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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

 | Dec 17, 2014 | 12:10 PM EST
Energy is having best day in three days on short covering as oil seems to be stabilizing a bit here. News around Cuba seems to be taken as a...
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Bret Jensen

 | Dec 17, 2014 | 9:47 AM EST
Russia and Yellen's upcoming comments this afternoon will be two key topics in the market. Cuba is an interesting unfolding development, especially...
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Bret Jensen

 | Dec 16, 2014 | 4:15 PM EST
One of the weirdest days in the market in quite some time. Stocks gyrated all day to close down across the board as Russia dominates the...
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Bret Jensen

 | Dec 16, 2014 | 1:20 PM EST
Market stages a major turnaround as oil rebounds off new five year lows and is currently holding above $55 a barrel on WTI. As stated in my column...
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Bret Jensen

 | Dec 16, 2014 | 9:30 AM EST

Russian contraction through 2015 could just the tip of the iceberg.

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Bret Jensen

 | Dec 16, 2014 | 9:08 AM EST
Story of the day is deep decline in the ruble and Russian markets even as the Russian central bank steeply hikes rates. The sharp sell-off in crude...
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Bret Jensen

 | Dec 15, 2014 | 4:13 PM EST
The ugliness in the market continues. Seems a lot of liquidation is happening across the commodity complex as oil plunges another 4%. The speed of...
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Bret Jensen

 | Dec 15, 2014 | 12:36 PM EST
The market turns over after early rally after oil markets also give up early gains and as globe is riveted temporarily on terrorist incident in...
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Bret Jensen

 | Dec 15, 2014 | 10:00 AM EST

Take advantage of unwarranted dislocations in these two stocks.

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Bret Jensen

 | Dec 15, 2014 | 9:49 AM EST
Market is off to a much better start to this week after last week's sell-off that saw the worst weekly decline in the S&P 500 since May 2012....

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