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

Big Apple Visit Sours My Market Mood

Big Apple Visit Sours My Market Mood

It surprises me how many folks are wary of the markets despite solid earnings and economic growth.

Brace for Potential Additional 'Hiccups'

Brace for Potential Additional 'Hiccups'

I continue to believe that 2018 will be a year of inflection and much more volatile for equity holders than the placid 2017.

Three Stocks That Have My Attention

Three Stocks That Have My Attention

I continue to deploy some of the 'dry powder' into the market after its recent hiccup.

This Too Shall Pass

This Too Shall Pass

My personal view is the market is getting used to a sustainable economic uptick and the accompanying rise in interest rates.

This Too Shall Pass

This Too Shall Pass

My personal view is the market is getting used to a sustainable economic uptick and the accompanying rise in interest rates.