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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

 | Nov 26, 2014 | 12:16 PM EST
Flat day in the market at mid-day. Lots of commentary around OPEC meeting tomorrow. Court ruling clears way for approval for Bank of America's (BAC...
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Bret Jensen

 | Nov 26, 2014 | 8:54 AM EST
Expecting a sedate trading day in last session before Turkey Day tomorrow. Personal income and durable good readings in October points to an economy...
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Bret Jensen

 | Nov 25, 2014 | 11:52 AM EST
Market fairly flat as we approach the noon hour. Oil sliding on pessimism that any news on production cuts will come from OPEC meeting later this...
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Bret Jensen

 | Nov 25, 2014 | 10:00 AM EST

Follow the insiders to know when to jump in.

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Bret Jensen

 | Nov 25, 2014 | 9:59 AM EST
Market appears to be heading to its second straight day of gains in holiday shortened week in early trading on back of upwardly revised Q3 GDP report...
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Bret Jensen

 | Nov 24, 2014 | 4:27 PM EST
Market starts the week with all indices ending up as the S&P posts 46th new high of the year. Apple (AAPL) also ends at all-time highs. Rents...
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Bret Jensen

 | Nov 24, 2014 | 9:30 AM EST

This black swan is one of my primary worries for 2015.

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Bret Jensen

 | Nov 24, 2014 | 9:23 AM EST
Good to be back in Miami after a week in Las Vegas. Market looks like it will open higher for the first day of the last trading week of November. A...
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Bret Jensen

 | Nov 21, 2014 | 11:00 AM EST
Just a few comments before I head to airport after eventful few days in Vegas. Market having a nice start to the day with expansion of QE efforts in...
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Bret Jensen

 | Nov 21, 2014 | 8:00 AM EST

The trend is increasingly positive.

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