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Ian Wyatt

Ian WyattIan Wyatt has been actively investing in stocks for the last 20 years.  He turned that passion into a multi-million dollar Internet business when he founded Wyatt Investment Research in 2001. Ian’s goal is to help investors beat the market by finding great investments that are attractively priced.

Ian knows that wealthy investors tend to invest differently. They don’t make ridiculous, high risk, high reward bets. They don’t feel the need to buy and sell frequently. Instead, they protect their wealth by investing for income and buying stocks when they are cheap. When they do speculate, they do so intelligently, without letting emotion enter into the equation.

Ian is an aggressive investor who focuses on finding value. He invests in businesses with sustainable and large cash flows ONLY at the right price. He never overpays for an investment, and loves finding companies that are led by executives whose interests are aligned with shareholders.

Ian believes that the best person to manage your money is YOU. Armed with the ideas from the Wyatt Investment Research team of advisers, you can beat the market and best manage your investment objectives.

In February of 2009 – just one month before the historic low for the stock market – Ian launched the $100k Portfolio service with $100,000 of his personal savings.  Ian has been bullish on America’s economic recovery every since, and has grown his portfolio to $309,000 in less than five years. In the last year, Ian’s portfolio is up 33% – nearly 10 points better than the S&P 500.

Ian's Latest Articles

Burglars Rob Bank, But Don’t Steal a Penny

Five heavily armed men walk through the front door of a suburban bank. Guns drawn, they quickly overpower the rent-a-cop...

Housing Recovery Alert: Ben Bernanke Denied Mortgage

The housing market is improving, but with loan requirements so stringent, even Ben Bernanke couldn’t refinance. What’s ahead for housing? Former...

What Will Canada’s Warren Buffett Recommend Next?

At last September’s Value Investor Congress, Guy Gottfried picked a stock that rose 57% and increased its dividend 50% in...

Your Ticket to the ‘Super Bowl of Value Investing’

Last year Chief Investment Strategist Ian Wyatt found a winner at the Value Investing Congress that netted his subscribers 110%....

Is Berkshire Hathaway Stock Worth $200,000?

In just eight years, shares of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway have doubled. With A-shares now trading above $200,000 for the...

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Andy CrowderAndy Crowder

Advisor Andy Crowder is our options guru at Wyatt Investment Research. Andy started his investing career at Oppenheimer & Co. on Wall Street, he learned the tricks used by professional traders to consistently earn profits. Today, he teaches those strategies to active investors who want to earn a piece of the vast amount of wealth being created in the financial markets.

Andy is a numbers guy… a quant. Earnings, valuations, CNBC interviews, and the Fed has no influence on his trading. In fact, Andy trades with no emotion whatsoever. Even when news and events send the market up or down, Andy only makes a move if the numbers look good.

In other words, he trades outside of the herd, not with or against them. He waits for opportunities to come to him and if the upside and probability of success are there, he takes it. He realizes that the market is not some efficient, unbeatable machine – but rather a dynamic mix of emotion-driven participants who under extreme circumstances tend to act in very predictable ways.

Andy understands that markets go up – but they also go down and sideways, and there’s money to be made no matter which way the wind blows. Using the same strategies of Wall Street traders, Andy aims to make money in any type of market.

In his High Yield Trader service, Andy is showing investors how to consistently double or triple their dividends.  Since the service began six months ago, Andy has managed to double the dividend in half of the stocks within the portfolio.  In fact, he has managed to triple, quadruple and even quintuple the dividend in several situations.

Andy's Latest Articles

Options Trading Basics – Options Symbology 101

In my last post I discussed the basics of a typical options quote. I defined each part that makes up...

How to Read an Options Quote

Over my previous two posts (A & B) I’ve discussed probabilities and why we, as investors, must heed what they...

2 Concepts to Transform the Way You Trade Options

The following two concepts will change the way you think about trading, and investing for that matter, forever. As I...

You Need This Statistical Tool to be a Successful Options Trader

As I stated in my last post, I want to discuss the mathematics behind the madness of options trading and...

Why You Must Adopt an Options Trading Strategy

Famed investor Bernard Baruch once said that the main purpose of the stock market is to make fools of as...

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Chris Preston

Advisor Chris Preston is business journalist at Wyatt Investment Research.  Chris’ reporting experience means that he asks the tough questions in order to discover the truth.

Chris doesn’t report news or react to market events, he cuts through it — and views everything through the lens of what does this mean for your investments in the coming weeks, months and years.

