Charles Sizemore
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Editor, Macro Trend Investor

Charles Lewis Sizemore, CFA, is the chief investment officer of the investment firm Sizemore Capital Management.

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Recent Articles

International REITs: Invest in Spain and Ireland

Sep. 16, 2014, 10:08 am EDT – International REITs give great access to the recovering Spanish and Irish markets, presenting an opportunity for high yield abroad. More 

A Budweiser, SABMiller Mega-Beer Marriage? Not Going to Happen

Sep. 16, 2014, 8:46 am EDT – SABMiller tried to buy rival Heineken as a way of thwarting an Anheuser-Busch InBev takeover attempt. Why the sudden beer merger mania? More 

Japan: Apocalypse Now or Apocalypse Later?

Sep. 15, 2014, 6:00 am EDT – The yen is doomed. Japan's fiscal position and imploding demographics suggest the yen is well on its way to zero. More 

Bet Against the ‘Smart Money’

Sep. 12, 2014, 8:26 am EDT – The smart money can be as guilty as the rest of us when it comes to herding and groupthink. Here are some contrarian plays for the rest of 2014. More 

Don’t Turn Your Nose Up at Discover Financial Services (DFS)

Sep. 4, 2014, 5:45 am EDT – Discover Financial Services (DFS) is the most attractively priced credit card stock at the same time its Discover card is catching up to the competition. More 

Apple’s Mobile Payments: Who Wins, Who Loses?

Sep. 2, 2014, 2:54 pm EDT – Apple is reportedly launching a mobile payments system. What will this mean for AAPL stock and for Visa and MasterCard? More 

The 5 Biggest Geopolitical Situations to Watch Right Now

Sep. 2, 2014, 6:00 am EDT – Let’s take a look at the world’s major geopolitical situations today and handicap any potential investment risks. We'll also look for potential opportunities. More 

iBillionaire – What Do Hedge Fund Geniuses Like Right Now?

Aug. 28, 2014, 1:55 pm EDT – iBillionaire's latest rebalancing reflects hedge funds' interest in consumer discretionaries and tech right now. More 

Back-to-School Shopping: Who’s on Your Kid’s Backpack?

Aug. 27, 2014, 8:08 am EDT – Demographics play a role in the surge of back-to-school buying -- kids buying up Hello Kitty and Transformers are part of the biggest birth year in U.S. history. More 

Russian Countersanctions – Are Your Stocks at Risk?

Aug. 26, 2014, 2:12 pm EDT – Western sanctions and Russian countersanctions are creating an economic crossfire. What companies are caught in the middle? More