Chris Waltzek & Bob Chapman, The International
Forecaster discussion and answer listener's questions.
Martial Artist of Trend Forecasting The purpose
of trend forecasting is to provide insights and directions
in anticipation of what the future may bring
and to be prepared for the unexpected.
Celente, a Close Combat practitioner and black belt
trainer, well understands the importance of proacting
rather than reacting: "The first rule of Close
Combat is to attack the attacker. Action is faster
than reaction. The same holds true for the future.
You know the future is coming attack it before
it attacks you."
of The Trends Research Institute in 1980, Gerald
Celente is a pioneer trend strategist. He is author
of the national bestseller Trends 2000 and Trend
Tracking (Warner Books) "Far better
than Megatrends," and publisher of the internationally
circulated Trends Journal newsletter.
Atheist Gerald Celente is a political atheist.
Unencumbered by political dogma, rigid ideology
or conventional wisdom, Celente, whose motto is
"think for yourself," observes and analyzes
the current events forming future trends for what
they are not for the way he wants them to
a doctor giving a diagnosis after gathering the
facts, whether or not you like the prognosis doesnt
alter the outcome, make him an optimist or pessimist
its simply what is. And while Celente
holds a US passport, he considers himself a citizen
of the world.
Trend Forecaster Using his unique perspectives
on current events forming future trends, Gerald
Celente developed the Globalnomic® methodology
which is used to identify, track, forecast and manage
world's only trends analyst covering 300 diversified
trends fields, Gerald Celente and the Trends Research
Institute provide trend research studies and consulting
services to businesses and governments worldwide.
Celente also designed the nations first professional
course in trend forecasting.
proof is in his past Gerald Celente has earned
his reputation as "The most trusted name in
trends" by accurately forecasting hundreds
of social, business, consumer, environmental, economic,
political, entertainment, and technology trends.
Celente coined the term "clean foods"
in 1993 and predicted sustained growth in organic
products in 1988.
gold was at $275 per ounce in 2002, Celente said
the price had bottomed and in 2004 forecast the
beginning of the "Gold Bull Run." Since
that time, with pinpoint accuracy, he said when,
why - and how high - gold would go. *youtube.com
Louis Navellier is Chairman
of the Board, Chief Executive
Officer, and Chief Investment
Officer of Navellier & Associates,
Inc., located in Reno, Nevada.
Mr. Navellier is also editor of
four leading stock advisory newsletters:
Emerging Growth, Quantum Growth,
Blue Chip Growth, and Global Growth.
A recognized expert in translating
what had been purely academic
techniques into real market applications,
he believes that disciplined,
quantitative analysis can select
stocks that will significantly
outperform the overall market.
Mr. Navellier employs a three-step,
highly disciplined, bottom-up
stock selection process, focusing
on quantitative analysis, fundamental
analysis, and optimization of
the securities selected for the
portfolio. In 1980, Mr. Navellier
began publishing his research
in his stock advisory newsletter,
the MPT Review. Since 1987, he
has been active in the management
of individual portfolios, mutual
funds, and institutional portfolios.
A charismatic figure with a reputation
for solid leadership, Louis Navellier
has been covered by a wide range
of international media. In addition
to appearing on CNBC, Bloomberg,
The Nightly Business Report, and
Wall Street Week, he has been
featured in Barron's, Forbes,
Fortune, Investor's Business Daily,
Money, Smart Money, and The Wall
Street Journal. Most recently
he was profiled in Kenneth A.
Stern's book Secrets of the Investment
All-Stars in the interview "Louis
Navellier, A Man Who Has Beat
Them All." He is also featured
in Alan R. Ackerman's Investing
Under Fire: Winner Strategies
from the Masters for Bulls, Bears,
and the Bewildered.