Currently the editor of "The Biotech Forum," Bret Jensen was chief investment strategist for Simplified Asset Management (S.A.M.), a small long/short hedge fund based in Miami, from 2008-2011. The fund was in the 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). Prior to this, he spent a decade as technology director of a Fortune 100 firm.Expand

Jensen has been a top-5%-ranked financial analyst and blogger since 2013, according to TipRanks. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from Arizona State University.

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| Feb 12, 2016
| 12:26 PM EST
Rally showing some legs as we approached mid-day. Consumer doesn't look like recession is coming. Retail sal...
The market looks like it is expecting a significant domestic contraction in 2016, but I don't see it.
| Feb 12, 2016
| 9:14 AM EST
Nice to see big green arrows in pre-market futures pointing to big up opening. Let's see if market can hold t...
| Feb 11, 2016
| 12:40 PM EST
Just an ugly market right now. Financials getting hit hard as the ten year treasury plunges to under 1.6% - w...
| Feb 11, 2016
| 10:07 AM EST
Another rocky start to another day of trading. Agree with Doug Kass, biotech getting very oversold. Big Biot...
The sooner the Fed recognizes reality, the better off the economy and the markets.
| Feb 10, 2016
| 12:38 PM EST
Markets still in green across the board but hard to call this a "conviction" rally. Nice to see the bourses i...
| Feb 10, 2016
| 11:15 AM EST
Markets up on some more dovish comments about future rate hikes from Yellen, but have given up a good portion ...
| Feb 09, 2016
| 1:12 PM EST
I must have missed the memo that said there would be no sustained rallies in the first quarter of 2016...:-) M...
| Feb 09, 2016
| 10:09 AM EST
Stocks rebound from early losses after Japan turns in 5% loss overnight and Asia weak. Nice to see the bounce ...

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$185.80 Exhausted and a long weekend. Column up shortly Sold some IWM as well.
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