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David Trainer  

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David is CEO of New Constructs (, an independent research firm that leverages proprietary technology to find key insights from the Financial Footnotes of 10Ks and 10Qs. Having analyzed over 70,000 annual reports and their Financial Footnotes, New Constructs research regularly produces Hidden Gems and Red Flags that result in award-winning stock picks.

David is a distinguished investment strategist and corporate finance expert. He is a member of FASB's Investors Technical Advisory Committee, and he is author of the Chapter “Modern Tools for Valuation” in The Valuation Handbook (Wiley Finance 2010).

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  • Description: Hedge Fund Manager. Trading frequency: Monthly
  • Interests: Stocks - long, Stocks - short
New Constructs Our patented Research Platform for reversing accounting distortions and discounted cash flow analysis leverages data from the Financial Footnotes to deliver research of unrivaled quality and accuracy. 1. Superior Recommendations - Our stock picks consistently outperform. See our track record in our ...More
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