Entries by tom coder

Why Choose Channer Investment Management?

WHY CHOOSE CHANNER INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT? SIX IMPORTANT REASONS – True Custom Management. Our clients’ accounts are held and managed separately, and in specific consideration of each client’s preferences, tax circumstances, risk tolerances and other individual variables. No two accounts are the same at Channer, because no two clients are the same. By comparison, many investment […]

Bernard Madoff “Ponzi Scheme”

Q: How could the Bernard Madoff “Ponzi Scheme” have happened in this day and age? A: There are some golden rules, when it comes to investing money. Here are a few that relate: If you don’t understand it, don’t invest in it. Never let greed get in the way of common sense. Trust, but be […]

A CIM Special Report: 2010

Where are the Jobs? Why has the market advanced recently? Did we have a “lost decade”? If so, what is ahead? [As carefully discussed on The Conservative Investor’s Radio Program.] Where are the Jobs? The media likes to highlight the “jobless recovery” headline. It sells. It also confuses people, so, lets attempt to correct that […]

Warren Buffett has done it again.

CHANNER INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT SPECIAL REPORT – NOVEMBER 2009 “It’s an all-in wager on the economic future of the United States” Warren Buffett has done it again. This is a story that every American investor needs to understand and appreciate. 11/3/2009 – NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway on Tuesday said it is paying […]

Attention Financial Advisors, Going Independent…

Attention Financial Advisors, Going Independent – Are you looking for a new business home? One that assures your clients will come first, and is run cost-efficiently? Are you determined to enjoy the rest of your career away from the influences and conflicts of Wall Street? Where trust is not in doubt? Would you like to […]


CHANNER UNIVERSITY™ READERS HAVE BENEFITED The following quotes come from past articles and reports written and distributed by CHANNER – UNIVERSITY™ regarding the Banks, The Fed, Real Estate speculation, and Wall Street 11-15-06: The top five investment and brokerage firms will pay an estimated $36 billion in bonuses to their employees for 2006. Their average […]

In The News

SUNDAY August 23, 2009 BY DAVID ROEDER Sun-Times Columnist DOW DIVINER: With the Dow Jones industrial average clawing back to 9,500, I thought it was time for a conversation with Christopher Channer, founder of Channer Investment Management Inc. in Inverness. He earned his stripes as a [forecaster] of the Dow in the Sun-Times way back […]

“Mad Money” vs. “The Conservative Investor”

Jim Cramer’s “MAD MONEY” VS. Christopher Channer’s “THE CONSERVATIVE INVESTOR” “When Mad Money first appeared on CNBC I felt a headache coming on. The noise alone was enough to reach for pain relief. Every disciplined aspect of my three decades in the business cried out to make the ranting and raving stop. Now, BusinessWeek has […]

It’s a Market of Stocks, Not a Stock Market

It’s a Market of Stocks, Not a Stock Market offered by Christopher S. Channer How we think of things, often determines how well we think. Sadly, much of how we think of things is determined by the media, society or culture. Yet, we can train ourselves to frame our thoughts with greater accuracy and clarity […]

Ask An Expert Article – How Does It Feel?

Q: I know what it feels like to be an investor in this environment. It is terrible. However, since much of today’s problems are related to the collapse of Wall Street, Banking and financial services, how does it feel to be in the investment management business right now? A: Thank you for your question. The […]