We discovered it by accident. The greatest breakthroughs are usually found that way. The key to these discoveries was that bright people were working on projects they were passionate about. There is no substitute for intelligence combined with passion.
The world's greatest companies know this. They call it "blue-sky" research. They give their employees the time and freedom to work on projects even if the benefits aren't immediately clear.
The idea is that when you let smart people work on big ideas that they care about, good things happen... even if it's unexpected. Michael J. Carr is one of those smart people.
Maximum Profit is the easiest way to invest over the shoulder of one of the most elite traders in America, Michael J. Carr.
Twice a month, Michael uses powerful technical and fundamental indicators to find market-beating investments from stocks currently covered by StreetAuthority experts. The result is a system that beat the S&P 500 by an average of 14 percentage points annually during the past decade. In total, his "Maximum Profit" system generated 571% during his decade-long test.
Read on to learn more about Maximum Profit:
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StreetAuthority's newest expert knows the best strategy for a volatile market.
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This global powerhouse is slumping, which could be very bad news for economies around the world. Here's what you need to look out for.
Using two very simple indicators, we've identified a 4.8% yielding stock that could be a solid buy today.
The legendary trader is said to be taking advantage of Japan's turmoil. Here's how you might follow his example.
Technical Analysis: What Can This Advanced System Do For You?
If Apple investors had simply looked at this little-known chart, many of them would have sold before it tumbled 37%.
This popular technical indicator is predicting an upcoming market decline -- but how accurate is the omen?
These tech stocks were once known for their volatility, but they've evolved into reliable dividend payers with growth potential.
Revealed: A Former Air Force Officer's 'Maximum Profit' Strategy Earns 570% In 10 Years
This investment strategy has worked out so well it surprised even the most seasoned investors... and it's simple enough for any investor to master.