Chuck Carlson

Chuck Carlson

Formal First Name
Charles (Chuck)

Charles Carlson, CFA, Chief Executive Officer and Portfolio Manager at Horizon Investment Services, is an investment newsletter publisher with over 38 years of experience in Horizon and other affiliates. He is the editor of the DRIP Investor investment newsletters and is a contributing editor of Dow Theory Forecasts investment newsletter. Charles is also the author of nine investment books, including the bestselling Eight Steps to Seven Figures, and his latest book, The Little Book of Big Dividends, published by John Wiley & Co. He has also been featured in numerous newspapers and magazines such as The Wall Street Journal, the News York Times, USA Today, Money, Forbes, and Barron’s.

Professional Experience

Academic History

  • He is the author of The Little Book of BIG DIVIDENDS, Eight Steps to Seven Figures, The Smart Investor’s Survival Guide, and Winning With The Dow’s Losers.
  • Charles frequently appears on TV, including Bloomberg, CNBC, NBC's Today Show, Nightly Business Report and Chicago's WBBM all-news radio.
  • His comments also appear in such newspapers and magazines as the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, USA Today, Newsweek, US News & World Report, the Washington Post, and more.