Advisor to Marketocracy Capital Management

Jim Van Meerten is an advisor to Marketocracy Capital Management and writes on financial subjects here and on Barchart Portfolio Blogs. He earned a BS in Accounting and Business Administration from Berry College; a Juris Doctorate from the Woodrow Wilson School of Law; and attended ... more


Taylor Morrison Home - Chart Of The Day
Taylor Morrison Home revenue is expected to grow 13.10% this year and another 3.40% next year.
Consolidated Water - Chart Of The Day
The chart of the day belongs to the water utility company Consolidated Water (CWCO). Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy in 7/22 the stock gained 14.55%.
Saia - Chart Of The Day
Our chart of the day is SAIA with 100% technical buy signals; 15 new highs and up 18.27% in the last month; 46.96% gain in the last year. Let's take a deeper look at the technicals and fundamentals of this stock.
Morning Call For Friday, Dec. 28
Mar E-mini S&Ps (ESH19 +0.55%) this morning are up +0.60% at a 1-week high and European stocks are up +1.78%. U.S. stock indexes extended their rebound from late Thursday, led by gains in technology stocks.
Morning Call For Thursday, Dec. 27
Mar E-mini S&Ps (ESH19 -1.75%) this morning are down -1.52% as markets give back some of Wednesday's sharp rally.
Morning Call For Wednesday, Dec. 26
Mar E-mini S&Ps (ESH19 +0.66%) this morning are up +0.62% as they recover from a 1-3/4 year nearest-futures low posted in overnight trade.


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Ignore Noise On China, Fed
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Interesting take.
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Work Experience

Marketocracy Master and Analyst
September 2009 - Present (10 years 5 months)

Marketocracy helps the individual investor hone their investing skills

Vice President, Compliance Office and Supervisory Principal
Wells Fargo Advisors
July 2001 - September 2009 (8 years 4 months)

Annuities Compliance Officer, Supervisory Principal, Retirement Consultant

Registrered Rep, Supervisory Principal
Bank of America Securities
January 1996 - July 2001 (5 years 7 months)

Registered Representative and Supervisory Principal in both Atlanta and Charlotte locations


University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Post Baccalaureate Studies
1996 / 1997
Graduate Studies in Education Activities and Societies: Kappa Delta PI - Honorary Educational Society
Woodrow Wilson School of Law
Juris Doctorate
1977 / 1980
Georgia State University - J. Mack Robinson College of Business
Post Baccalaureate Studies
1975 / 1976
Quantatative Math and Accounting Activities and Societies: Pi Kappa Phi