Brian Peery is a co-portfolio manager for Hennessy Funds and co-manages the Focus 30 Fund (HFTFX).
Areas of Expertise: portfolio management, investments, trading
Brian Peery has nearly 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, having held institutional sales, trading, research and analyst positions. Brian began his financial career at a boutique investment research shop working as an equities analyst and went on to manage research and trading for a full service brokerage firm. Brian has been with Hennessy Funds since 2002, where he has served on the Investment and Research Committee and held roles as the director of sales and director of research. Today, Brian is the co-portfolio manager for the entire family of Hennessy Cornerstone Funds. Brian’s strength as a money manager lies in his commitment to quantitative, formula-based investing. Having done extensive back-testing of various investment formulas, Brian understands the importance of non-emotional investing and adhering to a disciplined, repeatable stock selection process. Brian enjoys utilizing his technical trading expertise to benefit Hennessy Funds’ shareholders. Brian holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Richmond (VA).
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The co-manager of a top-performing mid-cap mutual fund explains how a quantitative process leads to better stock selection and portfolio management.
September 2012 | Journal