Economist with managerial experience in software, electronics and financial sectors. Not a trader, but buy and hold for long-term investment. Have held AAPL for > a decade; HIMX; MS; BAC; F; KO and ITB for 3 to 5 years. Some of my newer investments during the past 6-12 months are EWJ; MSFT; MGM and TEVA.
Have managed money for clients as an independent advisor since 1991. Published a newsletter ECONOMIC LEADS from 1988 to 1993. Have an economics degree from Vanderbilt University. Focus on the macro picture forecasting the US economy and broad stock market. Also have a model to estimate long term equity returns for several countries.