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

This Dividend Aristocrat Rules the Restaurant Food Chain

This Dividend Aristocrat Rules the Restaurant Food Chain

If you've wondered how the food you eat at a restaurant gets there, this company is one of the answers.

Here's a Dividend King Prepped for Summer Cookouts

Here's a Dividend King Prepped for Summer Cookouts

Hormel Foods has increased its dividend consistently over the last half century.

The Perfect Dividend King for July Fourth

The Perfect Dividend King for July Fourth

As U.S. consumers shell out billions of dollars on drinks and foods this holiday, look to Coca-Cola as a knock out investment.

Real Money Post Industrial Average Enjoyed a Stellar First Half of 2019

Real Money Post Industrial Average Enjoyed a Stellar First Half of 2019

There are a number of RMPIA companies that will be beneficiaries of Back to School and holiday spending.

3 Big but Varied Names to Own in the Second Half of 2019

3 Big but Varied Names to Own in the Second Half of 2019

Amazon, McCormick & Co. and AT&T offer reasons to believe they'll do well in the back half of the year.

What the Upcoming Earnings Season Means for Investors

What the Upcoming Earnings Season Means for Investors

Friday marks the last trading day of 2019's first half, so what could we see in the second half? Our expert weighs in...

These 3 Dividend Aristocrats Have Consumable Products as Part of Their Offerings

These 3 Dividend Aristocrats Have Consumable Products as Part of Their Offerings

The dividend yields on these stocks range from 2.4% to 3.0%, and in the last two quarters all three once again boosted their quarterly dividend.

This Dividend King Is in a Sweet Spot Right Now

This Dividend King Is in a Sweet Spot Right Now

Defensive names with inelastic demand are in a good place right now.

Real Money Post-Industrial Index Continues to Outperform Major Market Indices

Real Money Post-Industrial Index Continues to Outperform Major Market Indices

Amid May's market turbulence, the RMPIA was buoyed by the more than 4% rise from Medtronic.

Dividend Cuts Continue in 2019: Keep Your Eye on This Name

Dividend Cuts Continue in 2019: Keep Your Eye on This Name

After last week's retail earnings showcased a number of misses, we'll be watching for something similar to what transpired at Guess.