Aug 21, 2012
60: Jackass Investing: Don't Do It. Profit From
Volatility Review: NASDAQ overview over the last
month, since our last show. How low can the vol go? A buyers
Volatility Viewpoint: Today's guest is Mike Dever,
Founder and CEO of Brandywine Asset Management, and author of
Jackass Investing: Don't Do It. Profit From It. He starts with his
unique approach to volatility. Is it possible, given such broad
correlation among asset classes, to be able to really diversify?
The book says you can increase returns, while reducing risk at the
same time. Is this preaching the wisdom of using derivatives? The
"loser's concept." What does he say to readers who are concerned
about the current state of regulation and oversight in options and
Crystal Ball: Looking ahead for the next
month for NASDAQ vol and VIX.