James Mack
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James Mack has worked and been intricately involved in the financial markets for a decade-and-a-half. He started his career with Morgan Stanley and has more recently managed assets at a small hedge fund, focused on U.S.-based small-cap names, as well as fund due diligence, asset allocation, model creation and M&A analysis.

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Recent Articles

Natural Gas: Winner by Default?

Mar. 27, 2012, 1:42 pm EST – Smart, routine use of natural gas for transportation is still a long way away, but its prospects beat any other source you can name. More 

Apple at the Center of the Large-Cap Forest

Mar. 16, 2012, 8:27 am EST – Large-cap growth stocks are significantly outperforming their value counterparts this year -- and Apple (AAPL) has had a pretty loud say in it. More 

Earnings Season Has Become Meaningless

Jan. 30, 2012, 12:44 pm EST – Earnings no longer give an accurate and clear report of a company's condition, which hurts both companies and their investors. More 

IBM’s Rometty: CEO Succession Done Right

Jan. 6, 2012, 12:51 pm EST – New CEO Virginia (Ginni) M. Rometty is as much of a sure thing for IBM as it gets. Here's what makes her clearly qualified to lead Big Blue. More 

Why Stock Buybacks Are So Popular Now

Dec. 28, 2011, 8:15 am EST – Companies have eschewed spending on new hires, R&D, even dividends, and instead are buying back stock at a rapid clip. Here's why. More 

How to Profit From Oil’s Likely Rise in 2012

Dec. 23, 2011, 7:30 am EST – Forecasting oil prices is a crapshoot, but one company -- Brazil's Petrobras -- could do well no matter happens in Europe and the global economy. More