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Doug Kass is the president of Seabreeze Partners Management Inc.Expand

Until 1996, he was senior portfolio manager at Omega Advisors, a $6 billion investment partnership. Before that he was executive senior vice president and director of institutional equities of First Albany Corporation and JW Charles/CSG. He also was a General Partner of Glickenhaus & Co., and held various positions with Putnam Management and Kidder, Peabody. Kass received his bachelor's from Alfred University, and received a master's of business administration in finance from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School in 1972. He co-authored "Citibank: The Ralph Nader Report" with Nader and the Center for the Study of Responsive Law and currently serves as a guest host on CNBC's "Squawk Box."Collapse

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Doug Kass

 | Feb 24, 2017 | 9:06 AM EST
These boots (circa 1950) are made for shorting! …
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Doug Kass

 | Feb 24, 2017 | 8:45 AM EST
The yield on the 30-year U.S. note has slipped under 3.0%. Sell financials and consider the economic growth message. …
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Doug Kass

 | Feb 24, 2017 | 8:33 AM EST
Berenberg downgraded Goldman Sachs (GS) to Sell, saying its valuation looks stretched. The brokerage believes all the…
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Doug Kass

 | Feb 24, 2017 | 7:35 AM EST
Gold: The price of the precious metal is up another $5.30 to $1.256 per ounce. SPDR Gold Shares (GLD) is at $119.70 in premarket trading, up $11.50 since late December.  Bonds: Yields are another two basis points lower. The 10-year U.S. note yield is 2.37%. (Look for possible profit trading in banks, insurance and brokers - I am!) Did I mention the European Union nations (France, Netherlands, Italy and Eastern Europe) continue to face political and other headwinds? Check out
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Doug Kass

 | Feb 24, 2017 | 7:10 AM EST
"Yesterday all my troubles seemed so far away. Now it looks as though they're here to stay. Oh, I believe in…
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Doug Kass

 | Feb 23, 2017 | 2:51 PM EST
I wanted to close the day with one final thought.   I continue to feel that the overall market may very well (step-by-step) rise…
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Doug Kass

 | Feb 23, 2017 | 2:31 PM EST
I have a lot to do after the close for my West Coast trip so there will be no "Takeaways" today. A heads up!…
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Doug Kass

 | Feb 23, 2017 | 2:11 PM EST
"...Because for years I thought what was good for our country was good for General Motors, and vice versa." -- Charles Wilson, president of…
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Doug Kass

 | Feb 23, 2017 | 1:43 PM EST
Watch the shares of U.S. Steel (X)  -- down 10% or $4 on the day.  As I expressed earlier, the lack of…
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Doug Kass

 | Feb 23, 2017 | 1:35 PM EST
From the sublime to the ridiculous... The price target of Tesla (TSLA) has been lowered to $375 (!) from $500 by…

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