Features

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

Mar 27, 2012, $1,000,000 Moment for Tin Cup, by Mark Robertson
It’s January 1995. If you start investing the maximum allowable 401(k) contribution — and discover opportunities using a combination of forecasted returns and quality — when might you reach $1,000,000?

Feb 01, 2011, Wisdom of Coffee Klatches, by Mark Robertson
The Wisdom of Crowds and Wisdom of Communities, we'll focus on clubs and supportive groups of investors throughout February..

Nov 27, 2010, Thanksgiving 2010: Of Heroes & Harvests, by Mark Robertson
Our sixth year has been a better year at MANIFEST ... and we're extremely grateful to and for all of our wonderful customers. We've witnessed a return to promising growth and you're helping to spread the word.

Mar 31, 2010, Manifest Top 40, by Mark Robertson
The annualized rate of return for the stocks on your collective dashboards is +4.6% versus -0.1% for the Wilshire 5000 since inception. This represents an annualized relative rate of return of +4.7%..

Feb 14, 2010, Investing Better: Our Band of Groundhogs, by Mark Robertson
Features for February 2010

Dec 22, 2009, A Resolution of Trust, by Mark Robertson
The majority of us commit to a body of resolutions as the Christmas season gives way to the New Year. And with a nod to Wobegon, 52% resolve to achieve success in our resolutions while statistics suggest that a mere 12% reach one of our promised land

Dec 15, 2009, Manifest Top 40, by Mark Robertson
The three top performers in the MANIFEST TOP 40 are Cognizant Technology, Quality Systems and Infosys Tech.

Oct 01, 2009, Manifest Top 40, by Mark Robertson
The three top performers in the MANIFEST TOP 40 with the largest annualized relative returns since inception are Quality Systems, Infosys Tech and FactSet Research.

Sep 03, 2009, Roads to Successful Investing, by Mark Robertson
This all-day session features Mark Robertson, from Manifest Investing. His presentation includes a close look at strategic long-term investing, consistent with the teachings of NAIC/BetterInvesting founder George Nicholson.

Jul 01, 2009, Manifest Top 40, by Mark Robertson
The MANIFEST TOP 40 is now 3.75 years old. The list represents the most widely-followed companies from subscriber dashboards. The annualized rate of return for the stocks on your collective dashboards is (-3.0%) versus (-8.0%) for the Wilshire 5000.

May 08, 2009, Manifest Top 40, by Mark Robertson
Walgreen (WAG) continues in the lead as the company found on the highest number of subscriber dashboards. The top ten was unchanged since the December edition of the MANIFEST 40.

Feb 17, 2009, 2008: A Dark Night?, by Mark Robertson
We hear stories of investors frozen in their tracks, failing to find the energy to pull the trigger on apparent opportunities. Others are fleeing equities, probably at the worst possible time to do so. We decided it was time for some perspective.

Dec 17, 2008, Manifest Top 40, by Mark Robertson
The outlook continues to be favorable for the MANIFEST 40. It's the relative return that matters with a long-term perspective. We'll take +6% and wish everybody the best of the holiday season.

Sep 30, 2008, Manifest Top 40, by Mark Robertson
Our MANIFEST 40 is a list of the most widely-followed stocks by subscribers. The annualized rate of return for the stocks on our collective dashboards is 4.1% versus (0.4%) for the Wilshire 5000 since inception.

Aug 26, 2008, Inter Parfums Inc., by Ken Kavula
The track record for this high-end retailer is pretty consistent despite turbulence in economic conditions during recent years.

Jul 01, 2008, Manifest Top 40, by Mark Robertson
This is our 12th edition of the MANIFEST 40, covering the last 3 years. It's a list of the most widely-followed stocks by subscribers.

May 27, 2008, Pharmaceutical Product Development, by Mark Robertson
PPDI is one of the largest contract research organizations, focusing most of its efforts on the late-stage clinical development market for pharmaceutical and biotech companies.

Apr 11, 2008, Life Time Fitness, by Ken Kavula
A gym just isn't a gym anymore – at least not in modern suburbia where many gyms now are referred to as fitness centers and where services begin to mirror those available at a fancy spa.

Mar 27, 2008, Manifest Top 40, by Mark Robertson
This is our 11th edition of the MANIFEST 40, covering the last 33 months. It's a list of the most widely-followed stocks by subscribers.

Dec 17, 2007, Christmas Countdown: StockWatch Reports, by Mark Robertson
With the release of the latest <a href="http://www.manifestinvesting.com/web/articles/features/20071211feature">MANIFEST 40</a>, we've decided to perform a bunch of StockWatch reports on the most widely-held residents in subscriber dashboards.

Dec 14, 2007, Natural Gas Services, by Ken Kavula
NGS is a very small company in an industry known for dramatic swings in revenue, profit and stock price.

Dec 11, 2007, Manifest Top 40, by Mark Robertson
The three top performers in the MANIFEST TOP 40 since inception are FactSet Research, Danaher and Cisco Systems.

Oct 01, 2007, Update on Syntel, Inc., by Ken Kavula
Ken reviews SYNT "special" dividend payments.

Sep 28, 2007, Syntel, Inc., by Ken Kavula
SYNT has growth characteristics that might make it an appealing choice for growth investors.