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

Dividend Yielding Stocks: Village Super Market

Dividend Yielding Stocks: Village Super Market

With slower economic growth ahead, Village Super Market may provide a haven to investors looking for companies that have defensive business models and enviable dividend yields.

Dividend Dynamo or Dividend Yield Trap?

Dividend Dynamo or Dividend Yield Trap?

Investors on the hunt for safe-haven stocks need to be wary of dividend yields that look too good to be true.

Online Game Name Changyou Isn't Playing Games With Its Special Dividend

Online Game Name Changyou Isn't Playing Games With Its Special Dividend

The Chinese company is about to pay a fat dividend on its American depository shares, and it isn't too late to get in on it.

Real Money Post-Industrial Average Leaves Major Indices in the Dust

Real Money Post-Industrial Average Leaves Major Indices in the Dust

RMPIA outperformed once gain during April.

Investment Bank Moelis Well Positioned Amid Surge in IPOs and Mergers

Investment Bank Moelis Well Positioned Amid Surge in IPOs and Mergers

Smaller investment banks can offer interesting opportunities for investors and in some cases an enticing dividend yield.

Boeing Stock Reaction Strongly Suggests Investors See a Long-Term Opportunity

Boeing Stock Reaction Strongly Suggests Investors See a Long-Term Opportunity

Investors should be not be alarmed by the company putting its share buyback plan on hold.

Why Tesla May Be Driving to Nowhere Fast

Why Tesla May Be Driving to Nowhere Fast

Tesla earnings, what to watch from Real Money's Chris Versace and Bob Lang.

There's Reason to Be Concerned About Valley National Bancorp Shares

There's Reason to Be Concerned About Valley National Bancorp Shares

Smaller banks such as Valley are staring down some headwinds.

Hop on Six Flags Shares and Enjoy the Dividend Ride

Hop on Six Flags Shares and Enjoy the Dividend Ride

The big operator of theme parks and waterparks is entering the best part of its year and should continue to produce higher dividends as it moves forward.

Despite an Attractive Yield, There's Reason to Be Wary of This Dividend Stock

Despite an Attractive Yield, There's Reason to Be Wary of This Dividend Stock

The company is facing increasing competition from a host of mobile apps for its core business.