Doug Kass is the president of Seabreeze Partners Management Inc. Until 1996, he was senior portfolio manager at Omega Advisors, a $6 billion investment partnership. Before that he was executive senior vice president and director of institutional equities of First Albany Corporation and JW Charles/CSG. He also was a General Partner of Glickenhaus & Co., and held various positions with Putnam Management and Kidder, Peabody. Kass received his bachelor's from Alfred University, and received a master's of business administration in finance from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School in 1972. He co-authored "Citibank: The Ralph Nader Report" with Nader and the Center for the Study of Responsive Law and currently serves as a guest host on CNBC's "Squawk Box."
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Recent Articles By The Author
Dillard's Report Good, Nordstrom Not Quite: Doug Kass' Views
Doug Kass shares his thoughts on Dillard's, Macy's, Caterpillar and a few other companies.
With More Signs Fickle, Don't Leave Yourself in a Pickle and Consider Selling
Review your portfolio to assess your exposure to and appetite for risk against an increasingly uncertain market backdrop.
10 Reasons I Went Back in Long on Macy's
After reviewing the retailer's earnings release, I have re-established a Macy's long position.
Disney-Fox Deal Likely Wouldn't Lead Either Media Giant to the Promised Land
Both Disney and Fox are trying to adapt to a changing media landscape, but any transaction likely won't cure all that ails them,
More Bad Optics: Best of Kass
In highlights from this week's trading diary and posts, Kass discusses what he sees coming up for the optical sector.
Raising the White Flag on Allergan: Best of Kass
In highlights from this week's trading diary and posts, Kass finally just gives up on Allergan.
Allergan Stock's Free Fall Offers 10 Important Investing Lessons
On Thursday, Doug Kass waved the white flag and exited his AGN position. Here's why.
Allergan's Drop Provides 10 Important Investing Lessons
On Thursday, I waved the white flag exited my AGN position.
This Allergan Bull Reluctantly Waves the White Flag and Exits the Stock
Looking ahead, Allergan may be more vulnerable than suggested by management or believed by analysts.
Celgene Disappoints; How to Praise, How to Blame: Doug Kass' Views
Doug Kass shares his thoughts on Celgene and also explains how bother praise and criticism should be handed out.