Have been ranked in or near the top 50 of more than 5000 bloggers and close to the top 100 of nearly 9000 all experts by TipRanks.com . https://www.tipranks.com/bloggers/crunching-numbers?period=quarterly
Focus is mostly on Sirius XM Holdings and income investing,
30 years (through 2000) experience working for basic manufacturing and high tech industries in both the US and Europe. Company sizes ranged from start-ups to Fortune top 10. Experience as manager and/or grunt in fields of financial analysis, revenue forecasting, business planning, budgeting, pricing analysis, compensation planning, contracts, marketing, product management. Have been investing in stocks more than 40 years, options for 30 years and on and off in real estate for 25 years. BS in engineering from Boston U, MBA from Rutgers.
Chris DeMuth Jr. is the founder of Rangeley Capital LLC. Rangeley is an investment firm that focuses on event driven, value-oriented investment opportunities. Rangeley Capital and his value investing forum, Sifting the World (StW), search the world for misplaced bets. Rangeley exploits them for its investors and then Mr. DeMuth writes about them on StW.
I am a former hedge fund portfolio manager that trades for my own personal account. I espouse Graham and Dodd/Buffett style investing, always on the lookout for value equities or bonds. A graduate of Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management, I lived in NYC for a decade before relocating with my family to the Charlotte, NC area in 2007.
Dr. Joel West is professor of Innovation & Entrepreneurship at the Keck Graduate Institute, one of the seven Claremont Colleges in Los Angeles County. He was co-editor of the book Open Innovation: Researching a New Paradigm (Oxford, 2006). His consulting focuses on IP strategies and business models for software and Internet service companies. Before KGI, he spent nine years as a faculty member at the San Jose State College of Business, was president and co-founder of Palomar Software and also a columnist for MacWEEK.
For more information, see Joel’s website (http://www.joelwest.org/) and the home page for his blogs (http://www.joelwest.org/blogs).
Kerrisdale Capital is a private investment manager that focuses on value and special situations investments. We manage investment partnerships and separately managed accounts.
Greg McCall is the founder of Rock Crest Capital, LLC, an alternative asset management firm based in Norwalk, Connecticut. He has spent the past twenty years working with technology, consumer, and energy companies as a hedge fund manager and venture investor. Prior to founding and managing Rock Crest Capital, a $175-million fund in 2007, Greg was managing director at Westway Capital, a $990-million hedge fund focused on technology markets, as well as companies and industries significantly altered by technological progress. He co-managed a direct investment portfolio of both private and public companies. He has consulted with and/or invested in private companies, including Greenfield Online, SuperWater Solutions, Earth Markets, Yipes!, and Tantivy Communications. Before Westway Capital, Greg was an early partner at Dietche & Field Advisors, a $5-billion investment fund. Acting as an analyst/portfolio manager, he directed investments in the technology sector. During his career, Greg has experienced, firsthand, best practices management from start-up ventures to seasoned public companies, and in addition to serving on various panels, being quoted in multiple publications, and speaking at conferences, he has met and consulted with many senior managers, operating-level employees, and consultants.
He is active civically, focusing his time on helping foster the involvement of parents, leaders, and mentors in the development of at-risk youth in his community. Working with the George Washington Carver Community Center, he built a computer lab and founded a local chapter, Rowayton Connections, which helps raise capital to fund growth and programs at the center.
Greg lives with his wife, Cecilia, and children, Casey and Lexi, in Connecticut.