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T.J. Hayes is Founder, Chairman and Managing Member of Great Hill Capital, LLC (a long/short equity manager based in New York City).  He started Hedge Fund Tips as a platform to share actionable insights, tips and research for investors/traders to ... more


Stock Market (and Sentiment Results)…
A review of the stock market and the economy.
Hedge Fund Tips: When It Rains It Pours ...
A new “weapon of mass destruction” is coming (this time it’s good news)...
Hedge Fund Tips: The Drake "Toosie Slide" Stock Market
In this week's Podcast/VideoCast stock market commentary, we cover why the stock market has made limited progress over the past 53 days and economic recovery data.
Hedge Fund Tips - Who Was Really The Dumb Money?
The narrative this week was that Retail Investors got it all wrong. The data tells a different story...
Hedge Fund Tips - The Chase Is On ...
Episode 33. Which stocks outperform coming out of recessions? What happens when the yield curve steepens this quickly? What has to happen for the rally to continue?
The Morgan Wallen “Chasin’ You” Stock Market (And Sentiment Results)
Chasing you like a shot of whiskey Burning going down, burning going down…


Latest Comments
The Taylor Swift “Bad Blood” Energy Market (and Sentiment Results)
6 months ago

Thanks Ayelet. Appreciate it!

In this article: OXY, XOP
AAII Sentiment Survey Results: Know When To Hold ‘Em
9 months ago

I agree, not causal - coincident. But given the premature move, there will have to be continuous noise in the coming weeks to justify the initial action.

Is 3 Quarters Of Negative Earnings Bad News?
9 months ago

Hi Gary. Thanks for your comment. I addressed this point (and the lagged effect of tightening/loosening) in the second to last paragraph. Hope that helps. T.J.

AAII Sentiment Survey Results: Getting Up There…
11 months ago

You're welcome

In this article: SPY
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Work Experience

Chairman and Managing Member
Great Hill Capital, LLC
January 2015 - Present (5 years 7 months)

Long/Short Equity Strategy for accredited investors and qualified institutions.
Responsible for generating investment ideas and managing portfolio.
Produce monthly investment report to clients summarizing core portfolio positions.

Commodity/Equity Research Consultant
Cornwall Capital Management, LP
January 2013 - January 2015 (2 years 1 month)

Firm predicted the 2008 credit crisis (featured in Michael Lewis’ Book/Movie, “The Big Short”)
Offered position after generating 500% return short trade (long puts) on Soybeans late summer/fall 2012.
Responsible for generating actionable investment ideas/trades (Commodities, Equities, Currencies) with derivatives expression.

Patent Development Corp – Chief Operating Officer
Wright Investors’ Service Holdings f/k/a National
February 2011 - January 2013 (2 years)

$27mm public cash shell controlled through fund at Bedford Oak Advisors, LLC (Bedford Oak owned ~33% of common equity outstanding). Mario Gabelli (Chairman & CEO of GAMCO, Ticker: GBL) owned ~13%. Dr. Phillip Frost (Fmr. Chairman of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Ticker: TEVA) owned ~10%.
Charged with responsibility to analyze and restructure shell – over two years – through managing sale of non-core assets.
Sourced, negotiated and signed up deal.

Managing Director
Bedford Oak Advisors, LLC
January 2009 - January 2013 (4 years 1 month)

Responsible for generating investment ideas for portfolio and co-managing fund positions/business.


Columbia University
Bachelor of Arts
Class of 2001