Bret Jensen

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Bret Jensen was chief investment strategist from 2008-2011 for Simplified Asset Management (S.A.M.), a small long/short hedge fund based in Miami. The fund was in top 5% of long/short hedge funds for total return in its first full year (2009) as ranked by Hedgeco fund database (more than 450 funds in category). Jensen has nearly 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, including more than a decade of managerial experience at American Express.Expand

He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from Arizona State University. His personal blog is at http://www.bretjenseninvests.com. Jensen acts as corporate secretary for Florida Alternative Investment Association, which encompasses more than 100 managers managing more than $30 billion in assets under management.

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Bret Jensen

 | Jul 1, 2015 | 1:01 PM EDT
Market showing green across the board, but off the highs of the day as Greece is long way from being done deal. Ten year treasury yields back above 2...
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Bret Jensen

 | Jul 1, 2015 | 9:21 AM EDT
Futures up nicely as it appears that Greece is prepared to back down and concede to most of the European Union's demands. None of this will make...
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Bret Jensen

 | Jun 30, 2015 | 2:19 PM EDT
Markets recapturing about one third of yesterday's debacle with about 90 minutes to go in the trading day. Will be interesting how market closes....
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Bret Jensen

 | Jun 30, 2015 | 11:30 AM EDT

I have about 25% in cash; if the market falls 5-10%, I'm in.

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Bret Jensen

 | Jun 30, 2015 | 8:55 AM EDT
Looks like markets will have a nice opening after yesterday's debacle. Chinese market rallies after government announces state pension funds can...
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Bret Jensen

 | Jun 29, 2015 | 12:02 PM EDT
Market around lows of day as Europe is closed now and we are at the noon hour. Not much green anywhere as one might imagine, high beta sectors like...
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Bret Jensen

 | Jun 29, 2015 | 11:00 AM EDT

The first half of the year is going out with a bang. 

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Bret Jensen

 | Jun 29, 2015 | 8:45 AM EDT
Quite the way to end the first half of 2015. Greece looks more and more on its way out of the Eurozone after putting latest bailout dollop...
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Bret Jensen

 | Jun 26, 2015 | 4:04 PM EDT
Mixed day as Dow ends higher but NASDAQ moves lower. 10 year treasury yields hit their high for 2015 which hit high yield sectors like mortgage...
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Bret Jensen

 | Jun 26, 2015 | 10:02 AM EDT
Market off to a decent start despite ongoing "talks" around Greece...personally I just wish the EU would kick the country to the curb and be done...

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