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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| Jul 07, 2015
| 2:56 PM EDT
Huge reversal as S&P and Dow Jones now up after big early losses. Think investors will have to get used t...
China is an even bigger worry than Greece.
| Jul 07, 2015
| 8:05 AM EDT
Equities have given up most of the initial pop indicated by early pre-market futures over last hour. Investor...
| Jul 06, 2015
| 12:36 PM EDT
Markets having much better day than futures would have indicated. Investors should be patient here, there are...
| Jul 06, 2015
| 9:27 AM EDT
The morning is going to be dominated by the ramifications by the No vote in Greece over the weekend. I would ...
The third quarter is off to a rollicking start.
| Jul 05, 2015
| 3:09 PM EDT
Well it looks like Greece has voted no in its referendum and done so overwhelmingly. I have been saying for w...
| Jul 02, 2015
| 12:55 PM EDT
Market sliding as we go deeper into the trading day. Wouldn't be surprised if investors don't want to be "ris...
Tanker-car maker replaces Chicago Bridge on my Best Ideas list.
| Jul 02, 2015
| 9:31 AM EDT
Market is set to open slightly higher after okay Jobs Report. Amazing labor participation rate still falling ...

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