Brian Gilmartin

Brian Gilmartin, CFA, founded Trinity Asset Management (TAM) in 1995, where he is currently a portfolio manager. TAM manages money for individuals, small foundations and small business pensions via separate accounts at Charles Schwab. TAM's style is primarily large-cap and growth-oriented, with an emphasis on the following sectors: technology, financial services, retail, basic industrial and health care, with some cyclical exposure. Before TAM, Gilmartin was a fixed-income buy-side analyst at Stein Roe & Farnham in Chicago. Previously, Gilmartin was a fixed-income analyst on the sell side at Clayton Brown & Associates. Gilmartin holds a master's of business administration from Loyola University and a bachelor's from Xavier University.

Recent Articles By The Author

FedEx Preview: Operative Leverage Drives Growth

Analysts expect the company to report earnings of $1.31 per share on $9.7 billion in revenue.

Opinion: Card Check Law Would Kill Retail

Card Check law would surely turn the business of unionizing employees into one of the few growth businesses in an economy declining at an estimated 6% rate in the first quarter of 2009.

Stock Rally Drills Dollar

Political shifts in the U.S. and Europe need to be watched.

Lehman Doesn't Pose Systemic Risk

A Lehman liquidation won't have that bad of a ripple effect on other financial firms. Otherwise, the Fed would have stepped in to save it.

Cash Flow 101: Morningstar, Moody's, CME

Cash Flow 101: Morningstar, Moody's, CME

Cash Flow: This isn't a typical way to measure the financial sector, but these companies are atypical financials. RealMoney's Brian Gilmartin breaks it all down.