Chris Versace

Christopher (Chris) Versace is the Chief Investment Officer at Tematica Research, which utilizes a thematic investing strategy leveraging changing economics, demographics, psychographics, technology and more to determine investment candidates, while also sidestepping companies vulnerable to thematic change. Versace also co-manages TheStreet’s Trifecta Stocks as well as Stocks Under $10, co-hosts the Cocktail Investing Podcast and developed the NJCU New Jersey 50 Index at NJCU, where he is an Assistant Professor of Finance.

Recent Articles By The Author

Unwrap These 3 Dividend Stocks for the Holidays

Unwrap These 3 Dividend Stocks for the Holidays

As forecasts for a hot shopping season roll in, here are the retailers most likely to benefit this year.

Don't Just Fly Over This Dividend Boosting Financial Stock

Don't Just Fly Over This Dividend Boosting Financial Stock

Few investors have likely heard of this Montana-based bank holding company and its attractive yield.

Fine Print of Trade Deal Is What's Really Important

While we remain hopeful on talks between Beijing and Washington, it will be the guts of the deal that matter most, not the headlines.

Real Money Post Industrial Average Exits October on Top

Real Money Post Industrial Average Exits October on Top

The RMPIA's 3.8% jump even beat the Nasdaq Composite Index's 3.7% October climb.

The Week Ahead: Earnings Season Is Far From Over

The Week Ahead: Earnings Season Is Far From Over

Disney, Qualcomm and Square are among 75 key reports we are watching.

Constellation Brands Lacks a Guiding Spirit

Constellation Brands Lacks a Guiding Spirit

Those looking for dividends from STZ should be cautious as consumers swap out beer for wine and distilled drinks, fires rage in California and tariffs hit European imports.

Charge Ahead With This Dividend-Yielding Stock

Charge Ahead With This Dividend-Yielding Stock

Visa is playing a big role in the shift to digital shopping -- of all sorts -- and dividend-seeking investors should take heed.

The Week Ahead: Fed Decision, October Jobs and 35 Big Earnings Reports to Watch

The Week Ahead: Fed Decision, October Jobs and 35 Big Earnings Reports to Watch

Rest up for a busy week that includes earnings from Apple, Facebook and Starbucks.

Let This Dividend Stock Power Your Portfolio

Let This Dividend Stock Power Your Portfolio

As people rely more and more heavily on their devices, they also rely on electricity, which is why American Electric Power looks attractive even during a downturn.

PetMed Express Is an Investor's Best Friend

PetMed Express Is an Investor's Best Friend

PETS has generated positive operating cash flow for more than a decade and it has been using that cash flow to pay dividends to shareholders.