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

5 Philadelphia Stocks to Consider

5 Philadelphia Stocks to Consider

These companies headquartered in the Philadelphia area, including Urban Outfitters, are worth considering for a potential trade or investment.

Stock Doppelgangers: Proceed With Caution

Stock Doppelgangers: Proceed With Caution

Stocks with near-identical names can be risky. Before you pull the trigger, make sure you've got the right one.

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5 Texas Rangers Regional Stocks

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10 Worst-Managed Companies of 2010

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Scott Rothbort is ready to unveil his 2010 additions to his annual list of the most poorly run companies.

3 Stocks to Oppose the Phillips Curve

These stocks could offer opportunity if jobs and inflation kick together, despite the Phillips curve theory.

4 Health Care Stocks to Consider

The medical devices and technology sectors could be a source of stable low-risk growth in the future as more money is focused on health care and baby boomers enter their golden years.

Do These Breakfast Stocks Serve Up a Profit?

Here's a look at four of the leading restaurant stocks in the breakfast business, including Denny's and Bob Evans Farms.

How to Trade Fad Stocks

Fad stocks can cut both ways: You can make money quickly and lose money quickly. You just have to be on the right side of the trade.