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

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

Here Come the GDP Downgrades Real Money Pro($)

As i mentioned earlier, here come the 3Q real GDP downgrades.

Chicago PMI Bounces Back Real Money Pro($)

Back to close to a four-year high.

Adding to TBF Real Money Pro($)

I am adding ProShares Short 20+ Treasury (TBF) at $27.20 now.

Threat Levels Real Money Pro($)

Interesting that the British are raising threat levels and we are not.

Weaker PCE Real Money Pro($)

That will hit real GDP expectations.
| Aug 29, 2014
| 9:34 AM EDT
Hearing Prime Minister Cameron speaking at 2:45 London time on heightened terror threat.
| Aug 29, 2014
| 9:25 AM EDT
Via Zero Hedge: U.K. Terror Threat Level Raised to Severe From Substantial       *DECISIO...

Best Ideas Update on TBF Real Money Pro($)

Here's my logic and outlook on TBF.

From The Street of Dreams Real Money Pro($)

Samsung cut.

DAX Holds Hands with S&P Real Money Pro($)

The German DAX and S&P futures are moving in lock step this morning.

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