Christopher (Chris) Versace is the Chief Investment Officer at Tematica Research, which utilizes a thematic investing strategy leveraging changing economics, demographics, psychographics, technology and more to determine investment candidates, while also sidestepping companies vulnerable to thematic change. Versace also co-manages TheStreet’s Trifecta Stocks as well as Stocks Under $10, co-hosts the Cocktail Investing Podcast and developed the NJCU New Jersey 50 Index at NJCU, where he is an Assistant Professor of Finance.
Recent Articles By The Author
Amazon shares were my top pick for 2018 and there are a number of reasons to remain bullish on the stock in 2019.
The RMPIA index was up for the year, while the S&P 500, DJIA, Russell 2000 and Nasdaq all finished 2018 in the red.
Buoying RMPIA during the first half of December were shares of Broadcom, Facebook and PayPal.
For the month of November RMPIA climbed 1.2% month over month.
Our index of 30 cutting-edge companies fell ... but not as much as the Nasdaq did.
Even after a rough October, RMPIA is up double-digits year to date -- far outperforming the major averages.