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My Best in Breed (BIB) system I showed you last week is as simple as it is elegant and powerful.
I look at sectors that are outperforming and then find the high-flyer stocks within those sectors. In short, I find the strongest stocks in the strongest sectors.
The inevitable result: total market outperformance. All four of my "Best in Breed" picks so far have beaten the markets' gains since I recommended them, and all four are on track to hit my targets.
Of course, I'm doing this to help you make money, so I want stocks that I feel will continue to outperform.
That's where the BIB system shines: I've developed a unique set of indicators - including technicals, short interest, and other proprietary indicators - that tell me which stocks are more likely to break out and maintain their momentum.
With that in mind, I've been very bullish on one special segment of the financial sector.
Here's the move...
About the Author
Chris Johnson is a highly regarded equity and options analyst who has spent much of his nearly 30-year market career designing and interpreting complex models to help investment firms transform millions of data points into impressive gains for clients.
At heart Chris is a quant - like the "rocket scientists" of investing - with a specialty in applying advanced mathematics like stochastic calculus, linear algebra, differential equations, and statistics to Wall Street's data-rich environment.
He began building his proprietary models in 1998, analyzing about 2,000 records per day. Today, that database, which Chris designed and coded from scratch, analyzes a staggering 700,000 records per day. It's the secret behind his track record.
Chris holds degrees in finance, statistics, and accounting. He worked as a licensed broker for 11 years before taking on the role of Director of Quantitative Analysis at a big-name equity and options research firm for eight years. He recently served as Director of Research of a Cleveland-based investment firm responsible for hundreds of millions in AUM. He is also the Founder/CIO of ETF Advisory Research Partners since 2007, noted for its groundbreaking work in Behavioral Valuation systems. Their research is widely read by leaders in the RIA business.
Chris is ranked in the top 99.3% of financial bloggers and top 98.6% of overall experts by TipRanks, the track record registry of financial analysts dating back to January 2009.
He is a frequent commentator on financial markets for CNBC, Fox, Bloomberg TV, and CBS Radio and has been featured in Barron's, USA Today, Newsweek, and The Wall Street Journal, and numerous books.
Today, Chris is the editor of Night Trader and Straight-Up Profits. He also contributes to Money Morning as the Quant Analysis Specialist.