Tip #1: Don’t constantly check your portfolio.
Tip #2: Ignore the media messengers.
Tip #3: Be an investor, not a trader.
Guest: Vitaliy Katsenelson is the CEO of Investment Management Associates, Inc in the USA, a firm he’s been with since 1997.
Vitaliy was born and raised in Murmansk, Russia (north of the Arctic Circle) and immigrated to the US in 1991. He completed his undergraduate and graduate degrees at the University of Colorado. While completing his masters, he also studied for the CFA exams and received his CFA Charter in 2000. Vitaliy started teaching investing to undergraduates at the University of Colorado in 2001 until 2007. He has authored two books: Active Value Investing, The Little Book of Sideways Markets, and is currently working on his third – The Intellectual Investor. He has written articles for TheStreet.com, Christian Science Monitor, Businessweek, Kiplinger’s, Barron’s and many others. He also writes articles on his own website – the ContrarianEdge where he talks about a wide range of subjects.
Vitaliy is married with three children.