Articles

Cover Stories

Latest: The Rains of Castamere?, by Mark Robertson on Aug 31, 2018
Better Selling. Our explorations to build selling disciplines based on the time-honored lessons of the modern investment club continues. The August Round Table featured some deployment of selling discipline that some might compare to an infamous Red Wedding. The rate of return since inception stands at 18.8% over the trailing eight years.

Solomon's Selects

Latest: TJX Companies, by Mark Robertson on Feb 01, 2019
Ken Kavula (and the audience) selected TJX Companies during the January Round Table citing its steady track record and exceptional financial strength and citing a propensity to cater quite well to people who shop for the sport of it.

Stock Screens

Latest: Groundhog Conviction, by Mark Robertson on Feb 02, 2019
The consensus selections by the participating Groundhogs have consistently outperformed the stock market? What are the favorite selections this year?

Model Portfolios

Latest: Tin Cup Demonstration Portfolio (February 2019), by Mark Robertson on Feb 01, 2019
Tin Cup snapped back to approach $2,000,000 as January 2019 checked out as the best first month of the year since 1987. Yes, Virginia, since October, this has been a YoYo “Walk-The-Dog” market.

Fund Manifests

Latest: Hoard vs. Herds, by Cy Lynch on Apr 01, 2012
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Funds & Featured Portfolios

Latest: Harvesting The January Effect, by Mark Robertson on Dec 01, 2018
As we've suggested before, the January Effect is real and starts in September and/or October. This anecdotal look at Invesco S&P SmallCap 600 Growth reveals the period of opportunity created by tax-related selling and its impact on smaller companies.

Discovery Clubs

Latest: Best Sources For Small Company Ideas, by Mark Robertson on Nov 10, 2017
We turn to the best long term performers among small company funds for sources of ideas ... the current leader board includes PRIMECAP Odyssey Aggressive Growth, T. Rowe Price New Horizons and Brown Capital Small Company.

Perspectives

Latest: MANIFEST 40 Update, by Mark Robertson on Jul 25, 2018
Our MANIFEST 40 is a celebration of collective excellence in stock selection, strategy and disciplined patience. The rate of return since inception (2005) is 10.1%.

Clubhouses

Latest: Divining Dashboards: Source of Ideas, by Ken Kavula on May 01, 2016
This month, we focus on dashboards of portfolios that you can access directly from the Manifest Investing site.

Features

Latest: Manifest 40 Update, by Mark Robertson on Jul 01, 2014
This managed “tracking portfolio” of your collective favorites has outperformed the Wilshire 5000 by +2.8%.

Guides

Latest: Guide: Getting Started, by Kurt Kowitz on Jan 01, 2012
Step-by-step instructions on getting started with Manifest Investing.