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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

 | Oct 21, 2014 | 9:02 AM EDT
Looks like equities could have their second up day in a row to start the trading week as earnings reports are coming in better than expected overall...
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Bret Jensen

 | Oct 20, 2014 | 4:29 PM EDT
Solid opening day to trading week for a change as indices across the board as even the DJIA manages to end up despite big slide in IBM Corporation (...
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Bret Jensen

 | Oct 20, 2014 | 12:00 PM EDT
Market is having pretty good in spite of IBM Corporation (IBM) big decline due to revenue miss. Interesting call by the Conference Board who sees...
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Bret Jensen

 | Oct 20, 2014 | 9:34 AM EDT
IBM Corporation (IBM) dominating earnings chatter after disappointing badly with results after moving earnings up to before the bell from its...
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Bret Jensen

 | Oct 20, 2014 | 9:00 AM EDT

This, and not the Ebola headlines, is what investors should truly be concerned about.

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Bret Jensen

 | Oct 17, 2014 | 11:49 AM EDT
It has been awhile since we have seen this level of green arrows in the market. Up volume is swamping down volume as market posts solid rally off...
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Bret Jensen

 | Oct 17, 2014 | 9:19 AM EDT
Market looks ready to build on its late rally yesterday as central banks continue to provide soothing words to investors including less hawkish...
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Bret Jensen

 | Oct 17, 2014 | 8:35 AM EDT

Of course, I remain concerned about the massive impact that central bankers' words continue to have.

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Bret Jensen

 | Oct 16, 2014 | 12:02 PM EDT
Nice bounce back from early lows today. Was able to pick up some more shares on Gilead Sciences (GILD) near day's lows but missed doing same on...
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Bret Jensen

 | Oct 16, 2014 | 10:00 AM EDT

I'm taking the emotions out of my trading.

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