Canslim -- CANSLIM Stock Investment Group


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Welcome to the CANSLIM email discussion group. CANSLIM is a philosophy of screening, purchasing, and selling common stock as described and developed by William O'Neil in his book "How To Make Money In Stocks". You will benefit most from our discussion group if you have read, or are currently reading Mr. O'Neil's book. To see a synopsis of this book, along with some readers' comments, see:

For a brief overview of CANSLIM, see:

For a lengthier tutorial of CANSLIM, see:

Members of this group have ranged from a mutual fund manager, professional money managers, and stock-brokers, to stock market beginners. Our group has an unusually high level of knowledge, experience, and civility. Anyone who resorts to rudeness, flaming, and personal attacks will be removed from our group.

For the group's FAQ, see: or

This is an unmoderated discussion group whose purpose is to provide a forum for individuals to:

1. Discuss the ideas and concepts of CANSLIM.
2. Add to the concepts of CANSLIM from personal experience.
3. Exchange sources of information on the internet that can be used to select stocks using the CANSLIM methodology.
4. Discuss specific equities and how they may or may not meet the CANSLIM criteria.

There are discussion archives available for our group that contain a wealth of information. To access these archives, point your browser to:

I would encourage you to introduce yourself to the people on list. It doesn't have to be long and fancy -- unless you want to be. Tell us who you are, and where you live, and any other information you would like to share. It would be helpful if your introduction email would use "Intro: FirstName LastName" in the Subject line of your email.

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For those of you that are new to this kind of mail list, feel at ease. You're not going to break anything, so feel free to experiment. If you have any questions, you can post them to the list ( for everyone to see, or privately to me as the list owner ( If you wish to send a private message to some participant on the list, just email them directly.

Jeff Salisbury - Canslim List owner/admin

To see the collection of prior postings to the list, visit the Canslim Archives.

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