3/31/2012 Weekly updates and SSG files are available to download

Posted on March 31, 2012 | Stock Investor Pro

Weekly updates for Stock Investor Pro and SSG files as of 3/31/2012 are available to download.

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CI Weekly Features: March 31, 2012

Posted on March 31, 2012 | Computerized Investing

InvestorWords.com is one of the premier financial glossary websites on the Internet.

“Risk-Wise” Risk Management
A look at Michael Carpenter’s book on managing risk in your portfolio.

Online Discount Brokers
A look at the pros and cons of the five online discount brokers most used by AAII members.

Gadget Corner – booq Mamba catch S

Laptop shoulder bag with oodles of pockets fits 13-inch laptops.

Featured App – Earnings Calendar for iPad
App for iPad and iPhone that keeps track of company earnings announcement dates.

This Week’s Question

How much of a discount would you require before choosing an online/electronic-only version of a publication over a print version?
A) No discount required; I prefer electronic publications over print
B) Less than 10% discount
C) Between 10% and 20%
D) More than 20%
E) I would never opt for an electronic-only subscription, no matter the discount

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The Role of Risk-Free Assets

Posted on March 30, 2012 | Financial Planning

Treasury bills and other cash investments have the advantage of liquidity and little downside risk, but they offer no real long-term growth, and typically the income is the lowest among fixed-income alternatives.

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AAII Investor Update: Are Stock Prices Random or Chaotic?

Posted on March 30, 2012 | Investor Update

Price momentum is a key component of chart analysis. Traders commonly look for stocks moving in a certain direction or signs that the direction of a stock’s price is about to change. The idea is that momentum is a trader’s friend, if it can properly be identified and analyzed.

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Dividend Investing alert for the week ending 3/30/2012

Posted on March 30, 2012 | Dividend Investing

Dividend Investing alert for the week ending 3/30/2012 updated.

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Stock Superstars alert for the week ending 3/30/2012

Posted on March 30, 2012 | Stock Superstars Report

Stock Superstars alert for the week ending 3/30/2012 updated.

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AAII Sentiment Survey: Pessimism Falls to a 7-Week Low

Posted on March 29, 2012 | AAII Survey

This week’s AAII Sentiment Survey results – March 29, 2012:

Bullish: 42.5%, up 0.1 percentage points
Neutral: 32.0%, up 2.2 percentage points
Bearish: 25.5%, down 2.3 percentage points

Historical Averages:

Bullish: 39%
Neutral: 31%
Bearish: 30%

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Posted on March 28, 2012 | Computerized Investing

Auto Refresh – Auto Refreshers are useful programs for individuals who find themselves repeatedly clicking the refresh button for non-real-time websites to get the latest quotes, news, feeds, and other content.

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Estimate Revisions Up 5%

Posted on March 28, 2012 | Stock Screens

One of AAII’s most consistent and best performing screens, the Est Rev Up 5% screen looks for companies that have had their earnings estimates revised upwards by at least 5% over the past month.

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powerOne Financial Calculator—Pro Edition

Posted on March 27, 2012 | Computerized Investing

Algebraic and RPN calculator for iOS with customizable spreadsheet-like templates for mortgages, finance, investing and more.

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