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Jim Van Meerten is an advisor at Marketocracy Capital Management and writes on financial topics here and on Barchart Portfolio Blogs and Seeking Alpha. He earned a BS in accounting and business administration from Berry College; a JD from Woodrow Wilson School of Law; and completed post-baccalaureate and graduate courses in business administration, quantitative mathematics, and education at Florida Atlantic University, Georgia State University, and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. In the past, he has been an accountant, lawyer, adjunct professor in business law, accounting and internal audit, financial advisor, senior supervisor and compliance officer. He has also passed the Georgia CPA exam, Certified Internal Auditor exam, and FINRA Series 7, 24, and 9/10 exams. , an elite honor chosen by the editors of Marketocracy as one of the top 100 portfolio managers from the over 100,000 portfolios they review. He would love to hear your feedback at [email protected]
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Additional disclosure: Today’s bar chart highlights stocks that are experiencing exceptional appreciation in current prices. They are not intended to be buy recommendations as these stocks are extremely volatile and speculative. If you decide to add any of these stocks to your investment portfolio, it is strongly suggested that you follow a predetermined diversification and moving stop loss discipline that matches your personal investment risk tolerance and reassess your stop loss at least once a week.