Category Archives: Investment Newsletter Reviews

MavenTown Trading Floor Service

Newsletter Review Score:  99/100 This is by FAR the best newsletter service for an investor that I have come across.   I could cancel all my other subscriptions and live on this one alone.   It is really quite different than the … Continue reading

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Motley Fool Newsletters

Newsletter Review Score:  65/100 There are several “premium services” available on Motley Fool for you to subscribe to.   I decided to try out two that are on different sides of the spectrum.   The “Income Investor” newsletter and the “Hidden Gems” … Continue reading

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Options Trader (MarketWatch)

Newsletter Review Score:  73/100 The Options Trader newsletter is written by Lawrence McMillan, an author.  He wrote Options as a Strategic Investment, which has sold 200,000 copies.   He also is a portfolio manager at a hedge fund, so I DO … Continue reading

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RealMoney Pro (the street.com)

Newsletter Review Score:  47/100 This is the so called “Professional” space for the street.com.   How the subscription works is this:  You start at the street.com for free and they leak articles or great calls for RealMoney well after the calls … Continue reading

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Minyanville

Newsletter Review Score:  57/100 In the beginning, I really liked the Minyanville website, so I was excited to include them in my experiment of trying and reviewing financial newsletters.  However, after the original writers left (Scott Reamer and Bennet Sedacca), … Continue reading

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Action Alerts Plus (Jim Cramer)

Newsletter Review Score:  69/100 Obviously, as an investor who watches a fair amount of financial TV programs, I had heard of Jim Cramer.   Between his show, “Mad Money” and his frequent appearances on CNBC, his Action Alerts Plus service (From … Continue reading

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The MarketWatch Newsletters

Overall Newsletter Review Score:  67/100 Marketwatch.com is a web property owned by the Wall Street Journal.  So, naturally, they have plenty of journalists who can write articles on financial and investment topics.   The free website is full of news information … Continue reading

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Retirement Weekly (MarketWatch)

Newsletter Review Score:  55/100 This newsletter by Robert Powell is for people who are retired or about to retire.  In face, the service breaks down the readers into two categories… those who are already retired, and those who are 5-10 … Continue reading

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Proactive Fund Investor (MarketWatch)

Newsletter Review Score  67/100 Bill Donoghue is the author of this newsletter.  He was a New York Times best-selling author for 40 years and a self proclaimed mutual fund expert.   He certainly is well known in the industry, after writing … Continue reading

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RealMoney (The Street.com)

Newsletter Review Score:  68/100 This is another paid service offered from Jim Cramer and the Street.com.   The claim of the service is market insight and actionable trading ideas from Wall Street pros.  It was the original paid service from the … Continue reading

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