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I have a B.S. in applied mathematics and physics. If you google "stock ranking method", my article is one of the first hits. I generally look for growth at a reasonable price, though I also like companies that pay dividends. I also look for value in special situations like spin-offs, mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, etc. I have a self-programmed stock screener/investment simulator that I use to find new investments.
NYC Trader currently works in a public policy role as a Financial & Economic Analyst. He has obtained permission from his organization to publish pseudonymously.
NYC Trader started out his career as an underwriter at a commodities brokerage firm. He then joined several large financial institutions in various product areas, which included quantitative roles in the equities & derivatives space. Most recently, prior to joining his current organization, NYC Trader co-founded a boutique asset management firm where he was a portfolio manager responsible for the firm's diversified portfolio of assets.
NYC Trader holds his MBA in Finance and Strategy from a top university.
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