Stan Piland is a private investor with over 30 years experience in institutional equity sales and trading. His portfolio is actively managed, and he employs a multidisciplinary strategy incorporating elements of both value and growth styles. His investment horizon can be anywhere from several weeks to several years for core positions. While the portfolio usually has a long bias, market risk is occasionally hedged with ETFs, options and short sales. Mr. Piland holds a degree in Government and an advanced degree in Economics and Finance.