TMFAleph1

Alex DUMORTIER

Alex Dumortier writes a twice-daily column covering topical subjects from a contrarian, value-oriented perspective; he also co-authored 'The Astonishing Collapse of MF Global'. He received his degree in Economics and Political Economy from Princeton University and began his career in the City of London. After having lived in several capital cities, Alex now resides in Washington, D.C.. When he is not reading or writing, Alex likes to run and practice Bikram yoga (a form of "hot" yoga.)

TMFAleph1’s Activity

Yesterday

NL

Article

TMFAleph1 published an article 4:00 PM

Shake Shack Inc's IPO Is Too Rich for My Blood

At $48, Shake Shack's shares look significantly overpriced

NL

Article

TMFAleph1 published an article 12:00 PM

Federal Reserve: The 1 Thing Investors Should Bank On

The path to higher interest rates could get bumpier for stock investors.

Tue Jan 27

NL

Article

TMFAleph1 published an article 5:00 PM

Bill Ackman Made His Investors $4.5 Billion Last Year -- Here's How

Bill Ackman's 2014 performance proves that a pricey market still contains undervalued stocks.

Mon Jan 26

NL

Article

TMFAleph1 published an article 10:00 AM

3 Reasons Not to Buy Into the Box, Inc. IPO

Box may be a high-growth company, but the stock looks like a risky bet.

Fri Jan 23

NL

Article

TMFAleph1 published an article 3:00 PM

Did One Bank Just Resuscitate Gold's Bull Market?

Gold has had a good start to the year, but long-term factors are less promising.

Thu Jan 22

NL

Article

TMFAleph1 published an article 10:21 AM

Is This Burger Worth Over a Half-Billion Dollars?

At the offering price, Shake Shack shares might not be as expensive as they appear.

NL

Article

TMFAleph1 published an article 10:00 AM

Did Twitter Inc. Just Trump Facebook Inc. in India?

Twitter's first Indian acquisition, ZipDial, makes a lot of sense

Wed Jan 14

NL

Article

TMFAleph1 published an article 10:39 AM

Bank Earnings: 3 Things Investors Need to Look For

How did the top five U.S. banks close out 2014?

Thu Jan 8

NL

Article

TMFAleph1 published an article 8:03 AM

The 3 Things Warren Buffett Requested From His "All-Stars"

Timeless lessons for Berkshire's top managers -- and everyone else.

Tue Jan 6

Special Ops Boards Post

TMFAleph1 replied to the Special Ops boards. 2:28 PM

Tue Dec 23

NL

Article

TMFAleph1 published an article 9:00 PM

Oil News: Saudis May Have Kickstarted Stocks' Volatility for 2015

OPEC changes tack on oil prices -- what that means for stock investors.

Wed Dec 17

NL

Article

TMFAleph1 published an article 5:49 PM

The Fed's High-Wire Act Straddles Two Trends

In a tricky environment, the market applauds the Fed's non-committal language

Mon Nov 3

Blog Post

TMFAleph1 added a blog post. 1:58 PM

Income Strategy: Create Your Own Stock Dividends

Income Strategy: Create Your Own Stock Dividends

NL

Article

TMFAleph1 published an article 1:00 PM

Income Strategy: Create Your Own Stock Dividends

Investors can use stock options to generate additional income from their portfolio

Thu Oct 23

Hidden Gems article.

TMFAleph1 published an update. 10:00 AM

Wed Oct 22

NL

Article

TMFAleph1 published an article 12:45 PM

MarketAxess Holdings Inc.: Wall Street Has Fourth-Quarter Results Wrong

MarketAxess's long-term growth story remains unimpaired

Tue Oct 21

NL

Article

TMFAleph1 published an article 4:00 PM

Verizon Communications Inc. Misses on Earnings, But That's Not What Matters

A penny miss on earnings doesn't dent Verizon's attractive qualities

Stock Advisor article.

TMFAleph1 published an update. 11:50 AM

NL

Article

TMFAleph1 published an article 9:30 AM

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Makes Its Case With an Earnings Beat

Valeant's third quarter results were convincing -- and well-received

Wed Oct 15

NL

Article

TMFAleph1 published an article 2:06 PM

Has the Stock Market Crash of 2014 Begun?

Recent stock market volatility may not be all it's cracked up to be.

Show More Activity ...

CAPS Stats & Trivia

CAPS Player Rating 95.11
Player Rank 3675 out of 75120
Score 4245.77
Score Change Today -71.69
Accuracy 52.61%
Active Picks 196
Total Picks 907
Best Pick XL (+388.32)
Worst Pick FCX (-207.17)
Average Score per Pick 4.68
Charms Earned 11
Highest Rated Favorite chk999
Go to TMFAleph1’s CAPS page

Boards Stats & Trivia

Three stars, 500 posts Old School Fool CAPS All Star
Board Posts 733
Recs Received 1283
People who have rec'd these posts 508
Recs to Posts Ratio (last 30 days) N/A
Threads Started 128
Threads Started Percentage 17.46 %
Most Frequent Board Motley Fool Inside Value
Very First Post ASP Potential (7/20/2000)
Percentage of Posts Rec'd 57.30 %
Show TMFAleph1’s 10 Latest Posts