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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

 | Aug 4, 2015 | 12:12 PM EDT
Market is flat as we approach midday which is not bad performance given the continued sell-off in Apple (AAPL) which is now down 15% in its biggest...
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Bret Jensen

 | Aug 4, 2015 | 8:30 AM EDT

This will remain a stock picker's market.

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Bret Jensen

 | Aug 4, 2015 | 7:45 AM EDT
Market looks like it could build on yesterday's selloff as futures are pointing to slightly lower open right now. China's markets have a good rally...
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Bret Jensen

 | Aug 3, 2015 | 2:58 PM EDT
Market having rough start of the week and month as Asia is at lowest level of the year and markets in Greece lose about a quarter of their value in...
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Bret Jensen

 | Aug 3, 2015 | 2:00 PM EDT

It isn't just oil that is sagging, and the slump is weighing down entire economies.

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Bret Jensen

 | Aug 3, 2015 | 9:29 AM EDT
Lots of overseas news before the bell this morning. Greece's stock market plunges 23% on its first day of trading in over a month. Chinese...
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Bret Jensen

 | Jul 31, 2015 | 2:38 PM EDT
$51 billion - How much Uber is valued at in its last financing round. The unicorns keep growing. Back in the real world, oil closes out a tough...

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Bret Jensen

 | Jul 31, 2015 | 10:00 AM EDT
Stat of the day. This just out from Reuters. The value of merger and acquisition deals through yesterday was $436.4 billion for July so far. This...
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Bret Jensen

 | Jul 31, 2015 | 9:00 AM EDT

Synergy and Progenics have been kind to my portfolio.

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Bret Jensen

 | Jul 30, 2015 | 1:00 PM EDT

Try small stakes in several sector names to improve your odds. Also, don't trade after hours.

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