Investment professional and CFA charterholder. I write on Seeking Alpha as a personal hobby and to elicit feedback on specific ideas and topics, help organize my thinking, and connect with intelligent people.
Born 1941 just before the war. Investing and writing options since the early 1960's. Retired, except for managing family money, since age 62. Previously a business consultant around the world, for major international companies.
As some have questioned my accounting posts. I have a degree in Accounting and Finance from UCLA and have worked at several major accounting firms, plus several large corporations.
I'm a rich private equity manager living in Barbados now. I live off Carlisle Bay. Its beautiful here, the scenery is great and the dolphins are very respectful.
I love nachos. I lie a lot, it's a bad habit but I'm trying to kick it.
I'm a professor and data scientist who has developed scorecards to detect fraudulent bank transactions. As an investor I look for fraudulent stocks and other stocks that aren't what they seem.
Work in the shipping industry. Markets are my passion and hobby.
Black swans are often considered bad, but they can be good as well. -Me
Tis better to be silent and be thought a fool, than to speak and remove all doubt. -Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
Markets are never wrong - opinions often are. -Jesse Livermore
The psychology of hope and earnings growth can stay irrational much longer than you or I can remain solvent.
"Truly conservative actions arise from intelligent hypotheses, correct facts and sound reasoning." - Warren Buffett January 18th 1965.
Furbonacci is an equity research collaborative in Cranston, RI. We run fundamental value screens followed by technical screens to identify equities that may be at significant turning points. Fundamental research is primarily done by reading past annual reports and quarterly statements. Technical analysis is performed on multiple time frames to identify key support and resistance levels, trends and potential turning points. Co-founder Joseph Agresti graduated with a degree in Finance from the University of Connecticut and was employed in 2007-2008 as a prop trader for Chimera Securities in Boston, MA. Co-founder Carl Jetty has an undergraduate degree in Applied Economics from the University of Rhode Island, where his passion for Technical Analysis was first discovered and developed.