Jim Van Meerten

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

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

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

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

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

Time for Sirius to Get Serious About Earnings

The company has a lot riding on earnings later this month. Investors should stay away.

Transocean Still in Deep Water

Transocean Still in Deep Water

With so many mixed technical signals, is it time to buy?.

Coke's Revenue, Earnings Keep Flowing

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 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

Research In Motion: Only Bottom Feeders Need Apply

Compared with its peers this stock could best be described as a pity investment.

Baidu Deserves Some Respect

Baidu Deserves Some Respect

The market has been unkind to China's Internet giant.