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Dan Ahrens  

Dan S. Ahrens is portfolio and compliance officer of AdvisorShares Investments, LLC (, specializing in actively managed exchange traded funds. He has extensive experience in the investment management industry, covering portfolio management, sales and administration. His background includes responsibility for operations, finance and compliance. Prior to joining AdvisorShares, Dan founded Ahrens Advisors, L.P., in 2005, an SEC-registered Investment Advisor, where he was portfolio manager of the Ladenburg Thalmann Gaming and Casino Fund, from 2006 to 2008. Prior to forming Ahrens Advisors, he was president of the Funds, and served as portfolio manager of the Generation Wave Growth ...More
  • Description: Company executive. Trading frequency: Weekly
  • Interests: ETFs
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Investing in Vice Stocks markets go up and down, but no matter what the economy is doing, people worldwide continue to drink, smoke, gamble, and fight. Why not invest in vice? Dan Ahrens focuses on "sin stocks"- tobacco, alcohol, adult entertainment, gambling, and aerospace/defense, contending that even during an abysmal ...More