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Oct 13, 2017 5 from 5i: If Buffett has periods of underperformance, why would you expect anything different?

By Michael

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Oct 11, 2017 The Importance of Having a Plan: Photon Control, Ballard Power Systems, The Stars Group

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The importance of having a plan: Technical Analysis

No matter how much experience you have as an investor, a trend following system is a straight forward approach to systematic trading that can be easily deployed and managed by anyone. This is a great way to profit from large moves without having to manage positions on an intraday basis. If you have spent time learning lessons the hard way, like myself, then you will relate to what I am about to say.

The two problems I struggled with the most were taking a position too large for my account and selling too soon. In my experience these problems often go hand in hand, I was always putting myself in the perfect position for emotional ruin. Every time I would get onto a winning trade I became greedy or scared and locked in profits prematurely, cutting my potential returns short.

This is exactly what happened last week to one of my subscribers with Photon Control (TSXV:PHO)...

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Oct 06, 2017 5 from 5i - Mining for Volatility

By Michael

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Sep 22, 2017 All About Bitcoin: Understanding the New ICO Market

By Michael

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Sep 18, 2017 Technical Analysis Stock Picks on Avigilon (TSX: AVO) and Innergex Renewable Energy (TSX: INE)

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Technical Analysis on Avigilon (AVO) and Innergex Renewable Energy (INE)

My main focus is tracing abnormal volatility which flags the potential of momentum coming into an underlying name or sector. As a momentum trader, I rarely look at major indexes, but at small-cap names with high institutional or insider ownership. This is because small cap names offer many advantages to traders. One being that they tend to move with a greater velocity than large-cap names. This is due to supply and demand...

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Sep 15, 2017 5 from 5i - Performance of risk-on and risk-off assets in times of crisis

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Aug 28, 2017 Technical Analysis Stock Picks on Savaria (TSX: SIS), Stella-Jones (TSX: SJ), and AGF Management (TSX: AGF.B)

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Technical Analysis - Savaria (TSX: SIS), Stella-Jones (TSX: SJ), AGF Management (TSX: AGF.B)

We are excited to introduce our first in a continuing series of pieces surrounding stock ideas generated through technical analysis. In partnership with Dwight over at Set Your Stop, we will be posting some his top TA ideas every two weeks. Subscribe to the blog to get notifications on when his next piece is up and sign up for a free trial if you are not a member to get access immediately.

 
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Aug 25, 2017 5 from 5i - Risky ETF Misconceptions

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Aug 24, 2017 Some of our favourite stocks as seen on Capital Ideas TV

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Peter Hodson - Capital Ideas TV

Our Founder and Head of Research, Peter Hodson was recently interviewed on Capital Ideas TV to discuss some of his top picks. 

You can view the entire interview between Peter and Mark Bunting for free here.

Be sure to read our full reports on the companies mentioned in the member's area. If you're not currently a member, you can view them all by signing up for the 1 month free trial.

Enjoy, and have a wonderful weekend. 

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Aug 22, 2017 Join 5i's Head of Research Peter Hodson on BNN today at 1pm EST. Send in your questions!

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Peter Hodson BNN

Join 5i Research's Head of Research Peter Hodson live on BNN today at 1pm EST.

Tune-in to hear Peter's latest top picks, how the past picks have performed, along with him and his team's latest investing insights.

Submit your questions when he's live by calling BNN's Market Call at 1-855-326-6266, or submit your questions on Twitter by using @marketcall during the interview.

We look forward to your questions!

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