Today’s L.A. Times has a lengthy and relatively well-informed profile of Investor’s Business Daily founder William O’Neill and his CAN SLIM approach to investing.
This system, I’ve been promised, works wonders. The name may sound more like a
diet technique than a way to get rich, but it will supposedly teach me “the
secrets to building stock market wealth.”
A lot of people are believers.
In fact, there’s a huge investment subculture that follows the seven-step
process buried within that acronym and devised by a financial guru from Playa
del Rey. I am about to push a button and become one of his disciples.