The author has worked in the transportation profession for over eight years of which the previous three have been strictly focused on goods movement and freight. Transports, by James Sands includes extensive research and analysis of publicly traded companies in the U.S. This includes direct comparative peer review among multiple transport industries, and macro and industry key performance indicators, KPIs. The author has successfully managed a self-developed equity-based portfolio of U.S. public companies prior to the development of Transports, by James Sands. This included an average return of 13% per year over the previous three years for the portfolio, as well as numerous detailed articles covering multiple sectors and industries. Transports by James Sands includes two current portfolios under management. Transports, by James Sands will provide investors with access to exclusive research and data analysis stemming from the tools generated to evaluate public freight companies. The ultimate goal is to define investment options and recommendations for a wide variety of investors. All subscribers of Seeking Alpha are encouraged to review the Marketplace offering by James Sands for additional information. Feel free to contact the author with any inquiries through the Seeking Alpha message platform. DISCLAIMER: It should be noted that while the author is providing stock analysis and recommendations based on this analysis, any information disseminated by articles, stock talks, messages, or public chats represent the opinions of the author. The author is not an investment professional, and as such, all readers and subscribers should perform their independent due diligence and/or consult with an investment professional prior to making investment decisions.
Private Investor. 30 years in the debt capital markets. Bias towards out of favor stocks and bonds. Sector focused investor. Time horizons have shortened for me in this environment. Each day in this market per Fed, algo trading, US budget deficits, and manipulation in energy and gold markets... approaching each day in this current climate ready for battle!
***2017 will find me much more active in the options markets within the names I follow, as compared to my market approach in 2014-2015 as the Sauds launched their attack on the oil commodity market. Basically selling euphoria, and fading significant fear, in names that I have spent significant effort and time understanding. This approach led me to a very profitable year in 2016, and I intend to expand my focus on the utilization of options to enhance the tools in my toolbox.***
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