As I'm a long-term investor, I'll highlight some stockpicks which will have a 5-7 year investment horizon. As I strongly believe a portfolio should consist of a mixture of dividend-paying stocks and growth stocks, my articles will reflect my thoughts on this mixture.
I have more than 10 years experience investing in commodities and hard assets such as gold and silver miners, exploration companies, oil and gas producers, MLPs, and various other sectors.
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I am a passionate student of the sciences and an aspiring pharmaceutical/biotech researcher. I am a part-time amateur investor looking for young growth companies in the related sectors with unique technologies or IP. I hold a BS in Chemistry from James Madison University and a PhD in chemical synthesis. In 2009 I interned with one of the top biotechnology companies in the world.
Tenured investment professional with experience managing small cap portfolios. Managed +$500 million in mutual fund and institutional accounts. Long/short hedge fund experience as well. Skilled at developing unique insights, detailed Excel models, and discounted cash flow valuations.
I am an independent investor with a background in finance & marketing. My investment philosophy is focused on value growth or special situation investing with an added focus on the O&G sector. I am also interested in shareholder activism and issues related to corporate governance.