Retired former broadcaster, spent 35 years in mid-market television stations in sales, sales management and as a general manager of CBS, ABC, FOX, UPN, and CW affiliated stations.
I am a 30-year 'retail' investor in quality dividend paying stocks with emphasis on energy, food products, consumer staples, health care and technology. I learned enough about 'Mr. Market' to be able to retire in my 50's and live the good life with an income stream provided in part by a portfolio of dividend paying stocks.
For the last dozen or so years, I have found great joy in mentoring and encouraging young people to take the leap and get started with investing...pointing out that they have time on their side and that small, regular investments over time can really add up.
I have been following and covering the U.S. equity markets since June 2004 by joining RTTNews.com. I was Content Manager / Content Editor till July 2008 in RTTNews. Later, I was contributing to Global India Newswire and occasionally to IBTimes. I was also writing for istockanalyst.com. Before joining RTTNews.com, I was working with Indian media for more than one and half decades in different capacities.