Stan Piland is a private investor with over 20 years experience in institutional equity sales and trading. His portfolio is actively managed, and he employs a multidisciplinary strategy incorporating elements of both value and growth styles. His investment horizon can be anywhere from several weeks to several years for core positions. While the portfolio usually has a long bias, market risk is occasionally hedged with ETFs, options and short sales. Mr. Piland holds a degree in Government and an advanced degree in Economics and Finance.
Volte-Face Investments represents the writings of an independent investment manager who managed a long/short equity fund. The author worked for a major Wall Street firm for 12 years before leaving to start his own business in 2009. Since then he has been pursuing investment management full time. The purpose of the articles is to explain the thinking with regards to a particular investment opportunity and to provide readers with a foundation from which they can begin their own due diligence. Volte-Face Investment's writings are not solicitations to transact any security. For further information or consulting, please contact directly via direct message or direct message on twitter @voltefaceinvest
Ashraf Eassa is a technology specialist with The Motley Fool. He writes mostly about technology stocks, but is especially interested in anything related to chips -- the semiconductor kind, that is.
I am a Financial Analyst and maintain my own Site http://www.everythingaboutinvestment.com where i put the articles regarding investment so that it can help each and everyone around the globe to get an detail insight into Investing and Investment.
Individual DIY investor - have been investing since 1995. Have gone through the technology boom and bust cycle as well as the great recession of 2008-2009/ Have first hand experience of the technology bubble bursting through my own VC funded tech company in silicon valley 1999-2003.I am an avid follower of William o'Neil's CANSLIM approach to investing.