Christopher Versace

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Christopher Versace is the Portfolio Manager of the Thematic Growth Portfolio at Fabian Wealth Strategies, as well as the editor of both the long-only "PowerTrend Profits" investment newsletter and "PowerTrader" trading service that utilizes strategies combining stocks, ETFs and options. Versace uses a proprietary thematic investing perspective that ties in economics, demographics, psychographics, technology and more to determine investment candidates, while also sidestepping companies vulnerable to thematic change.Expand

Versace is also the host of PowerTalk, a weekly podcast that features conversations with public and private management teams, as well as other thought leaders, for the benefit of both individual and institutional investors. These conversations aim to get behind the scenes with such guests as Steve Forbes, Donald Rumsfeld and the CEOs of Smith & Wesson and Cato, among others.

Versace was previously the portfolio manager of Agile Capital Management, which combined a hedged investment mandate and a thematic investing framework. He also previously served as senior vice president, equity research at Friedman Billings Ramsey, where he covered the mobile phone industry and component technologies. Versace was also an analyst at Donaldson Lufkin Jenrette, as well as Salomon Brothers.

Versace is a contributor to Forbes.com and a frequent guest on "Live from The Washington Times with Andy Parks," in addition to other radio and television programs. He earned bachelor's degrees in economics and mathematics from Fairfield University before earning an MBA in finance from Fordham University.Collapse

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Christopher Versace

 | May 12, 2015 | 8:00 AM EDT

Pullback presents an opportunity for key tech supplier.

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Christopher Versace

 | May 11, 2015 | 1:00 PM EDT

A drop in shipments presents investment opportunities.

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Christopher Versace

 | May 5, 2015 | 9:00 AM EDT

Fears of a slowdown in U.S. stocks abound, so try these markets.

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Christopher Versace

 | May 4, 2015 | 9:00 AM EDT

Safety regulations will create a new demand cycle.

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Christopher Versace

 | Apr 30, 2015 | 1:00 PM EDT

This is in spite of income problems reflected in reports.

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Christopher Versace

 | Apr 28, 2015 | 9:00 AM EDT

It looks like the S&P 500's upside trend is capped. 

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Christopher Versace

 | Apr 27, 2015 | 11:10 AM EDT

That didn't happen, but I expect Cook to be upbeat if not outright bullish.

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Christopher Versace

 | Apr 26, 2015 | 4:28 PM EDT
What I find even stranger is the inability to put the Apple Watch on even when you are in an Apple Store! I was in one last night checking out the...
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Christopher Versace

 | Apr 26, 2015 | 1:30 PM EDT

And why I think it's time to get into IBM.

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Christopher Versace

 | Apr 24, 2015 | 3:00 PM EDT

Nokia's misguided ideas include buying Alcatel and hoping to re-enter the mobile phone market.

Market looks like it could build on yesterday's selloff as futures are pointing to slightl...
Chinese markets jumped today as the regulators in China attempted to stem the free-fall in...
I have potential support and timing for a low in AAPL....What I don't have just yet is a b...
Had the CEO in studio today -- continue to be very impressed by how he and his team are ap...

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