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Robert W. Colby Asset Management, Inc., is a New York Registered Investment Advisory firm.   Our primary goal is to outperform the S&P 500 Index over the long-term while taking much less risk. Our actively adaptive strategies allow us to effectively manage market Rewards and Risks for our clients.  Our Top Ten Relative Strength System allows us to capitalize on the strongest trends in bullish markets, and our unique Bear Market Protection Systems allow us to keep all of our clients secure and protected when stock prices fall persistently in bearish market trends.

Our clients enjoy security, control, flexibility, transparency, and simplicity. Separately-managed client accounts reside at a SiPC insured broker/custodian and are under complete control by each client.  You can add or withdraw funds or close your account at any time without any restrictions.  You can track your investments online anytime, 24/7/365. Our fees are simple and highly competitive. You can pick up the phone and talk to our CEO, Bill Anderson.  We do everything we can to make you secure and keep you happy.

What's different about Robert W. Colby Asset Management, Inc.?  We are active managers who continuously weigh the probabilities and carefully manage risks.  Over our 45+ years of active research and trading, we have developed tested systems designed to get onboard rising trends and to avoid large losses.  All our clients benefit from our unique Bear Market Protection Systems, designed to protect your wealth from large losses in risky and falling markets.

Robert W. Colby, CMT, Chairman and Chief Investment Strategist, brings his 45+ years of Wall Street research and trading experience to lead our firm.  He has witnessed firsthand the monumental failure of the highly-advertised "buy and hold" strategies and "asset allocation rebalancing" strategies typically sold to the public.  Robert believes investors deserve a better alternative, so he started this firm to use his time-tested research to help investors recover from the failures of the establishment investment firms and prosper going forward--no matter what the stock market may do.

Robert is the author of The Encyclopedia of Technical Market Indicators, Second Edition, McGraw-Hill, 2003, which has become the standard reference for indicator and trading systems design. His work has been published in Forbes, Institutional Investor, The Wall Street Journal, Investors Business Daily, Technical Analysis of Stocks & Commodities, SFO (Stocks, Futures and Options Magazine), Active Trader, The Technical Analyst, MarketWatch, TradingMarkets, Physician's Money Digest, PC Magazine (technical analysis software reviews), Futures Magazine, and Trader Planet, among others. Over the years, he has written papers on investment strategies, research methodologies, fundamental indicators, and chart pattern interpretation.

Robert has served as a consultant to institutional and private investors and traders, providing technical analysis reports as well as custom research services and trading systems tailored to clients' objectives.  Clients include the most successful traders and investors in the world.  Previously, at several large Wall Street firms, Robert served as a proprietary trader, technical analyst, and fundamental analyst.  He also was an adjunct professor at New York University and New York Institute of Finance, where he developed new courses on technical analysis and market timing.

Robert is a Chartered Market Technician (CMT), an accreditation granted to members by the Market Technicians Association ( after demonstrating professional competence and ethics over a period of many years.  Robert has been a member of the MTA since 1980, and he strongly supports the MTA's high standards.  He also supports the MTA Educational Foundation (, which works to have technical analysis included in the curriculum of major business schools.  Robert earned a B.S. Degree in Business Administration from Ohio State, with Beta Gamma Sigma and Pace Setters honors.

William K. Anderson, CEO and Managing Partner, brings 30+ years of experience in financial planning and business management to our firm.  He is responsible for the daily operations of the firm, including the management of client accounts, customer service, and compliance.

Previously, Bill was CEO of, an on-line financial advisory service that offered objective and innovative financial planning tools and advice.   Bill earned an AIF® Accredited Investment Fiduciary® professional designation; a Certification in Financial Planning from New York University, an M.B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and a B.S. Degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Tennessee.