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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 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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Bret Jensen

 | Oct 16, 2014 | 9:19 AM EDT
I am starting to forget what a normal day in the market looks like. It appears markets are going open big to the downside to begin trading this...
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Bret Jensen

 | Oct 15, 2014 | 1:30 PM EDT
The carnage in the market feels like it is getting out of hand here. Appears like some liquidation going on after the Abbvie (ABBV)/Shire (SHPG)...
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Bret Jensen

 | Oct 15, 2014 | 9:04 AM EDT
Looks like it is going to be another ugly day in the market, an occurrence that has been way to common recently. Oil continues to sell-off and I...
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Bret Jensen

 | Oct 14, 2014 | 12:17 PM EDT
Market finally gets a snap back rally after several days of deep declines. Let's see if equities can hold or add to these gains by end of day given...
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Bret Jensen

 | Oct 14, 2014 | 11:00 AM EDT

I have opened small posiitons in JPMorgan Chase and American Airlines.

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