Bret Jensen

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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 25, 2015 | 10:25 AM EDT
Market is recapturing over half of its gains from yesterday's debacle. Trigger for rally is announcement by Chinese they are cutting interest rates...
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Bret Jensen

 | Aug 24, 2015 | 4:02 PM EDT
Haven't seen a day like this in the market in quite some time. Going to be a lot of traders/investors watching Asia tonight. Carnage everywhere....
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Bret Jensen

 | Aug 24, 2015 | 11:39 AM EDT
One of the stranger days in the market in years. Dow plunges over 1,000 points to start the trading week? Huge move of VIX to over 50 in morning....
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Bret Jensen

 | Aug 24, 2015 | 9:00 AM EDT

It could be time to deploy some of your dry powder.

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Bret Jensen

 | Aug 24, 2015 | 7:26 AM EDT
Let's open the week with that understatement. Global bourses are getting hammered today as Shanghai posts its worst one day lost since 2007...
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Bret Jensen

 | Aug 21, 2015 | 1:59 PM EDT
Almost as the market collectively has started to wake up suddenly and discovered there are a lot of headwinds in the current environment. China...
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Bret Jensen

 | Aug 21, 2015 | 11:00 AM EDT

Holding larger cash positions is the way to go in a market with poor fundamentals.

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Bret Jensen

 | Aug 20, 2015 | 1:00 PM EDT

Key collaboration deals with deeper-pocketed concerns can improve the odds of investment success.

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Bret Jensen

 | Aug 20, 2015 | 9:11 AM EDT
Market looks like it will start the day on a down note as oil struggles to hold $40 a barrel and China falls more than three percent overnight....
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Bret Jensen

 | Aug 19, 2015 | 8:17 AM EDT
Nice to see better than expected top and bottom results for Target (TGT) and American Eagle (AEO). Maybe some of that gasoline "tax cut" is finally...

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