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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

 | Sep 19, 2014 | 2:00 PM EDT

My strategy is to use selloffs to set up quick and profitable trades. 

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Bret Jensen

 | Sep 19, 2014 | 1:15 PM EDT
Alibaba (BABA) is dominating talk on CNBC and the trading floor today and having impacts on the overall market as well. Not surprisingly other...
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Bret Jensen

 | Sep 19, 2014 | 9:14 AM EDT
Futures are up nicely before the final trading day of the week. A lot of buzz as expected around debut of Alibaba (BABA) which looks to open after...
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Bret Jensen

 | Sep 18, 2014 | 1:00 PM EDT

Three attractively priced large-caps I would add on a dip.

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Bret Jensen

 | Sep 18, 2014 | 12:11 PM EDT
Market is up across the board at midday. Pretty much where we were on the S&P 500 yesterday just before some profit taking came in during the...
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Bret Jensen

 | Sep 18, 2014 | 8:23 AM EDT
Market is set to open higher as the Scots head to the polls to vote on the independence question - a story that will be rehashed throughout the day...
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Bret Jensen

 | Sep 17, 2014 | 4:36 PM EDT
Market gives up most of its afternoon gains after investors have time to digest comments from Federal Reserve but DJIA still ends at a record....
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Bret Jensen

 | Sep 17, 2014 | 1:52 PM EDT
Market predictably flat in front of upcoming Fed comments. Homebuilders are having a very solid day after stellar results at Lennar (LEN) this...
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Bret Jensen

 | Sep 17, 2014 | 9:10 AM EDT
Some disappointing data from the Census Bureau. Average wages rose just .3% after inflation in 2013. Poverty rate did drop a bit for the past year...
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Bret Jensen

 | Sep 16, 2014 | 3:26 PM EDT
Market has strengthened since mid-day. Energy sector is one of the strongest of the day as WTI has moved up some $2/barrel. Sears Holdings (SHLD)...

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