Ali Meshkati is founder of Zenpenny.com, a Web site focused on investing in restructurings and special situations in micro-cap and small-cap stocks. Prior to Zenpenny, he managed Trillian Capital Partners LP, a top-ranked macro hedge fund. He has been trading the financial markets since 1994, working as an adviser to both individual clients, as well as an institutional trader with Bank of America. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Recent Articles By The Author
Financials at the Mercy of Sharks
A trading on value is likely to return only after the frenzy has changed the fundamental reality for these companies.
Don't Trust Insider Stock Buys: Contrarian View
It would have been wise to fade insider buying in October of 2008. It will be just as wise to fade the insiders in August of 2011.
10 Stocks to Buy as Short Sellers Swarm
Short sellers depress the value of a stock but will abandon their positions as it starts to climb, accelerating the gains. Turn their attraction to these stocks to your advantage.
Your Survival Is Your Greatest Asset
Big gains don't necessarily mean a bright future for a trader with little risk-control discipline.
The Bull Has Investors Running Scared
We are at a point when even normal pullbacks are greeted by fears of the end of the world.