Jim Van Meerten is an advisor to Marketocracy Capital Management. He earned a BS in Accounting and Business Administration from Berry College; a Juris Doctorate from the Woodrow Wilson School of Law; and attended post-baccalaureate and graduate courses in Business Administration, Quantitative Math, and Education at Florida Atlantic University, Georgia State University and University of North Carolina at Charlotte. In the past he has been an accountant, attorney, adjunct professor in Business Law, Accounting and Internal Auditing, financial advisor, supervisory principal, and compliance officer.
Recent Articles By The Author
Buy Green Mountain When Others Sell
Priced this low, more interest should be brewing for this coffee maker.
Fastenal: A Great Hold but a Pricey Buy
The building supply industry has been having a good year, and that helps this maker of nuts and bolts.
PCs Are Dead, Death Knell for Dell
Dell shows that professional investors are sometimes wrong about the investment quality of a stock.
Facebook: Just the Facts
The opinions of one billion Facebook users mean nothing when it comes to investing in this company.
Time for Sirius to Get Serious About Earnings
The company has a lot riding on earnings later this month. Investors should stay away.
Coke's Revenue, Earnings Keep Flowing
In a volatile world, the soda company's shares provide the pause that refreshes.
Wal-Mart May Be the One Stock You Should Buy and Hold
Wal-Mart continues be listed on the model portfolios of most of the major brokerage firms, and there is a good reason why.
Research In Motion: Only Bottom Feeders Need Apply
Compared with its peers this stock could best be described as a pity investment.