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Ray Dirks

ABOUT
Ray Dirks has been a respected analyst on Wall Street for decades. Ray has written two books,” The Great Wall Street Scandal” and “Heads You Win, Tails You Win”, published by McGraw-Hill and Bantam Books respectively.

Dirks opened his own securities analysis firm after gaining much attention in the financial press during the 1970s and 1980s.

Ray earned his place in the history books while working as a securities research analyst. He got a tip from a disgruntled employee of a company called Equity Funding that this firm had built its business model upon massive commercial and accounting fraud. Most research analysts on Wall Street took Equity Funding's numbers at face value, and recommended the stock. ...More
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  • Description: Independent / boutique research firm analyst.
  • Interests: Stocks - long, Stocks - short, Tech stocks
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The Great Wall Street Scandal In March 1973, Raymond L. Dirks, an unconventional stock broker with a wide following on Wall Street, received a tip from a disgruntled former employee of the Equity Funding Corporation of America that sent him on a tense investigative odyssey without precedent in the history of finance. It was a trail of ...More
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