HIA Meeting – August 12: Chris Tomlinson, Business Editor for Chronicle

HIA Meeting – August 12: Chris Tomlinson, Business Editor for Chronicle

Chris Tomlinson has written commentary on business, energy and economics for the Houston Chronicle since 2014. Before joining the Chronicle, he spent 20 years with The Associated Press reporting on politics, conflicts and economics from more than 30 countries in Africa, the Middle East and Europe. He’s also the author of the New York Times bestseller Tomlinson Hill, and he produced the award-winning documentary film by the same name. Both examine the history and consequences of race, politics and economics in Texas.

TOPIC:What is going on in business around Houston. After his 15 minute talk he will take questions. Come prepared to ask questions.  


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

NOTE CHANGE OF ROOMS BELOW

John Godell – Astrodome Room 257
Straight ahead off elevator all the way to the end of the Hall to last room on the Right.

Stock Sig, Market Outlook & Main Program – North Senate Chamber room 204
Turn right off elevator and wind north across walkway to North building.Continue to the far North end and the room is on your right.


HIA’s August 12, 2016 Agenda

— 08:30 AM –

Stock Market SIG: Speaker: Cleve Fontenot
Topic: Preferred Stocks Presentation

Trading 101 SIG: Speaker: John Godell
Topic: Big Picture, CRB Website, COT Reports, and ADX

John will review briefly the big Picture begin reviewing and studying the CRB Website, COT reports then the ADX and its use along with Stochastics and MACD.

— 09:30 AM –

Market Outlook SIG: Speakers: Jimmy Hixson
Topic: What does August through October look like?

— 10:45 AM –

Club Business: President: Robert Tchoryk

— 11:00 AM –

Main Meeting: Speaker: Chris Tomlinson, Business Editor for Chronicle

Topic: What is going on in business around Houston?
The meeting will be in the format of brief introductory remarks, followed by lengthy Q&A with the audience. You may wish to review some of Mr. Tomlinson’s articles and come with questions
Chris Tomlinson has written commentary on business, energy and economics for the Houston Chronicle since 2014. Before joining the Chronicle, he spent 20 years with The Associated Press reporting on politics, conflicts and economics from more than 30 countries in Africa, the Middle East and Europe. He’s also the author of the New York Times bestseller Tomlinson Hill, and he produced the award-winning documentary film by the same name. Both examine the history and consequences of race, politics and economics in Texas.


Rooms

University Center Bldg 565

8:30 AM
Trading 101 SIG Astrodome Rm 257
Stock Market SIG N. Senate Chamber Rm 204 Across walkway to North building

9:30 AM
Market Outlook SIG N. Senate Chamber Rm 204          

10:45 AM
Club Business N. Senate Chamber Rm 204

                                             11:00 AM
Featured Speaker N. Senate Chamber Rm 204


Upcoming HIA Programs

The following programs are planned for future HIA meetings. 

2017

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

Houston Investors Association usually meets on the second Saturday of each month at the University of Houston central campus, in the University Center (Student Center South, building 565) . The usual meeting rooms are on the second floor. The date and rooms may vary, so check the published meeting notice. 

Usual Meeting Location

University Center (Student Center South, building 565)
Second Floor

 GPS +29° 43' 12.59", -95° 20' 27.46"

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Note that the official building address (4455 University Dr.) is not the physical address! Follow the map!

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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