Category Archive for "Cool Charts" | John Rothe | Portfolio Manager, Quant, Tech Geek, And Sometime Superhero To My Kids

Apple – What A Difference 15 Years Can Make

      Couple of interesting facts: In 1997, Apple almost went belly up. Apple is making $7 million an hour. In the past 5 years, iPhone and iPad sales make $130 billion per year - twice the size of Microsofts entire revenue for the past 37 years. And that's before this: iPhone 'just getting started in China,' Apple could reach 35M sales ...

Updated NAAIM Survey: What Other Money Managers Think Of The US Stock Market

The NAAIM Survey of Manager Sentiment From the National Association of Active Investment Managers (NAAIM): The red line shows the close of the S&P 500 Total Return Index on the survey date.  The bars depict a two-week moving average of the NAAIM managers' responses. The NAAIM Number:   73.78 Last Quarter Average:  30.9%   Date NAAIM Number Mean/Average Bearish Quart 1 Quart 2 Quart 3 Bullish Deviation 2/29/2012 73.78 -50 60.00 77.00 100.00 155 36.76 2/22/2012 76.28 -60 50.00 87.50 100.00 150 37.17 2/15/2012 73.00 -35 50.00 75.00 100.00 175 36.23 2/8/2012 72.66 -40 50.00 72.00 100.00 150 36.82 2/1/2012 67.52 -75 50.00 75.00 100.00 125 39.38 1/25/2012 56.33 -125 40.00 65.00 100.00 125 53.51 1/18/2012 52.50 -100 30.75 60.00 90.50 125 49.05 1/11/2012 49.34 -125 35.00 50.00 84.00 100 47.07  NAAIM member firms who ...