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David Katz is the president and chief investment officer of Matrix Asset Advisors, which he co-founded in 1986. Prior to co-founding Matrix, he worked at Management Asset Corp. in the research and portfolio management areas. At Matrix, Katz chairs the Investment Policy Committee.Expand

Katz is a CFA charterholder who appears frequently as a guest on CNBC, Bloomberg Television and Radio and WCBS-AM in New York. He graduated summa cum laude from Union College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics. He received a Master of Business Administration degree, with a concentration in finance, from New York University Graduate School of Business in 1987, graduating with distinction. His numerous works on value investing earned him various awards and distinctions at the undergraduate and graduate levels.Collapse

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David Katz

 | Oct 23, 2014 | 9:00 AM EDT

If you have conviction about a company, don't be afraid to pull the trigger.

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David Katz

 | Oct 22, 2014 | 9:45 AM EDT
Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) reported strong earnings of $1.71 , 2 cents above consensus expectations. The company also reiterated full year...
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David Katz

 | Oct 21, 2014 | 12:30 PM EDT

Investing during a mid-term election can offer large returns.

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David Katz

 | Oct 17, 2014 | 10:00 AM EDT

There is a disconnect between stock prices and intrinsic value.

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David Katz

 | Oct 14, 2014 | 12:30 PM EDT

There may be a wave of consolidation.

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David Katz

 | Oct 10, 2014 | 10:00 AM EDT

A separate future may be brighter than a combined one.

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David Katz

 | Oct 10, 2014 | 9:08 AM EDT
Keeping with the theme that good news is being ignored which creates an opportunity once the dust settles; we think it's worthwhile to play Corning...
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David Katz

 | Oct 10, 2014 | 7:46 AM EDT
For the short term the market sell-off has taken on a life of its own. Good news is ignored and bad news is very bad news. Symantec announced two...
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David Katz

 | Oct 7, 2014 | 2:30 PM EDT

Corporate activism should continue to be a positive for stock prices.

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David Katz

 | Oct 6, 2014 | 11:24 AM EDT
If you liked Corning (GLW) Friday, you should like it a lot more today. Whether or not GTAT continues as an ongoing operating entity (we don't have...
GS has cleared the important hurdle on the way up which increases the odds for an eventual...
A good quarterly report has sent shares of Calamos Asset Management (CLMS) sharply higher....
Electronics distributor Ingram Micro (IM) reported better than 16% growth in its Q3 sendin...

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