I am a research analyst for a long/short value-oriented hedge fund. Most of my attention is focused on the tech, telecom and media sectors although I occasionally look for value (or its opposite) in other areas. Note that I take long and short positions in the stocks I discuss on Seeking Alpha. Although I disclose my positions at the time of publication, these may change at any time without notice. Nothing I write should be construed as investment advice or a recommendation to buy or sell specific securities. Please do your own research and/or consult with a financial adviser. While everything I write is factually correct to the best of my knowledge, I encourage you to notify me in the comments section when you think I may be in error.
A frequent source for shows on Fox Business and CNBC, Matt Gohd serves as an experienced financial commentator. Most recently, he has shared his thoughts on the effect of the 2012 presidential election on the markets and the impact of the Greek debt crisis. Mr. Gohd has worked in financial markets for 35 years and has seen numerous boom and bust cycles. This experience allows him to gauge market shifts and take a contrarian perspective. Matt Gohd often analyzes trends related to supply and demand in the market based on underlying micro- and macroeconomic factors.
Matt Gohd currently acts as strategist and Senior Managing Director at Wallach Beth Capital New York City. As such, he assists a variety of investors, such as hedge funds and family offices, in risk management. He holds extensive experience with options, including conducting research and trading. In addition, Mr. Gohd earned licenses for series 7, 69, 63, and 24.
In the past, Matt Gohd chaired Bluestone Capital, which originated numerous managed public offerings totaling more than $1 billion. Before its 2001 sale, Bluestone assisted entities in the retail, technology, biotechnology, and Internet sectors. Mr. Gohd has also served on the executive committees of the boards for Onstage Entertainment, Iconic Brands, and eDiets.com.
In 1987, Mr. Gohd advised the chairman of the Congressional committee investigating the stock market’s October crash. He continued his connection to government officials by working with President Bill Clinton during both his campaigns and acting as a Managing Trustee for the Democratic National Committee.
Before relocating to the East Coast, Mr. Gohd studied finance and statistics at California State University, East Bay.
I invest (technically) part-time, but I love the markets and immerse myself in them daily. I enjoy writing about my investment ideas as it helps me to organize my thoughts and I am happy to share if it helps others. I invite criticism as it will help sharpen my ideas, so please tell me where, in your opinion, I am going wrong.
Long-only value investor running a fund for accredited investors, and a Marketplace subscription for objective buyside research. Pseudonymous to protect my IR access but if you send me your email address and show me your LinkedIn, I'll show you mine. I'm not like anyone you've ever met and am not doing this for the traditional reasons. I’m always up for a conversation with anyone interested in value investing or mental models.
My Marketplace subscription service, called “Outsourced Analyst,” provides small-mid-sized funds, family offices, or high-net-worth investors the workflow of an analyst for a hundredth of the price. I write objective coverage of high-quality, underfollowed small-caps that I'm working on / following. Subscribers also have early (sometimes exclusive) access to writeups of some of my best ideas like those I've posted on LQDT, CRAI, FC, LGIH, BOOM, CSWI, and so on. Bonus material is thought pieces - I place a lot of emphasis on learning and getting better - so if/when I make mistakes, I'll write up postmortems with what I learned, and maybe they'll help you as well... Membership will be limited to the first 250 subscribers.
Seeking Alpha T&C requires me to disclose that I'm a registered investment advisor; regulations require me to reiterate that nothing I say is investment advice - it's just my Monday-morning-quarterback opinion for your entertainment and amusement. Always do your own due diligence, consider your own financial position, and consult your preferred financial professional before making any investment decision.
Born and raised in the USA, graduated with a degree in Finance then worked at a multi-strategy global hedge fund for about 4 years analyzing stocks all over the world. In 2007 I left the USA and moved to China to study Chinese and start a business. Now, I am the CEO and Co-founder of eFin which provides wall street level research to main street investors via a proprietary algorithm. Our eFin scoe that takes into consideration hundreds of factors to provide the best period of time to make an investment in a stock.
Nevertheless, my experience working at the hedge fund and running my own business has improved vastly my investment making decisions. I believe Warren Buffett said it best “I am a better investor because I am a businessman and a better businessman because I am an investor”. I have had my share of busts and winners and have gotten wise enough to always look at both sides of every investment no matter how negative or optimistic the situation is.
My name is Anthony and I live in georgia. I am the President of a Student Veteran Organization in Ga and am a student at the Robinson School of Business at Ga State. I spent multiple years with the U.S. Army and served in OEF/OIF. I would like to think I carry that same discipline in my stock investing.
I have background in Electrical Engineering and value investing.
I write and read about finance as a hobby. The goal is to learn more, connect with like-minded people and share ideas.
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