CGI was founded in 2004 by refugees from the large online stock infotainment world. Our goal is to counter the advertising and marketing driven financial media with behind-the-scenes, below-the-surface common sense. We run three real-money portfolios. Two are recent but the longest-running one, our Active Value Portfolio, has since its value-focus beginning January 1, 2003, returned over five times the S&P 500 (at writing 10/13/09, 176% versus 34%, updated in real time at www.CompleteGrowth.com). All trades are made with real money and announced to subscribing members first. Our goal is a long-term relationship with our members to increase their knowledge, confidence and results. We are value-oriented portfolio managers offering deep value (Buffett investment fund), defensive value (Graham's Intelligent Investor/Buffett Berkshire Hathaway days), and Growth at a Reasonable Price in our subscription investment service CGI Growth & Value Focus (paid service), and monthly investing for the novice or time-limited investor in CGI Blueprint Investor (free service). We also offer investment education emphasizing value through CGI University, featuring video on demand webinars, books, DVDs, live seminars and live podcasts. Our upcoming event is our small cap value and growth conference Oct. 23-25. You can attend in person or via pay-per-view wherever you are. www.CompleteGrowth.com/LasVegas Join us at SeekingAlpha and www.CompleteGrowth.com!
TheBaron Investing is a long-only writer for Seeking Alpha with a focus on financial institutions, private equity firms, Real-Estate Investment Trusts and other companies/fields of interest. Published articles are intended to give readers a thorough understanding of the analyzed company, and bring investor attention to little-known companies with upcoming catalysts, or under-appreciated operational excellence, that allows purchases within a margin of safety.
Articles are intended to raise awareness of quality companies, and are for investor interest only. For actual investment advice, please consult a qualified financial adviser. TheBaron Investing strongly recommends diversified, ETF-focused investing for the majority of retail investors.
Roberto Sfeir graduated from Northeastern University with a degree in Finance.
Worked at JP Morgan & Chase in hedge fund services.
Contributed in Northeastern University's mutual fund, 360 Huntington Fund.
Prior to that, he worked at the oldest mutual fund in the United States: MFS Investment Management.
Prior to MFS, he worked in the telecommunications company Nokia Siemens Networks.
Interested in technology and financial markets. Undergrad in engineering, MS in Comp Sci and an MBA in finance. Building tools for individual investors to make more informed decisions about the stocks and mutual funds they choose.
Identify businesses that have long-term sustainable growth opportunities and are trading at a good value.
We seek value plus multiple overlapping catalysts, sourced using proprietary tools. We will create our own catalysts with the fundamental goal to put assets to their highest and best use with the optimal financial structure to maximize long term business value.
Founded in 2009 by Ryan J. Morris - as a founder of a bootstrapped software company prior to being a full time investor, I have a great appreciation and respect for the operational details and entrepreneurial efforts underlying the financial numbers of a business.
By day I work in accounting, by night I moonlight as a investment analyst.
I know a bit about business valuation, financial analysis, value investing, the history of investing, hedge funds, etc.
Feel free to message me or connect with me on LinkedIn; I am always open to discussing interesting opportunities -
Rick Konrad has been an equity portfolio manager for over 35 years. At present, he provides strategic management consulting to both institutional buy and sell side firms. His greatest joy outside of his family is education, in particular, training young people to become better research analysts, portfolio managers, and financial planners.
Above Average Odds Investing is dedicated to the premise that there is a “better way” for the average investor to protect and grow their wealth over time. Hopefully, AAOI – through real time investment analysis and commentary, as well as a variety of helpful resources - will act as a “catalyst” for those investors who for far to long have invested in a manner contrary to their best interest (i.e., where the odds are significantly stacked against them).
Born in New Zealand, living in Australia and having lived for five years in England, Dean Morel is an investing house dad. He nurtures two wonderful kids, two investment portfolios and the best arid garden outside of Arizona.
Before founding FusionInvesting.com (http://www.fusioninvesting.com/), Dean was a business consultant specializing in project and investment management and cost accounting. He helped pioneer the concept of integration management to break down silo mentality on large scale business implementation projects. He consulted to a diverse range of companies from Fortune 500 companies such as Shell and British Airway to start-up technology companies and charitable organisations.
Dean’s focus is on fusing fundamental and technical analysis with lashings of behavioural finance and a sprinkling of options.
Visit Dean's website, FusionInvesting.com (http://www.fusioninvesting.com/)