and Southwest Texas State University and currently lives in Pearland with his wife Debra. They have 7 children and 16 grandchildren.

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SIGS begin at 8:30am
Main Program at 11:00 

HIA’s May 13, 2017 Agenda

— 08:30 AM —

Stock Market SIG: Speaker: Dennis Porsnuk
Topic: Income Portfolio

Dennis has selected the twenty stocks that will comprise the 2017 Income Portfolio. He will review the portfolio holdings, changes and watch list plus methods to add to the watch list.

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Trading 101 SIG: Speaker: John Godell
Topics: Trading Methodology

John will focus on questions and discussions of last month’s topic “Trading Methodology.”

— 09:30 AM –

Market Outlook SIG: Speakers: Jimmy Hixson
Topics: 3 Models Point to Big 2018 Top

— 10:45 AM –

Club Business: President: Robert Tchoryk

— 11:00 AM –

Main Meeting: Guest Speaker: John Bott – Parallax Investments, LLC
Topic: “Economic Snap Shot”

Mr. Bott is President and Chief Investment Officer of Parallax Investments, LLC. He as a career that spans over 38 years dealing in municipal, treasury, mortgage-backed securities, corporate bonds and stocks. He has also dealt in commodities, futures, interest rate swaps and all types of mutual funds. His clients have consisted of asset managers, bankers, credit unions, pension funds, foundations, corporations, life insurance companies, municipalities, retirement accounts, and individual clients. He has been a guest speaker in programs for the Dallas Investors Forum, the Woodlands Investors Group, and The Houston Investors Association. Mr. Bott is an alumnus of the University of Houston and Southwest Texas State University and currently lives in Pearland with his wife Debra. They have 7 children and 16 grandchildren.

Location: University Center Bldg 565

SIG Meeting Meeting Room
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8:30 AM

Stock Market SIG S. Downtown Rm 261

Trading 101 SIG S. Midtown Rm 262

9:30 AM

Market Outlook SIG S. Downtown Rm 261

10:45 AM
Club Business S. Downtown Rm 261

11:00 AM

Featured Speaker S. Downtown Rm 261

 


Upcoming HIA Programs

The following programs are planned for future HIA meetings. 

2017

2018

  • January 20 (THIRD SATURDAY) @ Trini Mendenhall Community Center: Special early program joint with Houston Chapter of AAII. This will feature Craig Isrealsen’s visit and discussion of his 7Twelve Portfolio. Main speaker 8:45-10:15. SIGS will follow.  
  • February 10 @ Trini Mendenhall Community Center: Program TBA
  • Remainder of 2018: Second Saturdays of each month @ Trini Mendenhall Community Center

Beginning January 20, 2018, all meetings of HIA will be at Trini Mendenhall Community Center, 1414 Wirt Road, Houston, Texas 77055. With the exception of January, meetings will be on the second Saturday of each month. 

If you have suggestions for speakers or topics, please forward them to VP Programs: Jimmy Hixson JimmyHixson@houstoninvestors.com or one of the other Board members.

Meeting Location

HIA meets at University of Houston in the Student Center North Senate Chamber Room.
Take SC South elevator to 2nd floor, turn right and winding your way north to the
SC North Building and on to the north end and or your right is the Senate Chamber Room 

University Center (Student Center, building 565) 4455 University Dr.
Houston , TX 77204

 GPS +29° 43' 12.59", -95° 20' 27.46"

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Parking 

Parking is available in parking lot 20A  to the east of the UC, on Calhoun. Other parking is sometimes available, but on your first visit it is easier to park in lot 20A. 

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Future Location

Beginning in January 2018, HIA will meet at the
Trini Mendenhall Community Center
1414 Wirt Road
Houston, Texas 77055