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American Association of Individual Investors

An organization that provides information by and for small investors. Its website provides much of its information; it also publishes a monthly journal. Local chapters provide information pertinent to individual members. Founded in 1979, the AAII has over 150,000 members and is based in Chicago.

American Association of Individual Investors (AAII).

The goal of this independent, nonprofit organization is teaching individual investors how to manage their assets effectively.

Headquartered in Chicago, the AAII offers publications, seminars, educational programs, software and videos, and other services and products to its members. The AAII website (www.aaii.org) also provides a wide range of information about investing and personal finance.

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The AAII survey reached its bullish peak on January 6, 2000 just as the dot-com bubble was cresting.
The positive and significant coefficient for the interaction term at level 2 (which refers to LNAIRT-1 in the post-shock intervention period) confirms a pre/post difference in the rate of change in the ratio of successive SP500 values associated with investor sentiment, and indicates that the change in the AAII of investor confidence (LNAIRT) is a reliable predictor of the change in the weekly SP500 in the post-shock intervention period.
AAII, for the project, has already agreed an exclusive contract with the Davao City Water District (DCWD).
AAII, by the way, has many more strategies, some with less of a shock in 2008, and all interesting.
The P10 billion bulk water supply project is a joint venture between the DCWD and AAII that is aimed at providing the adequate, reliable, and sustainable water supply system to Davao City for the long term.
Though European stocks have enjoyed a run-up this year, shares in developing markets such as the Far East and Latin America "have great promise," says Markese of the AAII.