Mark R. Hake

Mark R. Hake

Mark R. Hake, CFA is a financial analyst and entrepreneur. He has been a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) for 27 years and has owned his own investment management and investment research firms that focused on value stocks, both in the U.S. and overseas. Presently he authors the Total Yield Value Guide, which is a Marketplace service on Seeking Alpha. He also invests in public and private equities and has acted as CFO and Chief Strategy Officer for several fin-tech and software companies. Mr. Hake lives in Scottsdale, AZ, where he enjoys the sun, poker, counting cards and memorizing Bach piano concertos in his free time.

Recent Articles

Microsoft’s Cash Flow and Dividends Will Push Its Stock Higher

Microsoft's fast-growing cash flow and dividends will push shares higher. MSFT stock is worth $309 per share, or about 49% higher than today.

Stay Away From Hertz Stock Since It Is Very Likely Worthless

Stay away from Hertz stock since it is very likely worthless. HTZ stock will not survive the outcome of its Chapter 11 bankruptcy as creditors are still fighting among themselves.

Nvidia’s Using Nosebleed-Valued Stock to Pay for SoftBank’s Chip Unit

Avoid NVDA stock which still trades at nosebleed valuation levels. Nvidia has been able to use its high-priced stock for up to 70% of the purchase price of Softbank's ARM chip unit.

This Bud’s Not for You While Debt Swallows Free Cash Flow

This Bud's not for you. BUD stock will likely tread water a while until higher free cash flow reduces the debt pile after its recent spike.

Undervalued Wells Fargo Stock Has a Big Comeback Brewing

Wells Fargo stock looks like a bargain here selling below tangible book value. Wells Fargo stock is worth at least 44% more than today, given its discount to tangible book value and other value metrics.