Jim Collins is the Founding Partner of Portfolio Guru. Collins researches small stocks in his newsletter, MicroCap Guru, and uses income-investing principles to manage money for individuals on a fee-only, separately-managed account basis.
Previously, Collins spent 10 years as an equity analyst in New York and London covering the automotive sector for Lehman Brothers, Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette and UBS. He holds an A.B. in Economics and History from Duke University and has completed the academic requirements for the CFA designation.
Recent Articles By The Author
I've got some ideas for stocks -- including Exxon -- that will actually help your portfolio.
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But you'll be dealing with exchange rates, local elections, and all manner of other externalities.
The market's eyes have been averted from real returns yet again.
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