Chris knows that he could earn 7 – 9% a year by investing in index funds. So if a stock or investment doesn’t have a chance at matching or beating the market’s return, then it isn’t worth his time. Chris only invests in stocks with upside of 25% within the next two years. He forgoes growth for safety and when in doubt always sides with the historical long-term view of the market.

Chris's Latest Articles

Wyatt Research Week-in-Review: October 12-18

Stocks officially went bipolar on us this week. On Wednesday the S&P 500 plunged 3% before recovering to end down just...

Don’t Fear Cyber Terrorism; Profit From It

Some of the biggest companies in America have been the victims of cyber terrorism lately. Now they're paying millions to...

Putting This Market Correction into Perspective

The long-feared market correction has arrived. But is that necessarily a bad thing?  We knew this was coming eventually. After months of...

Is It Time to Look for Dividends Overseas?

With U.S. stocks taking a turn for the worse and interest rates remaining near zero until late 2015, is it...

Wyatt Research Week-in-Review: October 5-11

We knew this was coming eventually. After months of calm and nothing but smooth sailing to record high after record high,...

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Tyler Laundon

Advisor Tyler Laundon has a unique background that includes being a small business owner, getting his MBA from a top university, and working as a venture capitalist at a business incubator.  Since 2009, he’s been helping Wyatt Investment Research subscribers earn profits by investing in small companies and select growth opportunities.

Tyler believes you’re not investing in a stock; you’re taking an ownership stake in a business. He approaches all his investments as if he’s analyzing a private business investment. He strips away all hype and stock metrics and digs into what’s happening on the assembly line. There’s no guessing or speculating on Tyler’s part.

His investment theses are built on a foundation of thorough research… research that 90% of the professionals on Wall Street never do. This allows him to get invested early, well before companies make headlines. Exhaustive research based on facts, obtained from trusted sources is the ONLY reason you should buy or sell an investment.

This research-intensive approach to overlooked companies has led to big wins.  Over the past two years, his subscribers to 100% Letter have had huge gains including Africa Oil (+420%), Allot Communications (+185%), Endeavour Silver (+190%) and Susser Holdings (+125%).

Tyler's Latest Articles

This New ‘Miracle Drug’ Could Be a Blockbuster

In late April of this year a biotech deal turned the heads of few investors. But those who knew what...

Measure Investment Risk With One Simple Indicator

The market is still a tad jumpy here in October as concerns mount that the tepid European recovery is losing...

2 High Growth Stocks to Jump On Now

With the market’s ongoing correction, this is a terrific time for investors to keep things simple. And that means buying...

Why You Should Look At Small Cap Stocks Right Now

Two weeks ago I wrote that you should not fear the Russell 2000 “death cross.” This event happened when the...

How Would You Invest 1 Million Dollars Today?

A colleague of mine posed an interesting question last week. He asked what advice I’d give to somebody relatively new to...

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Steve Mauzy

Advisor Steve Mauzy is the income-investing specialist at Wyatt Invesment Research.  He’s a Certified Financial Advisor Charterholder (CFA) who only buys income investments.  Steve regularly reminds us, “income investing IS investing.  Everything else is speculation.”

It’s become ‘vogue’ to focus on dividend paying stocks, but for the last 15 years he’s been telling people to buy blue chip dividend payers, and to hold them forever. His core belief is that if you’re not getting paid from your investments, than you’re just speculating.

Steve has built a high yield portfolio of dividend growers, blue chip dividend stocks, and tax-advantaged income investments including MLPs, REITs, and BDCs.  His model portfolio is currently providing investors with an average yield of 7.5% – far superior to the 2% yield from U.S. Treasuries or the S&P 500 companies.

Steve's Latest Articles

Focus on Building Wealth, Not Beating the ‘Market’

Over my many years of investing, I've been frequently regaled by tales of investing glory.  After a particularly successful run,...

A 6.2% Yield Found in a Little-Known Transportation Stock

Globalization is an unstoppable force. Here's how income investors can get in on the action.  The world's largest shipping company, Denmark-based...

Capture a 13.6% Yield With This BDC Stock

Business development companies (BDCs) have had a rough go of it during the recent market sell-off. While the S&P 500...

Market Volatility Is on the Rise: Smart Investors See Opportunity

Investors get nervous when market volatility picks up and prices move down. Perhaps they should calm down and take action...

Why I’m Siding with Warren Buffett on This Investment Disaster

One of Berkshire Hathaway's largest equity holdings tumbles. Is Warren Buffett losing his Midas touch? Over the past week, Warren Buffett...

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