Independent Investment Manager and Publisher
Location: P.O. Box 790, Bend, OR, United States
Phone: 541-389-3345
Contributor's Links: The Felder Report

Jesse has been managing money for over 20 years. He began his professional career at Bear, Stearns & Co. and later co-founded a multi-billion-dollar hedge fund firm headquartered in Santa Monica, California. Today he works with a select group of clients at Felder & Company, LLC in Bend, ... more

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Approaching A Long-Term Buy Signal For Gold Amid Short-Term Crosscurrents
Over the past few months, gold has been on a tear. The combination of weakening stock prices and strengthening gold prices could soon trigger a long-term buy signal for the latter and sell signal for the former.
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Why Value’s Long Slog May Finally Have Ended (Along With The Bull Market)
Value is now cheaper than it has ever been relative to growth – even more so than in March of 2000 at the peak of the dotcom mania, which is saying something.
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What The Historic Plunge In Yields Means For Bonds And Gold
Nominal long-term interest rates recently fell at their fastest annual rate in at least 50 years so it might be optimistic to think they will continue to fall much further.
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The (Not So) Fantastic Four
To me, the parabolic move in “McBaM” from 2016 to 2018 was representative of the breadth of overvaluation in the broader stock market.
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Bonds Are The New FANG
It looks like the frenzy in the bond market has gone a bit too far once again and investors are taking on more risk here, in “risk-free” Treasury bonds, than they know.
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Why ‘Don’t Fight The Fed’ Is Taking On A Whole New Meaning
The Fed is going to cut the funds rate today not because the economic data justify it or even because they want to try to prop up asset prices in supporting the “wealth effect.”
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STOCKS I FOLLOW

AAPL Apple Inc.
AGG iShares Trust - iShares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond ETF
DD E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (DuPont)
DIA SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average
GS Goldman Sachs Group Inc.
PFE Pfizer Inc.
QQQ PowerShares QQQ Trust Series 1
SDS ProShares UltraShort S&P500
SPY SPDR S&P 500
T AT&T Inc.
TBT ProShares UltraShort Lehman 20+ Year Treasury ETF
TLT iShares Lehman 20+ Year Treasury Bond Fund
TWM ProShares UltraShort Russell2000
UUP PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish Fund
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‘The Most Attractive Buying Opportunity Of Our Lifetimes’
We can react to the financial crash as victims do, with shock or fear, or we can view it as the greatest of investors do, as a rare opportunity. I strongly believe that the latter mindset must be the primary focus.

Work Experience

Publisher
The Felder Report
May 2005 - Present (14 years 7 months)
Started in 2005, The Felder Report is a collection of Jesse's contrarian thoughts and opinions related to the capital markets and more. It is intended to educate and inform investors, from novice to professional. The Felder Report Premium is published weekly. Subscription rates are $250 per year or $25 per month.
Founder
Felder & Company, LLC
March 2000 - Present (19 years 10 months)
Felder & Company, LLC was founded by Jesse Felder in 2000 with a clear vision of creating an 'extended family office,' an exclusive client base whose best interests are of paramount importance to the firm. At Felder & Company we understand that our overriding purpose is to manage the portfolios in our care with two prerogatives: protection of principal and long-term growth. Our investment philosophy is firmly grounded in traditional “value investing,” derived from the school of Benjamin Graham
Co-Founder, Vice President & Head Trader
Aletheia Research & Management, Inc.
November 1997 - March 2000 (2 years 5 months)
Assistant Portfolio Manager
Bear, Stearns & Co., Inc.
January 1997 - November 1997 (11 months)

Education

University of San Diego
Bachelor of Arts
1992 / 1996
Literature

Publications

Fire Wall Street: Empower Yourself and Become Your Own Financial Adviser
Jesse Felder
CreateSpace
03/01/2012
Have you ever wondered why you own the investments in your retirement account? Or what they even really are? Or if you're really getting what you're paying for from your financial adviser? This simple guide explains why the vast majority of individual investors would do far better to fire their financial advisers and details precisely how simple it is for anyone to take control of their financial future.
The Felder Report - Taking The Financial Road Less Traveled
Jesse Felder
Jesse Felder
Started in 2005, The Felder Report is a collection of Jesse Felder’s contrarian thoughts and opinions related to the capital markets and more intended to educate and inform investors, from novice to professional.