Bret Jensen

Bret Jensen was chief investment strategist from 2008-2011 for Simplified Asset Management (S.A.M.), a small long/short hedge fund based in Miami. The fund was in top 5% of long/short hedge funds for total return in its first full year (2009) as ranked by Hedgeco fund database (more than 450 funds in category). Jensen has nearly 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, including more than a decade of managerial experience at American Express. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from Arizona State University. His personal blog is at http://www.bretjenseninvests.com. Jensen acts as corporate secretary for Florida Alternative Investment Association, which encompasses more than 100 managers managing more than $30 billion in assets under management. Follow Bret on Twitter: @Bret_Jensen.

Recent Articles By The Author

Tesla: The Bell Tolls for Thee

Tesla: The Bell Tolls for Thee

The story of the much-vaunted electric carmaker is beginning to unravel, which makes buying the big dip in its shares a dicey proposition.

2 Biotech Names See Directors Direct Cash to Their Shares

2 Biotech Names See Directors Direct Cash to Their Shares

The stock purchases by the insiders are at companies developing treatments for breast cancer and schizophrenia.

How Trade Tensions Are Affecting My Portfolio

How Trade Tensions Are Affecting My Portfolio

Any new money I am putting into the market on dips is being done via buy-write option orders.

China Stumbles Into a Trade War

China Stumbles Into a Trade War

The Chinese seem to have badly miscalculated President Trump's resolve to achieve a trade deal that looks out for American interests.

3 Names Where Insiders Have Bought Shares for the First Time in a While

3 Names Where Insiders Have Bought Shares for the First Time in a While

Two companies are in the auto industry and the third makes fun pop-culture products.