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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

 | Jan 31, 2015 | 12:00 PM EST

The financial version will affect global equity markets.

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Bret Jensen

 | Jan 30, 2015 | 4:22 PM EST
Ugly end to a challenging week as stocks post around three percent declines for the opening month of 2015. Oil was not a driver behind decline for...
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Bret Jensen

 | Jan 30, 2015 | 12:09 PM EST
Market slightly down despite the boost Amazon (AMZN) is giving the NASDAQ. Biotech also continues to be a strong performer in January. Big earnings...
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Bret Jensen

 | Jan 30, 2015 | 7:23 AM EST
Markets set to resume its downward trend this week after yesterday's rally based on early futures. Google (GOOGL) becomes the latest large cap taking...
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Bret Jensen

 | Jan 29, 2015 | 12:33 PM EST
Market slightly down as oil continues to fail to find a floor and now under $44 a share. Should be interesting how equities end today after two big...
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Bret Jensen

 | Jan 29, 2015 | 9:46 AM EST

I am adding allocation to healthcare.

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Bret Jensen

 | Jan 29, 2015 | 7:07 AM EST
Early futures pointing to an early gain after two days of deep declines in the market. The oil plunge continues to have impacts. Sasol(SSL)has...
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Bret Jensen

 | Jan 28, 2015 | 11:48 AM EST
Does not say much for the tenor of the market when equities give up early gains on back of Apple's (AAPL) huge beat by midday. Equities currently...
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Bret Jensen

 | Jan 28, 2015 | 9:31 AM EST
Different tone today in the markets after yesterday's sell-off thanks to solid results from Boeing (BA), a spinoff announcement from Yahoo (YHOO) and...
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Bret Jensen

 | Jan 27, 2015 | 1:44 PM EST
Market recovering slightly from deep early losses, but indices still lower than where they began the day at. A couple of unloved sectors in 2014,...

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