Scott Rothbort

Scott Rothbort has over 25 years of experience in the financial services industry. He is the Founder and President of LakeView Asset Management, a registered investment advisor specializing in customized separate account management for high net worth individuals. In addition, he is the founder of TheFinanceProfessor.com, an educational social networking site; and, publisher of The LakeView Restaurant & Food Chain Report. Rothbort is also a Term Professor of Finance at Seton Hall University's Stillman School of Business, where he teaches courses in finance and economics. He is the Chief Market Strategist for The Stillman School of Business and the co-supervisor of the Center for Securities Trading and Analysis.

 

Mr. Rothbort is a regular contributor to TheStreet's RealMoney Silver website and has frequently appeared as a professional guest on Bloomberg Radio, Bloomberg Television, Fox Business Network, CNBC Television, TheStreetTV and local television. As an expert in the field of derivatives and exchange-traded funds (ETFs), he frequently speaks at industry conferences. He is an ETF advisory board member for the Information Management Network, a global organizer of institutional finance and investment conferences. In addition, he is widely quoted in interviews in the printed press and on the internet.

 

Mr. Rothbort founded LakeView Asset Management in 2002. Prior to that, since 1991, he worked at Merrill Lynch, where he held a wide variety of senior-level management positions, including Business Director for the Global Equity Derivative Department, Global Director for Equity Swaps Trading and Risk Management, and Director for secured funding and collateral management for the Global Capital Markets Group and Corporate Treasury. Prior to working at Merrill Lynch, within the financial services industry, he worked for County Nat West Securities and Morgan Stanley, where he had international assignments in Tokyo, Hong Kong and London. He began his career working at Price Waterhouse from 1982 to 1984.

 

Mr. Rothbort received an M.B.A., majoring in Finance and International Business from the Stern School of Business, New York University, in 1992, and a B.Sc. in Economics, majoring in Accounting, from the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, in 1982. He is also a graduate of the prestigious Stuyvesant High School in New York City. Mr. Rothbort is married to Layni Horowitz Rothbort, a real estate attorney, and together they have five children.

Recent Articles By The Author

Dividend Stocks for a Low-Interest Environment

Dividend Stocks for a Low-Interest Environment

With interest rates at historically low levels, here are some other income-producing investment options.

4 Stocks to Benefit From Warmer Weather

4 Stocks to Benefit From Warmer Weather

These stocks are poised to perk up along with the weather this summer.

Stocks Promising Growth at a Reasonable Price

Stocks Promising Growth at a Reasonable Price

Scott Rothbort recommends four stocks that are selling at low PEG ratios.

Stocks for After a Commodity Collapse

Stocks for After a Commodity Collapse

These companies or sectors should benefit from the decline in commodity prices.

Lessons Learned From the First Quarter

Lessons Learned From the First Quarter

The exogenous events of the first quarter were expected to impact results and expectations. But this hasn't necessarily been the case.

3 Stocks With Growth Potential

3 Stocks With Growth Potential

These already-established companies have more room to grow.

Doomed Stocks to Sell or Avoid

Doomed Stocks to Sell or Avoid

Don't hold your breath; these trapped longs are unlikely to come back to their former glory.

3 Israeli Dividend Stocks to Consider

3 Israeli Dividend Stocks to Consider

Israel offers some attractive investment opportunities -- including these three dividend-paying stocks.

Portfolio Spring-Cleaning Buys and Sells

Portfolio Spring-Cleaning Buys and Sells

Scott Rothbort makes adjustments to his portfolio based on recent world events and market trends.

3 HVAC Stocks to Warm Up Your Portfolio

3 HVAC Stocks to Warm Up Your Portfolio

Here are three stocks related to heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems to consider.