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The blog provides timely observations of various investment topics from the perspective of a professional value investor. Jack is a Partner and Senior Portfolio Manager with Aviance Capital Partners, who acquired the firm he started in 2005. He was previously Director of Prudential's Strategic Investment Research Group, Vice-President at Smith Barney, and a sell-side analyst for UBS. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and earned an MBA from Drexel University. More information can be found at Aviance Capital Partners or LinkedIn. Posts by the author are intended for educational purposes only.
Posted 1/10/2013 at 3:51 p.m. 0 comments
Potential Market Impact of Sequestration and the Debt Ceiling
10 Observations regarding Record Low Interest Rates
Posted 12/1/2012 at 8:55 p.m. 0 comments
What's the impact of ultra low rates
S&P 500 Flat past 1- and 3-months
Posted 11/28/2012 at 11:24 a.m. 0 comments
Flat is Good
Have Lower Quality Stocks Really Outperformed?
Posted 1/4/2011 at 12:45 p.m. 0 comments
My take on earnings quality and recent performance
Two Natural Advantages of Value Investing
Posted 12/8/2010 at 7:07 a.m. 0 comments
Buying "cheap" in the context of market history and managerial accounting (kind of)...
A Bad Case of TMI (Too Much Information)
Posted 12/2/2010 at 9:39 a.m. 0 comments
What lesson can investors take from the Wikileaks data dump?
Christmas Inflation Rising
Posted 11/29/2010 at 6:32 a.m. 0 comments
Tracking items in the 12-Days of Christmas
China's new fight on inflation
Posted 11/22/2010 at 10:42 a.m. 0 comments
Potentially tricky battle for China
Mankiw offers a pragmatic view on Deficit Commision
Posted 11/22/2010 at 10:34 a.m. 0 comments
Harvard economist weighs in...
More on 'A Good Investment Trend in Real Estate'
Posted 11/20/2010 at 3:06 p.m. 0 comments
Banks selling loans to institutional investors is a good thing.